Maker Winnebago, Native American
  • Woman's Blanket
Date ca. 1915
Medium wool fabric and silk ribbon
Dimensions Overall: 59 1/4 × 62 1/2 inches (150.5 × 158.8 cm)
Overall (extension of ribbon beyond bottom): 2 5/8 inches (6.7 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase
Accession Number 81.178
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
On View Native American S130, Level 1 (see map)
Marks On verso, four fabric stamps, in yellow, from the manufacturer: Charlottesville Woolen Mills, Uniform Cloth Center, est. 186[illegible]
1978, purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA) at gun show in Las Vegas, Nevada;
1981-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)