Pipestone slab

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Description A roughly oval pipestone (catlinite) slab of about one foot in length and width, possibly Dakota quarried, circa the early 20th century or earlier. Its surface shows significant wear, including nicks, filings and abrasions.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 13 7/8 inches height
12 1/4 inches width
1/2 inches depth
Nomenclature Slab (flat object)
Creation Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Subjects Collected by: Bennett, Charles Henry
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Used in Pipestone, Pipestone County, Minnesota, United States
Indian. Raw Materials
Dates Creation: Not later than 1920

Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 3976.A2943.1

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