Artist Fox, Native American
  • Featherstick
Date ca. 1870
Medium feathers, wood, horsehair, porcupine quills, rabbit fur, and rattlesnake rattle
Dimensions Overall: 7 1/4 × 1 × 1/2 inches (18.4 × 2.5 × 1.3 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase
Accession Number 81.350.4
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
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Billy Jones (of Fox tribe; Tama, Iowa, USA);
purchased by 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)
The Art of the Great Lakes Indians. Exh. cat., Flint Institute of Arts. Flint, MI, 1973, no. 480.