Artist Eastern Sioux, Native American
  • Pipe Bowl
Date ca. 1850
Medium catlinite
Dimensions Overall: 3 3/8 × 7 × 1 1/8 inches (8.6 × 17.8 × 2.9 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase
Accession Number 81.277
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
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)
Feder, N. Two Hundred Years of North American Indian Art. Exh. cat., Whitney Museum of American Art. New York, 1971, p. 79, no. 90 (ill.).

The Art of the Great Lakes Indians. Exh. cat., Flint Institute of Arts. Flint, MI, 1973, no. 78.

Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier: The Chandler-Pohrt Collection. Seattle and London, 1992, no. 200.