Pipe Stem, ca. 1890

  • Sioux, Native American

Ash and pigment

  • Framed: Overall: 1 × 19 3/4 × 1 1/4 inches (2.5 × 50.2 × 3.2 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

81.753

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Sioux
  • High relief
  • Carving
  • Ash (wood)
  • Pigment
  • Figures (representations)
  • Pipe (smoking equipment)
  • South dakota
  • Otters
  • Equipment for personal use: smoking and tobacco use
  • Pipe stem

Provenance

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)

Rights Status

Sioux, Native American, Pipe Stem, ca. 1890, ash and pigment. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.753.