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Moccasins, ca. 1840

  • Kickapoo, Native American

Buckskin, silk ribbon and glass beads

  • various dimensions

Founders Society Purchase


On View

  • Native American S130
  • Native American S130


Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

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. 140. Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier: The Chandler-Pohrt Collection. Seattle and London, 1992, no. 31.

Kickapoo, Native American, Moccasins, ca. 1840, buckskin, silk ribbon and glass beads. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.463.