Artist Eastern Sioux, Native American
Title
  • Charm Bag
Date ca. 1870
Medium wool, cotton and plant fiber
Dimensions Overall: 4 1/4 × 5 3/8 inches (10.8 × 13.7 cm)
Overall (with tie): 10 3/8 × 5 3/8 inches (26.4 × 13.7 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase
Accession Number 81.367
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Marks Label with bag: Bag (Medicine) | Joe Wichitamoza | Sissiton Sioux | So Dak
possibly Joe Wichitamoza, a Sissiton Sioux (South Dakota, USA).
acquired 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. 394.