Dragonfly Buffalo Horn Spoon

Kevin Pourier, Oglala Lakota / American, born 1959



Buffalo horn cut, carved, textured and inlaid with mother of pearl

Overall: 12 × 2 5/8 × 3 3/8 in. (30.5 × 6.7 × 8.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Miriam H. and S. Sidney Stoneman Acquisition Fund



Place Made: United States, North America


21st century

Object Name

Mixed Media

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Southeast

Mixed Media

On view


Signed and dated, incised, edge of spoon: K + V Pourier '18 lakol; titled, incised, edge of spoon on opposite side: 'Make Love Not War"

Exhibition History

Unbroken: Native American Ceramics, Sculpture, and Design, Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 22, 2022-April 30, 2023.

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