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Pouch, ca. 1890

  • Arapaho, Native American

Saddle leather, beads, tin cones, bone and brass

  • Overall: 1 1/8 × 11 1/2 × 6 3/4 inches (2.9 × 29.2 × 17.1 cm)

Gift of Mrs. Roy E. Leatherman

62.242

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Geometric patterns
  • Arapaho
  • Beading (process)
  • Brass (alloy)
  • Leather
  • Bone
  • Tin
  • Beadwork
  • Arrows
  • Textile
  • Bag (container)
  • Bag (costume accessory)

possibly between 1902-1912, acquired by Roy E. Leatherman, U.S. Marshal in the Indian Territory (later Oklahoma, USA) and the Territory of New Mexico (later New Mexico, USA)

Mrs. Roy. E. Leatherman (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

1962-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Arapaho, Native American, Pouch, ca. 1890, saddle leather, beads, tin cones, bone and brass. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. Roy E. Leatherman, 62.242.