Bag, ca. 1880

  • Kickapoo, Native American

Wool yarn and cotton cord, glass beads

  • Overall: 5 3/8 × 8 3/4 inches (13.7 × 22.2 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

81.321

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Triangles (polygons)
  • Rhombuses
  • Trapezoids
  • Lozenges
  • Running ornament
  • Zigzags
  • Geometric patterns
  • Weaving
  • Beading (process)
  • Wool (hair)
  • Cotton (fiber)
  • Cord (fiber product)
  • Yarn
  • Glass
  • Textiles
  • Trees
  • Bag (container)
  • Bag (costume accessory)
  • Kansas

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. 435. Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier: The Chandler-Pohrt Collection. Seattle and London: The Detroit Institute of Arts and University of Washington Press, 1992, cat. no. 67.

Kickapoo, Native American, Bag, ca. 1880, wool yarn and cotton cord, glass beads. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.321.