Artist Meskwaki, Native American
Title
  • Sash
Date ca. 1830
Medium wool yarn and glass beads
Dimensions Overall (maximum): 51 × 10 7/8 inches (129.5 × 27.6 cm)
Overall (minimum): 47 1/4 × 10 3/4 inches (120 × 27.3 cm)
Overall (maximum fringe length): 28 inches (71.1 cm)
Overall (minimum fringe length): 24 inches (61 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase
Accession Number 81.421
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Collected by Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981] at Tama, Iowa, 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. 166.

Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier: The Chandler-Pohrt Collection. Seattle and London, 1992, cat. no. 9.