Artist Yankton Sioux, Native American
Title
  • Bowl
Date ca. 1850
Medium wood (ash)
Dimensions Overall: 5 × 16 3/4 × 13 inches (12.7 × 42.5 × 33 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase
Accession Number 81.624
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
On View Native American S130, Level 1 (see map)
Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981];
purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA);
1981-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Maurer, E.M. "Representational and Symbolic Forms in Great Lakes Area Wooden Sculpture." Bulletin of the DIA 62, no. 1 (1986): 7-17, fig. 20.

Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier: The Chandler-Pohrt Collection. Seattle and London, 1992, no. 207.