Roach Spreader, ca. 1880

  • Fox, Native American

Elk antler

  • Overall: 8 7/8 inches (22.5 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

81.353

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Fox
  • Antler
  • Symbols
  • Figures (representations)
  • Headdress
  • Roach headdress
  • Arrowheads (motifs)
  • Torsos (animal or human components)
  • Roach spreader

collected by Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981] at Tama, Iowa, USA

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

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

Fox, Native American, Roach Spreader, ca. 1880, elk antler. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.353.