Breechcloth, ca. 1885

  • Oto, Native American

Wool, beads, and ribbon

  • Overall: 59 1/4 × 22 5/8 inches (150.5 × 57.5 cm) Overall (length of binding extension): 13 1/2 inches (34.3 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

81.550

On View

  • Native American S130

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Oto
  • Beading (process)
  • Embroidering
  • Ribbon
  • Leaf (plant material)
  • Wool (textile)
  • Beadwork
  • Vines
  • Textile
  • Loincloth
  • Oklahoma

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)

Oto, Native American, Breechcloth, ca. 1885, wool, beads, and ribbon. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.550.