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Carved pipestone candlestick
1785, left
1785, right

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Description A pipestone candlestick with incised floral motif in low relief, possibly Dakota, circa the mid- to late 19th century.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 11 3/8 inches height
4 inches width base
3 3/4 inches depth base
Nomenclature Candleholder
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
Indian. Art
Indian. Tools & Equipment. Heating & Lighting
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
ID Number 1785
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