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Dakota copper bracelets
Description Pair of bracelets made from copper wire apparently rolled through a press, giving them a "beaded" appearance on the top surface. Sides and underside are smooth or flat. The bracelets were reportedly worn by Dakota Indians. The donor's father, Colonel Henry L. Carver was an early quarter master at Fort Snelling.
Quantity 2 items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 2 5/8 inches width A - width is at widest point
2 1/4 inches depth A - depth is at deepest dimension
2 1/4 inches width B - width is at widest point
2 inches depth B - depth is at deepest dimension
Nomenclature Bracelet (jewelry)
Subjects Carver, Honorable Mr. Henry Ladd
Minnesota Historical Society, Historic Fort Snelling
Used by Dakota Indians
Used in Minnesota, United States
Fur trade--Minnesota.
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Adornment
Dates Use: Not later than 10/1946
Received by D.A.R. in October, 1946.
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 2457.A,B