Breechcloth Trailer, ca. 1915

  • Osage, Native American

Wool and silk

  • Framed: Overall: 37 5/8 × 9 1/2 inches (95.6 × 24.1 cm) Overall (extension of ribbon beyond selvage): 1 5/8 inches (4.1 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

81.449

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Pyramids (geometric figures)
  • Geometric patterns
  • Osage
  • Appliqué
  • Dye
  • Silk (textile)
  • Wool (textile)
  • Textile
  • Loincloth
  • Oklahoma

Provenance

1926, William Sutton (Pawnee tribe); purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA); Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981]; re-purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA); 1981-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Osage, Native American, Breechcloth Trailer, ca. 1915, wool and silk. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.449.