• Culture/People:

    Potawatomi

  • Object name:

    Bowl

  • Date created:

    1880-1920

  • Place:

    Wisconsin; USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Wood

  • Techniques:

    Carved

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Formerly owned by Maggie Barney (Zow-Kish-Ko-Quah/Mrs. Paul Whitefish, Potawatomi, ca. 1862-1938); acquired from her in Kansas by David T. Vernon (1900-1973) at an unknown date; received by MAI in 1968 via an exchange with the Jackson Hole Preserve, Inc. (a foundation backed by the Rockefeller family), which purchased Vernon's entire collection before 1968.

  • Catalog number:

    24/2186

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