Pipestone crucifix and base
1792.A-B

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Description A carved pipestone crucifix with square base, possibly Dakota, circa the mid- to late 19th century.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 3 5/16 inches height (1792.A, crucifix)
2 inches width (1792.A, crucifix)
3/8 inches depth (1792.A, crucifix)
3/4 inches height (1792.B, base)
2 1/4 inches width (1792.B, base)
1 7/8 inches depth (1792.B, base)
Nomenclature Cross (visual work)
Crucifix
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
Religion
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 1792.A,B

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