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Pipestone cross on stepped base

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Description A carved pipestone Latin cross with stepped base, possibly Dakota, circa the mid- to late 19th century.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 8 1/8 inches height cross
4 5/8 inches width cross
5/8 inches thickness cross
4 7/8 inches length base
1 1/8 inches height base
4 1/4 inches width base
Nomenclature Cross (visual work)
Creation Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made in (possibly) Minnesota, United States
Subjects Collected by: Whipple, Bishop Henry Benjamin
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made in (possibly) Minnesota, United States
Indian. Art
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 1786.A,B

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