Dakota model tipi

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Description A Dakota model tipi, circa the mid- to late 19th century. The tipi is made of unpainted leather with pinked edges surrounding an interior structure composed of wooden rods.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 5 1/4 inches diameter
8 3/4 inches height
Nomenclature Model (representation)
Creation Made by (possibly): Magawasbewin
Made by Dakota Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Subjects Collected by: Whipple, Henry Benjamin
Made by Dakota Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Indian. Models and Miniatures
Dates Creation: Approximately 1860 - Approximately 1901
(Date range based on time Bishop Whipple spent in Minnesota working for various government commissions for Indian Affairs)
Credit Line Gift of the Sibley House Association of the Minnesota Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 1849

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