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Pipe bowl and pipestem

Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
USA; Iowa; Tama County; Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement)

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  • Culture/People:

    Nakota (Yankton Sioux)

  • Object name:

    Pipe bowl and pipestem

  • Date created:

    circa 1890

  • Place:

    South Dakota; USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Catlinite/pipestone, wood, porcupine quills, mallard duck skin/skins, feather/feathers, dye/dyes, paint, sinew, twine/string

  • Techniques:

    Carved, dyed, quill-wrapped (braided), wrapped, painted

  • Collection History/Provenance:

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

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