Artist Crow, Native American
Title
  • Quirt
Date ca. 1875
Medium engraved elk antler, leather, deerskin, and glass beads
Dimensions Overall (irreg): 2 1/2 × 18 × 2 1/2 inches (6.4 × 45.7 × 6.4 cm)
Overall (lash length): 23 inches (58.4 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase with funds from Flint Ink Corporation
Accession Number 1988.36
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981];
purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA) and his wife, Marion D. Pohrt;
1986, given to their son, Thomas H. Pohrt;
1988-present, purchase by Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier: The Chandler-Pohrt Collection. Seattle and London, 1992, no. 196.