Catlinite block with engraved designs

Nakota (Yankton Sioux), Plains

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Stone ~ Catlinite

Overall: 8 7/16 x 1 1/4 x 11/16 in. (21.5 x 3.2 x 1.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alexis Chapman Proctor, Class of 1918

49.25.12263

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Object Name

Artifact

Classification

Native American

Native American: Plains

Not on view

Publication History

Mary A. Proctor, The Indians of the Winnipesaukee and Pemigewasset Valleys, Franklin, New Hampshire: Towne & Robie, Publishers, 1930, Plate XII, no. ; Plate XVI, no.

Provenance

Collected by a member of the Proctor Family; Alexis Chapman Proctor (1895-1979, Class of 1918), Franklin, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 1949.

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