Artist Pawnee, Native American
Title
  • Gambling Basket and Dice
Date ca. 1880
Medium plant fiber, commercial leather, and possibly wild plum pits
Dimensions Overall (basket): 3 × 7 1/8 inches (7.6 × 18.1 cm)
Overall (each die): 1 × 3/4 × 1/4 inches (2.5 × 1.9 × 0.6 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase
Accession Number 81.136
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
about 1920, collected by Paul Warner.
Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981];
purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA);
1981-present, purchased 1981 by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)