Dakota pipestone club-form pipe

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Description A Dakota pipe stem carved out of wood and red pipestone (catlinite), circa the late 19th or early 20th century. The stem itself is wood covered with blue-painted rawhide and attaches to a pipestone club ornament at one end. A rawhide strap joins the two pieces.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 22 1/4 inches length
5 1/2 inches width
1 1/2 inches depth
Nomenclature Pipe (smoking equipment)
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Collected by: Bennett, Charles E.
Made by Dakota Indians
Used in Pipestone, Pipestone County, Minnesota, United States
Indian. Ceremonial Artifacts. Smoking Equipment
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1880 - Not later than 1905

Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 2875.E306

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