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Hair Binder, ca. 1890

  • Potawatomi, Native American

Wool fabric, glass beads, silk ribbon and plant fiber

  • Overall: 8 1/8 × 12 1/8 inches (20.6 × 30.8 cm)

Founders Society Purchase


Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981]

purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA)

1981-present, purchased 1981 by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

The Art of the Great Lakes Indians. Exh. cat., Flint Institute of Arts. Flint, MI, 1973, no. 294.

Potawatomi, Native American, Hair Binder, ca. 1890, wool fabric, glass beads, silk ribbon and plant fiber. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.327.