Medicine Bowl, ca. 1860

  • Potawatomi, Native American

Wood (possibly ash)

  • Framed: Overall: 1 × 2 × 2 inches (2.5 × 5.1 × 5.1 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

81.601

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Potawatomi
  • Medicine
  • Traditional medicine
  • Polishing
  • Wood
  • Ash (wood)
  • Handle
  • Bowl (vessel)
  • Wisconsin

Provenance

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)

Rights Status

Potawatomi, Native American, Medicine Bowl, ca. 1860, wood (possibly ash). Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.601.