Artist Yankton Sioux, Native American
  • Coup Stick
Date ca. 1880
Medium wood, brass nails, pigment, and hot file marks
Dimensions Overall: 2 1/8 × 30 1/2 × 2 3/4 inches (5.4 × 77.5 × 7 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase with funds from Flint Ink Corporation
Accession Number 1988.33
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
On View Native American S1EE, Level 1 (see map)
Nadine Hurst;
purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA) and his wife, Marion D. Pohrt;
1988-present, purchase by Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier: The Chandler-Pohrt Collection. Seattle and London, 1992, cat. no. 189.