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Spoon, ca. 1880

  • Potawatomi, Native American

Wood (possibly maple)

  • Overall: 6 × 15 5/8 × 8 5/8 inches (15.2 × 39.7 × 21.9 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

81.640

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Woodcarving
  • Maple
  • Wood
  • Tableware
  • Finial
  • Spoon
  • Utensil
  • Wisconsin

Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981]

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

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

Potawatomi, Native American, Spoon, ca. 1880, wood (possibly maple). Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.640.