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Earring, ca. 1900

  • Meskwaki, Native American

German silver

  • Overall: 2 3/8 × 1/2 × 1/8 inches (6 × 1.3 × 0.3 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

81.737

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Triangles (polygons)
  • Lozenges
  • Stars
  • Fox
  • Engraving (incising)
  • Punching
  • German silver
  • Jewelry
  • Pendants (jewelry)
  • Earring
  • Tama

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)

Meskwaki, Native American, Earring, ca. 1900, German silver. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.737.