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Pipestone/catlinite tablet
Description Rectangular pipestone tablet incised with floral sprigs and a perched bird with the date, 9-21-97, featured at center.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 11 inches length
2 1/2 inches width
3/8 inches thickness
Nomenclature Carving (visual work)
Creation Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Subjects Collected by: Whipple, Bishop Henry Benjamin
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Household. Decoration & Ornament. Table & Shelf Ornaments
Indian. Art
Dates Use: Not later than 1897
Credit Line Gift of the Sibley House Association of the Minnesota Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 1528