Bag with Gambling Counters, ca. 1890

  • Winnebago, Native American

Cotton, tanned skin, metal, brass, seed, and shell

  • Overall: 11 1/2 × 4 1/2 × 1/4 inches (29.2 × 11.4 × 0.6 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

V2015.26

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Winnebago
  • Games of chance
  • Gambling
  • Rhinestone
  • Metal
  • Brass (alloy)
  • Seed
  • Seed
  • Shell
  • Skin
  • Plant material
  • Cotton (textile)
  • Cloth
  • Buttons (fasteners)
  • Cartridges
  • Game pieces
  • Gaming counters
  • Textile
  • Game
  • Thimble
  • Wisconsin

Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981]

purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA)

1981-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)