Artist Sioux, Native American
  • Spoon
Date ca. 1870
Medium buffalo horn
Dimensions Overall: 3 1/2 × 14 1/8 × 3 3/16 inches (8.9 × 35.9 × 8.1 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase
Accession Number 81.410
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
On View Native American S130, Level 1 (see map)
Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981];
purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA);
1981-present, purchased 1981 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. 320.

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. 211.