Spoon, ca. 1870

  • Iowa, Native American

Wood (probably walnut)

  • Framed: Overall: 2 1/8 × 7 × 4 1/2 inches (5.4 × 17.8 × 11.4 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

81.443

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Figure-derived motifs
  • Iowa
  • Walnut
  • Wood
  • Tableware
  • Spoon
  • Utensil
  • Nebraska
  • Paw (animal component)

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

Iowa, Native American, Spoon, ca. 1870, wood (probably walnut). Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.443.