Pipe, between 16th and 19th century

  • Cherokee, Native American

Stone and pewter

  • Framed: Overall: 1 3/4 × 5 3/8 × 1 3/8 inches (4.4 × 13.7 × 3.5 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Lillian Henkel Haass Fund

78.48

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Cherokee
  • Carving
  • Pewter
  • Stone
  • Bowl (object component)
  • Pipe (smoking equipment)
  • Transylvania
  • Bears

Provenance

(Harvey Menist, dealer, Ouderkerk aan de Amstel, The Netherlands); 1978-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Maurer, E. M. Native American Heritage: A Survey of North American Indian Art. Exh. cat., Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, 1977, no. 41.

Rights Status

Cherokee, Native American, Pipe, between 16th and 19th century, stone and pewter. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Lillian Henkel Haass Fund, 78.48.