Artist Winnebago, Native American
Title
  • Beaded Bag
Date ca. 1870
Medium plant fiber, glass beads, wool yarn and hide tie
Dimensions Overall: 2 3/8 × 3 3/8 inches (6 × 8.6 cm)
Overall (with leather tie): 8 × 3 3/8 inches (20.3 × 8.6 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase
Accession Number 81.368
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981];
acquired 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. 432.

Lurie, N.O. "Beaded Twined Bags of the Great Lakes Indians." Bulletin of the DIA 62, no. 1 (1986): 39- 45, figs. 7-8.