The museum is closed at 5pm, but the outside grounds will be filled with lots of outdoor Noel Night activities until 9pm. 

Pipe Stem, ca. 1880

  • Sioux, Native American

Wood, horsehair, quills and silk

  • Overall: 3/4 × 23 3/4 × 1 3/4 inches (1.9 × 60.3 × 4.4 cm)

Founders Society Purchase


Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981]

purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA)

1981-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Sioux, Native American, Pipe Stem, ca. 1880, wood, horsehair, quills and silk. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.787.