Sash, ca. 1830

  • North American, Native American

Wool yarn and glass beads

  • Overall: 103 1/4 × 2 7/8 inches (262.3 × 7.3 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

81.132

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Step pattern
  • Native american
  • Weaving
  • Beading (process)
  • Wool (hair)
  • Fringe
  • Yarn
  • Glass
  • Beadwork
  • Sash (costume accessory)
  • Textiles
  • Great lakes

(dealer, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA)

October 1979, purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA) at a gun show in Ohio, USA

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

Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier: The Chandler-Pohrt Collection. Seattle and London: The Detroit Institute of Arts and University of Washington Press, 1992, cat. no. 16.

North American, Native American, Sash, ca. 1830, wool yarn and glass beads. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.132.