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About the Artwork

Storage Bag

ca. 1890

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Native american

Sioux

Buffalo hide, buckskin, beads, dyed hair, and silver

Overall: 22 3/4 × 13 3/8 × 1 1/4 inches (57.8 × 34 × 3.2 cm)

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Indigenous Americas

Gift of the family of the late Henry Glover Stevens

34.44

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Henry Glover Stevens [d. ca. 1934] (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

1934, bequeathed to siblings Annie Stevens Woodruff, Ellen Stevens Whitall, and William P. Stevens

1934-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

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Credit Line for Reproduction

Sioux, Native American, Storage Bag, ca. 1890, buffalo hide, buckskin, beads, dyed hair, and silver. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the family of the late Henry Glover Stevens, 34.44.

Storage Bag
Storage Bag