Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pipe stem
  • unknown Lakota maker
  • pipe stem, late 1800s–1992
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wood, ink, carving, drawing
  • Object Length/Width: 19 x 4 cm
    Object Length/Width: 7 1/2 x 1 9/16 in
  • Gift of Margaret E. Haggan, M.D.
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1100

This rectangular pipe stem has a hand-drawn scene depicting elk and bear on one side and three antelope on the other.