Dakota pipestone paperweight

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Titles Dakota pipestone paperweight
Description A Dakota pipestone paperweight, rectangular with beveled corners featuring a relief carving of a Latin cross, circa the mid- to late 19th century.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 6 1/4 inches length
4 1/4 inches width
3/4 inches thickness
Nomenclature paperweight
Materials catlinite
Creation Made by: Dakota Indians
Made in (possibly): Minnesota, United States
Subjects Collected by: Whipple, Henry Benjamin
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 x.1.462 (inventory Number)

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