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Drum Stick, ca. 1880

  • Chippewa, Native American

Wood (possibly ash), deerskin

  • Overall: 17 3/8 × 2 5/8 × 5/8 inches (44.1 × 6.7 × 1.6 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

81.133

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Ojibwa
  • Wood
  • Ash (wood)
  • Skin
  • Musical instruments
  • Drumstick
  • Minnesota
  • Wisconsin

Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981]

purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA)

1981-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Chippewa, Native American, Drum Stick, ca. 1880, wood (possibly ash), deerskin. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.133.