Artist Cheyenne, Native American
  • Storage Bag
Date ca. 1875
Medium buffalo rawhide and paint
Dimensions Overall: 18 × 14 1/2 × 2 7/8 inches (45.7 × 36.8 × 7.3 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, General Endowment Fund, Stroh Brewery Foundation Fund, and Henry Ford II Fund
Accession Number 1988.58
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) and his wife, Marion D. Pohrt;
1988-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, cat. no. 97.