Bandolier, ca. 1885

  • Potawatomi, Native American

Beads, wool and leather

  • Framed: Overall (woven area): 54 1/4 × 3 1/8 inches (137.8 × 7.9 cm) Overall (right fringe length): 4 3/4 inches (12.1 cm) Overall (left fringe length): 5 3/8 inches (13.7 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

81.96

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Rectangles
  • Lozenges
  • Stars
  • Geometric patterns
  • Beading (process)
  • Suede
  • Fringe
  • Leather
  • Wool (textile)
  • Beadwork
  • Textiles
  • Pompons
  • Bandolier
  • Kansas

Provenance

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)

Rights Status

Potawatomi, Native American, Bandolier, ca. 1885, beads, wool and leather. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.96.