Flute, ca. 1860

  • Winnebago, Native American

Cedar, brass and hide

  • Overall: 23 1/2 × 3 × 1 1/2 inches (59.7 × 7.6 × 3.8 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

81.505

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Winnebago
  • Carving
  • Piercing
  • Brass (alloy)
  • Cedar
  • Hide
  • Musical instrument
  • Flute (aerophone)
  • Vertical flute
  • Wisconsin

Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981]

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

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

Winnebago, Native American, Flute, ca. 1860, cedar, brass and hide. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.505.