Baby Carrier Panel Ornament, ca. 1820

  • Santee Sioux, Native American

Deerskin and quills

  • Overall: 5 5/8 × 10 1/8 × 1/4 inches (14.3 × 25.7 × 0.6 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

81.494

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Lozenges
  • Geometric patterns
  • Skin
  • Quill (spine)
  • Ornament
  • Quillwork
  • Cradle (child's bed)
  • Minnesota

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)

The Art of the Great Lakes Indians. Exh. cat., Flint Institute of Arts. Flint, MI, 1973, no. 8.

Santee Sioux, Native American, Baby Carrier Panel Ornament, ca. 1820, deerskin and quills. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.494.