Artist Sioux, Native American
Title
  • Pipe Stem
Date ca. 1885
Medium wood, porcupine quills, horsehair, sinew and mallard duck scalp
Dimensions Overall: 3/4 × 30 1/8 × 1 1/2 inches (1.9 × 76.5 × 3.8 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase
Accession Number 81.797
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Marks In red: C496
In ink: #53
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)