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Charm, no date

  • North American, Native American

Bear tooth

  • Overall: 2 × 5/8 × 1/2 inches (5.1 × 1.6 × 1.3 cm)

Gift of Frederick Stearns



Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

Dr. McShane (Hamilton County, Indiana, USA). between 1871-1895, purchased by Frederick Stearns (1831-1907

Detroit, Michigan, USA)

1907-present, bequest to the Detroit Museum of Art (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

North American, Native American, Charm, no date, bear tooth. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Frederick Stearns, 99.5B1588.