Artist Eastern Sioux, Native American
Title
  • Pipe Bowl
  • Horse Effigy Pipe (published title)
Date ca. 1880
Medium catlinite, lead and black glass
Dimensions Overall: 4 11/16 × 8 3/4 × 1 1/2 inches (11.9 × 22.2 × 3.8 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase
Accession Number 81.490
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
On View Native American S131, Level 1 (see map)
collected by Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981] from a Wisconsin Chippewa;
purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA);
1981-present, purchased 1981 by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Native American Heritage. Exh. cat., Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, 1977, no. 172.

Detroit Free Press, May 18, 1986, p. 6 (ill.).

Penny, D.W. and J. Stouffer. "Horse Imagery in Native American Art." Bulletin of the DIA 62, no. 1 (1986): 18-25, fig. 6.

Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier: The Chandler-Pohrt Collection. Seattle and London, 1992, cat. no. 203.