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Pipestone crucifix and base
1792.A-B
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 2 inches length .A crucifix
3 5/16 inches height .A crucifix
3/8 inches width .A crucifix
2 1/4 inches length .B base
3/4 inches height .B base
1 7/8 inches width .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
ID Number 1792.A,B
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