Artist Potawatomi, Native American
  • Prescription Stick
Date ca. 1860
Medium wood (possibly maple or box elder)
Dimensions Overall: 18 × 2 3/4 × 1/2 inches (45.7 × 7 × 1.3 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase
Accession Number 81.413
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Marks E326
1939, collected by Floyd Schultz (1881-1951, Clay Center, Kansas, USA) at Mayetta, Kansas, USA;
1951, Marguerite Morrison Schultz, widow;
1951 purchased by (Lathrop B. "Pat" Read, dealer with shops in Lawrence, Kansas, and Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA).
purchased by 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)
The Art of the Great Lakes Indians. Exh. cat., Flint Institute of Arts. Flint, MI, 1973, no. 515.

Forest, Prairie, and Plains: Native American Art from the Chandler/Pohrt Collection. Exh. cat., the Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1983, fig. 1, no. 1.

Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier: The Chandler-Pohrt Collection. Seattle and London: The Detroit Institute of Arts and University of Washington Press, 1992, cat. no. 184.