• Culture/People:

    probably Minnesota Chippewa (attributed)

  • Object name:

    Charm

  • Date created:

    1898-1900

  • Place:

    Minnesota; USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Catlinite/pipestone, ribbon

  • Techniques:

    Carved

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Probably collected between 1898 and 1903 by Thisba Hutson Morgan (1872-1966), wife of Bureau of Indian Affairs employee Howell Morgan (1863-1952), who was stationed at the Omaha and Winnebago Agency, Thurston County, Nebraska, until 1899 and at Leech Lake, Minnesota, until 1903; inherited by their son Cecil Morgan (1898-1999); donated to MAI in 1983.

  • Catalog number:

    25/394

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