Pipe Bowl and Stem, between late 19th and early 20th century

  • Sioux, Native American

Catlinite, cherry wood and pigment

  • Framed: Overall: 6 1/2 × 3 3/4 × 1 inches (16.5 × 9.5 × 2.5 cm)

Gift of Mrs. Roy E. Leatherman

62.254.1

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Sioux
  • Carving
  • Cherry
  • Pigment
  • Catlinite
  • Equipment for personal use: smoking and tobacco use
  • Bowl (object component)
  • Pipe (smoking equipment)
  • Pipe bowl

Provenance

possibly Geronimo [1829-1909] (Fort Sill, Oklahoma, USA); 1904, given to Roy E. Leatherman, U.S. Marshal to the Choctow Nation (Oklahoma, USA); Mrs. Roy. E. Leatherman (Detroit, Michigan, USA); 1962-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Sioux, Native American, Pipe Bowl and Stem, between late 19th and early 20th century, catlinite, cherry wood and pigment. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. Roy E. Leatherman, 62.254.1.