Artist Osage, Native American
  • Sash
Date ca. 1885
Medium wool yarn and glass beads
Dimensions Overall: 84 1/8 inches (213.7 cm)
Overall (woven portion): 33 3/8 inches (84.8 cm)
Overall (length of fringe on one end): 26 inches (66 cm)
Overall (length of fringe on other end): 24 3/4 inches (62.9 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase
Accession Number 81.529
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
On View Native American S130, Level 1 (see map)
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)
Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier: The Chandler-Pohrt Collection. Seattle and London, 1992, no. 61.

Penney, David W. and George C. Longfish. Native American Art. Southport, CT, 1994, pp. 62-63.