Artist Chippewa, Native American
  • Memory Board
Date ca. 1860
Medium maple
Dimensions Overall: 15 5/8 × 3 7/8 × 1/4 inches (39.7 × 9.8 × 0.6 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase
Accession Number 81.69
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
collected in Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin, USA.
(Lynn Munger, dealer, Fremont, Indiana, USA);
purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA);
1981-present, purchased 1981 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. 523.

The Spirit Sings: Artistic Traditions of Canada’s First Peoples. Exh. cat., Glenbow Museum. Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 1987, no. W111.

Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier: The Chandler-Pohrt Collection. Seattle and London, 1992, cat. no. 183.