Artist Tlingit, Native American
  • Button Blanket
Date between 1800 and 1900
Medium wool, buttons (possibly mother of pearl)
Dimensions Overall: 53 × 67 1/2 inches (134.6 × 171.5 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Octavia W. Bates Fund
Accession Number 77.61
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Mrs. Bessie Visaya (Juneau, Alaska, USA);
(Michael R. Johnson Gallery, Seattle, Washington, USA);
1977-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)