Pipe Bowl, between 1800 and 1850

  • Chippewa, Native American

Catlinite

  • Framed: Overall: 1 1/4 × 2 1/4 × 7/8 inches (3.2 × 5.7 × 2.2 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

81.668

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Catlinite
  • Equipment for personal use: smoking and tobacco use
  • Bowl (object component)
  • Pipe (smoking equipment)
  • Michigan
  • Pipe bowl

Provenance

said to have been found on the shore of Lake Michigan, Emmet County, Michigan, USA. Mary B. Shurtleff (Cross Village, Michigan, USA); given to Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA); 1981-present, purchased 1981 by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Chippewa, Native American, Pipe Bowl, between 1800 and 1850, catlinite. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.668.