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Carved pipestone candlestick
A pipestone candlestick with incised floral motif in low relief, possibly Dakota, circa the mid- to late 19th century.
Content Category: artifacts
11 3/8 inches height
4 inches width (base)
3 3/4 inches depth (base)
Made by (possibly): Dakota Indians
Made in: Minnesota, United States
Collected by: Whipple, Henry Benjamin
Indian. Tools & Equipment. Heating & Lighting
Creation: Approximately 1860 - Approximately 1901 (Date range based on time Bishop Whipple spent in Minnesota working for various government commissions for Indian Affairs)
Gift of the Sibley House Association of the Minnesota Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution
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1785 (Accession Number)