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Pipestone pipe bowl
An elbow style pipestone pipe bowl with lead inlay trim, in a square and parallelogram pattern, possibly Dakota, circa the mid- to late 19th century. A piece of paper note rolled up in bowl base reads: "Mr Whipple / from / Charly Good Thunder".
Content Category: artifacts
5 1/2 inches length (bowl)
2 7/8 inches height (bowl)
7/8 inches diameter (greatest diameter of bowl)
bowl (object component)
pipe (smoking equipment)
Made by: Oceti Sakowin
Made by (possibly): Dakota Indians
Made in (possibly): Minnesota, United States
Collected by: Whipple, Henry Benjamin
Presented by: Good Thunder, Charles Whipple
Indian. Ceremonial Artifacts. Smoking Equipment
Creation: Approximately 1860 - Approximately 1901 (Date range based on time Bishop Whipple spent in Minnesota working for various government commissions for Indian Affairs)
Minnesota Historical Society Collections, Gift of the Sibley House Association of the Minnesota Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
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1815 (Accession Number)