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Pipestone/catlinite carvings
Description (B) Horseshoe shaped pipestone carving with incised decorative borders and the words: Good Luck. Top surface has seven holes with 3 pegs, possibly a peg game. (C) Horseshoe shaped pipestone carving with decorative chamfered edges and incised markings. Originally served as a base to a carved pipestone horse head figure (now missing).
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 2 3/4 inches length .B
2 1/4 inches width .B
3/4 inches thickness .B
2 5/8 inches length .C
2 5/8 inches width .C
3/4 inches thickness .C
Nomenclature Carving (visual work)
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
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
ID Number 1795.B,C