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Dakota pipestone horseshoe paperweight
A Dakota horseshoe paperweight carved from red pipestone, circa the late 19th or early 20th century. The horseshoe has lightly incised decorations on one side, and more deeply realistic carvings on the other. See PUID# 2871.E302.3 for a similar object that appears to be by the same maker.
Content Category: artifacts
4 3/4 inches length
3 3/4 inches width
3/8 inches depth
carving (visual work)
Made by: Dakota Indians
Collected by: Bennett, Charles Henry
Used in: Pipestone, Pipestone County, Minnesota, United States
Creation: Not earlier than 1880 - Not later than 1905
|Holding Type||3D Objects|
2871.E302.2 (Accession Number)