Dakota pipestone paper knife

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Titles Dakota pipestone paper knife
Description A Dakota paper knife carved from red pipestone, circa the late 19th or early 20th century. A paper label affixed to the handle reads "CHAS. H. BENNETT, Pharmacist / Bennett Bldg., Pipestone, Minn. / PAPER KNIFE / made by Dakota Sioux Indians".
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 9 1/4 inches length
1 1/8 inches height
3/8 inches depth
Nomenclature letter opener
Materials catlinite
Creation Made by: Dakota Indians
Subjects Collected by: Bennett, Charles Henry
Used in: Pipestone, Pipestone County, Minnesota, United States
Indian. Art
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1880 - Not later than 1905
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 2876.E307.3 (Accession Number)

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