Pipe Stem, ca. 1890

  • Sioux, Native American

Ash

  • Overall: 1 1/8 × 17 3/4 × 1 1/2 inches (2.9 × 45.1 × 3.8 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

81.789

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Sioux
  • High relief
  • Carving
  • Ash (wood)
  • Figures (representations)
  • Pipe (smoking equipment)
  • South dakota
  • Heads (animal or human components)
  • Buffalo
  • Turtle
  • Sheep
  • Equipment for personal use: smoking and tobacco use
  • Pipe stem

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. 1890, ash. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.789.