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This pipestone pipe was purchased from the Sioux tribe in 1880 and donated to the Kansas Historical Society in 1903. The soft, fine-grained material of the pipestone enabled the carver to shape and smooth the pipe. Traces of dottle (tobacco residue) remain within the bowl.

Date: 1880

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Item Number: 446204
Call Number: 03.32.1 Bronson donation
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 446204

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