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Trade mirror
Description Handmade rectangular wood frame with a pierced hanging protrusion has a smooth inset rectangular surface for a glass mirror. Excavated near Mandan, N.D., perhaps from an abandoned Mandan Indian campsite along the Heart River.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 4.5 inches height
2.5 inches width
.5 inches depth
Nomenclature Mirror
Subjects Collected by: Brower, Honorable Jacob Vandenberg
Found at Mandan, Morton County, North Dakota, United States
Fur trade.
Mandan Indians.
Archaeology Collection Type Example
Grooming Aids. Unclassified & Unisex
Trade & Industry. Major Industry. Fur Trade
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1800 - Not later than 1850

Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 4414