Artist Chippewa, Native American
Title
  • Pipe Stem
  • Puzzle Stem (alternate title)
Date ca. 1865
Medium wood (possibly maple) with porcupine quills
Dimensions Overall: 3/8 × 28 5/8 × 2 inches (1 × 72.7 × 5.1 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase
Accession Number 81.752
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Marks In blue: 10
In red pencil: C479
Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981];
Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA);
1981-present, purchase by the 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. 160.