• Culture/People:

    probably Wahpetonwan Dakota (Wahpeton Sioux) (attributed)

  • Object name:

    Pipe bowl and calumet pipestem

  • Date created:

    1880-1910

  • Place:

    South Dakota; USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Catlinite/pipestone, wood, eagle feather/feathers (golden eagle), horsehair, hawk feather/feathers, mallard duck skin/skins, sinew, paint, dye/dyes

  • Techniques:

    Carved, wrapped, painted, dyed

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI from an unknown source in 1937.

  • Dimensions:

    97 x 41 cm (stem)

  • Catalog number:

    19/6753

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