Artist Yankton Sioux, Native American
Title
  • Bowl
Date ca. 1850
Medium wood (ash)
Dimensions Overall: 5 1/2 × 17 × 15 5/8 inches (14 × 43.2 × 39.7 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase with funds from Flint Ink Corporation
Accession Number 81.625
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. 18.

Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier: The Chandler-Pohrt Collection. Seattle and London, 1992, no. 208.