Artist Eastern Sioux, Native American
Artist Métis, Native American
  • Man's Coat
Date ca. 1850
Medium buckskin, cloth, and porcupine quills
Dimensions Overall: 42 × 33 inches (106.7 × 83.8 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase with funds from Richard A. Manoogian
Accession Number 1988.45
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Collected by General John Cook, probably in South Dakota, USA;
Dr. Keith Thorne (Anaheim, California, USA);
Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA);
1988, purchase by Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier: The Chandler-Pohrt Collection. Seattle and London, 1992, cat. no. 103.