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Charm Bag, ca. 1865

  • Winnebago, Native American

Plant fiber, glass beads, folded paper and cloth

  • Overall: 2 5/8 × 3 3/8 × 7/8 inches (6.7 × 8.6 × 2.2 cm)

Founders Society Purchase


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)

Winnebago, Native American, Charm Bag, ca. 1865, plant fiber, glass beads, folded paper and cloth. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.371.