Pipestone horseshoe shaped paperweights
1526.A-B, bottom
1526.A-B, top

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Description A pair of horseshoe shaped pipestone paperweights with decorative carvings of four leaf clovers, possibly Dakota, circa the mid- to late 19th century.
Quantity 2 items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 4 1/4 inches height (1526.A)
3 3/8 inches width (1526.A)
1/2 inches thickness (1526.A)
4 inches height (1526.B)
3 1/2 inches width (1526.B)
5/8 inches thickness (1526.B)
Nomenclature Paperweight
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. 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
Identifiers 1526.A,B

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