Bag, ca. 1860

  • Meskwaki, Native American

Wool yarn, plant fiber and rawhide

  • Overall: 4 3/4 × 5 inches (12.1 × 12.7 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

81.103

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Mythology
  • Geometric patterns
  • Fox
  • Weaving
  • Wool (hair)
  • Plant fiber
  • Rawhide
  • Yarn
  • Textiles
  • Bag (container)
  • Bag (costume accessory)
  • Iowa
  • Thunderbird

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)

Meskwaki, Native American, Bag, ca. 1860, wool yarn, plant fiber and rawhide. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.103.