Sash, ca. 1865

  • Ojibwa, Native American

Glass beads and wool yarn

  • Framed: Overall: 2 1/2 × 89 inches (6.4 × 226.1 cm)

Museum Purchase, Flint Ink Foundation and Edgar A.V. Jacobsen Acquisition Fund

2006.50

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Triangles (polygons)
  • Chevrons
  • Lozenges
  • Geometric patterns
  • Weaving
  • Beading (process)
  • Braiding
  • Wool (hair)
  • Fringe
  • Yarn
  • Glass
  • Beadwork
  • Textile
  • Sash (costume accessory)
  • Michigan
  • Hourglasses (motifs)

Provenance

Bill Kosman (Fenton, Michigan, USA). (Richard Pohrt, Jr.); 2006-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Ojibwa, Native American, Sash, ca. 1865, glass beads and wool yarn. Detroit Institute of Arts, Museum Purchase, Flint Ink Foundation and Edgar A.V. Jacobsen Acquisition Fund, 2006.50.