Man's Shirt, ca. 1890

  • Potawatomi, Native American

Cotton, beads, ribbon and wool

  • Overall (back neckline to back hem): 30 inches (76.2 cm) Overall (inner sleeve length): 20 1/2 inches (52.1 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

81.544

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Potawatomi
  • Beading (process)
  • Ribbon
  • Cotton (textile)
  • Wool (textile)
  • Glass
  • Beadwork
  • Shirt
  • Kansas

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)

Potawatomi, Native American, Man's Shirt, ca. 1890, cotton, beads, ribbon and wool. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.544.