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Hair Binder, ca. 1890

  • Fox, Native American

Wool and beads

  • Overall: 6 × 3 7/8 inches (15.2 × 9.8 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)

Fox, Native American, Hair Binder, ca. 1890, wool and beads. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.211.