Artist possibly Menominee, Native American
Title
  • Shoulder Bag
Date between 1750 and 1800
Medium blackened buckskin, porcupine quills and plant fiber
Dimensions Overall: 25 × 7 1/4 × 1/4 inches (63.5 × 18.4 × 0.6 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, New Endowment Fund, General Endowment Fund, and J. Lawrence Buell, Jr. Fund
Accession Number 1988.68
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA);
1988-present, purchased 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. 4.

Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier: A Portfolio. New York, 1995, plate no. 1.