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Pipestone horseshoe shaped paperweight
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Description A pipestone horseshoe shaped paperweight, possibly Dakota, decorated with carvings of four leaf clovers, circa the mid- to late 19th century.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 4 inches length
3 1/4 inches width
5/8 inches thickness
Nomenclature Carving (visual work)
Creation Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made in (possibly) Minnesota, United States
Subjects Owned/used by: Whipple, Bishop Henry Benjamin
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made in (possibly) Minnesota, United States
Indian. Art
Office Equipment & Supplies. Desk Accessories. Paperweights
Dates Discovery: Approximately 1860 - Approximately 1901

Credit Line Gift of the Sibley House Association of the Minnesota Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 1579

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