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Bandolier, ca. 1885

  • Potawatomi, Native American

Beads, wool and leather

  • 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


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)

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