Artist Crow, Native American
  • Buffalo Robe with Beaded Strip
Date ca. 1890
Medium buffalo skin, glass beads and wool
Dimensions Overall: 81 × 71 1/2 inches (205.7 × 181.6 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Henry Ford II Fund
Accession Number 1988.56
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
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Robe: Manny Moore (Kalispell, Montana, USA);
Strip: Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981];
Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA) and his wife, Marion D. Pohrt;
1988-present, purchased 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, 1992, no. 123.