Artist Chippewa, Native American
Title
  • Garter
Date ca. 1820
Medium wool yarn and glass beads
Dimensions Overall: 45 5/8 × 2 1/4 inches (115.9 × 5.7 cm)
Overall (woven portion): 26 3/8 × 2 1/4 inches (67 × 5.7 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase
Accession Number 81.294.1
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
purchased by Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981];
purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA);
1981-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Art of the Great Lakes Indians. Exh. cat., Flint Institute of Arts. Flint, MI, 1973, p. 60, no. 231.

Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier: The Chandler-Pohrt Collection. Seattle and London, 1992, no. 15.