Dakota beaded cover and prayer book

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Titles Dakota beaded cover and prayer book
Description A Dakota prayer book (A) with beaded leather slipcover (B) presented to Bishop Stephen E. Keeler by the Henry Whipple Guild Birch Coulee Mission in 1936. The leather slipcover is decorated with glass seed beads on front, spine, and back covers.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 5 3/4 inches length
4 1/4 inches width
1 1/2 inches height
Nomenclature prayer book
beadwork
Materials leather
paper (fiber product)
glass (material)
thread
Creation Made by: Birch Coulee Mission
Made by: Dakota Indians
Made in: Minnesota, United States
Subjects Presented to: Keeler, Stephen E.
Episcopal Church, Diocese of Minnesota
Indian. Containers & Holders. Unclassified
Religion
Dates Use: Not later than 1936
Credit Line Gift of Episcopal Church, Diocese of Minnesota
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 2009.48.2.A,B (Accession Number)

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