Artist possibly Chippewa, Native American
Title
  • Drum
Date ca. 1840
Medium wood, deerhide, iron nails and pigment
Dimensions Overall: 21 × 20 3/4 × 3 inches (53.3 × 52.7 × 7.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Deborah S. and Richard A. Pohrt, Jr.
Accession Number 1991.1022
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] and Marion D. Pohrt (Flint, Michigan, USA);
Richard A. Pohrt, Jr. and Deborah S. Pohrt (Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA);
1991-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier: The Chandler-Pohrt Collection. Seattle and London, 1992, no. 181.

Penney, David W. and George C. Longfish. Native American Art. Southport, CT, 1994, p. 78.

Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier: A Portfolio. New York, 1995, no. 21.

Before and after the Horizon: Anishinaabe Artists of the Great Lakes. Exh. cat., National Museum of the American Indian. Washington, D.C., 2013, p. 12.