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Double Saddle Bag, ca. 1900

  • Sioux, Native American

Cowhide and beads

  • Overall: 69 × 17 1/4 × 3/8 inches (175.3 × 43.8 × 1 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

81.766

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Patriotism
  • Triangles (polygons)
  • Crosses (motifs)
  • Sioux
  • Beading (process)
  • Fringe
  • Hide
  • Beadwork
  • Flags
  • Saddlebag
  • Textile
  • United states
  • South dakota

David Arnold (Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA); 1975, purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA); 1981-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Sioux, Native American, Double Saddle Bag, ca. 1900, cowhide and beads. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.766.