Artist Delaware, Native American
  • Powder Horn
Date ca. 1815
Medium horn and wood
Dimensions Overall (irreg): 2 1/2 × 11 5/8 × 3 1/8 inches (6.4 × 29.5 × 7.9 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase
Accession Number 81.49
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed and dated: History of Creation T.D. 1815
Mrs. Ada Swan (Flint, Michigan, USA), who believed that the powder horn was brought from Pennsylvania to Wisconsin in a covered wagon;
purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA);
1981-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)