Pipe Bowl, ca. 1880

  • Meskwaki, Native American

Catlinite

  • Framed: Overall: 3 5/8 × 5 7/8 × 3/4 inches (9.2 × 14.9 × 1.9 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

81.652

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Fox
  • Carving
  • Catlinite
  • Equipment for personal use: smoking and tobacco use
  • Bowl (object component)
  • Hexagonal
  • Cylindrical
  • Pipe (smoking equipment)
  • Iowa
  • Pipe bowl

Provenance

Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981]; purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA); 1981-present, purchased 1981 by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Meskwaki, Native American, Pipe Bowl, ca. 1880, catlinite. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.652.