Artist Yurok, Native American
  • Spoon
Date between 1875 and 1885
Medium elk antler
Dimensions Overall: 3 × 7 1/2 × 2 3/4 inches (7.6 × 19.1 × 7 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Director's Discretionary Fund; gifts from Leon H. Frank, H.J.L. Frank, Mary F. Stevens, Mrs. Fremont Woodruff, Mrs. Ellen S. Whitall, William P. Stevens, the family of Henry Glover Stevens, Mrs. Sidney Corbett, Jr., James A. Crawford, Mrs. Eugene Beauharnais Gibbs by exchange
Accession Number 1998.29
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Marks #A7119-e
probably Adelaide de Menil, daughter of Dominique and Jean de Menil.
(W.E. Channing & Company, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA);
1998-present, purchase by the the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)