Bandolier Bag, ca. 1890

  • Potawatomi, Native American

Glass beads, cloth and thread

  • Overall: 37 3/4 × 19 inches (95.9 × 48.3 cm)

Museum Purchase, Flint Ink Foundation and Edgar A.V. Jacobsen Acquisition Fund

2006.16

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Triangles (polygons)
  • Symmetry
  • Cruciform
  • Plant-derived motifs
  • Zigzags
  • Floral patterns
  • Foliation (pattern)
  • Geometric patterns
  • Weaving
  • Beading (process)
  • Thread
  • Tassel
  • Cloth
  • Glass
  • Shoulder bag
  • Bandolier bag
  • Wisconsin

Genevieve Markel Collection. Richard Pohrt, Jr.

2006-present, purchased by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Potawatomi, Native American, Bandolier Bag, ca. 1890, glass beads, cloth and thread. Detroit Institute of Arts, Museum Purchase, Flint Ink Foundation and Edgar A.V. Jacobsen Acquisition Fund, 2006.16.