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Oil Bowl, 19th Century

  • Haida, Native American

Wood (possibly cedar)

  • Overall: 5 5/8 × 10 1/8 × 12 1/2 inches (14.3 × 25.7 × 31.8 cm)

Gift of Frederick Stearns


On View

  • Native American S130


Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

between 1871-1895, acquired by Frederick Stearns (1831-1907

Detroit, Michigan, USA)

1907-present, bequeathed 1907 to the Detroit Museum of Art (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

possibly Haida, Native American, Oil Bowl, 19th Century, wood (possibly cedar). Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Frederick Stearns, 72.477.