purchased by Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981] in Wisconsin, USA
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. 205.
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. 54.
Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier: A Portfolio. New York, 1995, plate no. 3.
Potawatomi, Native American, Shoulder Bag, ca. 1890, glass beads, cotton fabric and yarn, silk ribbon, wool tassels. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.467.