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Dakota pipestone and wood cane
Description Wood walking stick carved with an overall floral motif and brightly painted. Handle is made of carved pipestone and tip is made of antler (est.).
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 35 inches length
1 9/16 inches width greatest width
2 1/4 inches circumference greatest circumference
Nomenclature Cane (walking stick)
Creation Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made in (possibly) Minnesota, United States
Subjects Collected by: Whipple, Bishop Henry Benjamin
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made in (possibly) Minnesota, United States
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Canes
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 1822