Flute, ca. 1860

  • Eastern Sioux, Native American

Cedar

  • Overall: 21 7/8 × 1 1/2 × 1 1/4 inches (55.6 × 3.8 × 3.2 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

81.153

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Cedar
  • Arrows
  • Musical instrument
  • Flute (aerophone)
  • Figure (representation)
  • Minnesota
  • Horse

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)

Eastern Sioux, Native American, Flute, ca. 1860, cedar. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.153.