Artist Ottawa, Native American
Title
  • Sash
Date ca. 1830
Medium wool yarn and glass beads
Dimensions Overall (woven area): 55 3/4 × 9 5/8 inches (141.6 × 24.4 cm)
Overall (length of one fringe): 28 1/2 inches (72.4 cm)
Overall (length of other fringe): 25 1/4 inches (64.1 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase
Accession Number 81.65
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Mary B. Shurtleff (Cross Village, Michigan, USA);
purchased 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. 43.

Beadwork and Textiles of the Ottawa. Exh. cat., Harbor Springs Historical Commission. Harbor Springs, MI, 1984, p. 52, fig. 35 (ill.).

Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier: The Chandler-Pohrt Collection. Seattle and London, 1992, no. 10.

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

Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier: A Portfolio. New York, 1995, pl. 2.