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Vessel in the form of a man

Culture/People:
possibly Zapotec (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Grove C. Fiske (Grove Chester Fiske), Non-Indian, 1869-1953  Search this
Seller:
Grove C. Fiske (Grove Chester Fiske), Non-Indian, 1869-1953  Search this
Seller agent:
Stephen Van Rensselaer (William Stephen Van Rensselar/S. Van Rensselaer), Non-Indian, 1871-1945  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Vessel in the form of a man
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, modeled
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 900-1500
Catalog Number:
10/2514
Barcode:
102514.000
See related items:
Zapotec (archaeological culture)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_110630
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Woman's wedding dress/outfit

Culture/People:
Zapotec  Search this
Collector:
Reba Forbes Morse (Mrs. Howard M. Morse), Non-Indian, 1886-1982  Search this
Previous owner:
Reba Forbes Morse (Mrs. Howard M. Morse), Non-Indian, 1886-1982  Search this
Seller:
Reba Forbes Morse (Mrs. Howard M. Morse), Non-Indian, 1886-1982  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's wedding dress/outfit
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, silk embroidery floss, wool yarn
Techniques:
Sewn, embroidered
Dimensions:
Blouse: 112 x 92 cm; skirt: 320 x 92 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Yalada; Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
circa 1930
Catalog Number:
19/924
Barcode:
190924.000
See related items:
Zapotec
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_204162
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Sandals

Culture/People:
Zapotec  Search this
Collector:
Reba Forbes Morse (Mrs. Howard M. Morse), Non-Indian, 1886-1982  Search this
Previous owner:
Reba Forbes Morse (Mrs. Howard M. Morse), Non-Indian, 1886-1982  Search this
Seller:
Reba Forbes Morse (Mrs. Howard M. Morse), Non-Indian, 1886-1982  Search this
Object Name:
Sandals
Media/Materials:
Commercially tanned leather, metal buckle
Techniques:
Cutout, stitched
Dimensions:
23 x 10 x 10 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Place:
Yalada; Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
circa 1930
Catalog Number:
19/924
Barcode:
190924.002
See related items:
Zapotec
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_204164
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Funerary urn

Culture/People:
probably Zapotec (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Collector:
Consul Martin, Non-Indian  Search this
Previous owner:
Eugene Boban, Non-Indian, 1834-1908  Search this
Eugene Goupil (Charles Eugène Espidon Goupil), Non-Indian, 1831-1896  Search this
Previous seller:
Eugene Boban, Non-Indian, 1834-1908  Search this
Eugene Goupil (Charles Eugène Espidon Goupil), Non-Indian, 1831-1896  Search this
Seller:
Galerie Charles Ratton  Search this
Seller agent:
Charles Ratton (Charles A. Ratton), Non-Indian, 1895-1986  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Funerary urn
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Modeled, appliquéd, perforated, painted
Dimensions:
28.5 x 33 x 71 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Near Mitla; Mitla; San Pablo Villa de Mitla Municipality, Tlacolula District, Valles Centrales Region; Oaxaca State; Mexico
Geographical Areas:
Valley of Oaxaca
Date created:
AD 500-800
Catalog Number:
19/5806
Barcode:
195806.000
See related items:
Zapotec (archaeological culture)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_209307
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Cross pendant

Culture/People:
Zapotec  Search this
Collector:
Donald B. Cordry (Donald Bush Cordry), Non-Indian, 1907-1978  Search this
Seller:
Donald B. Cordry (Donald Bush Cordry), Non-Indian, 1907-1978  Search this
Object Name:
Cross pendant
Media/Materials:
Silver
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Villa Hidalgo (Yalálag); Villa Hidalgo Municipality, Villa Alta District, Sierra Norte Region; Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
circa 1930
Catalog Number:
19/8700
Barcode:
198700.000
See related items:
Zapotec
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_212373
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Cross pendant

Culture/People:
Zapotec  Search this
Collector:
Donald B. Cordry (Donald Bush Cordry), Non-Indian, 1907-1978  Search this
Seller:
Donald B. Cordry (Donald Bush Cordry), Non-Indian, 1907-1978  Search this
Object Name:
Cross pendant
Media/Materials:
Silver
Techniques:
Cast, stamped
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Villa Hidalgo (Yalálag); Villa Hidalgo Municipality, Villa Alta District, Sierra Norte Region; Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
circa 1930
Catalog Number:
19/8701
Barcode:
198701.000
See related items:
Zapotec
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_212374
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Cross pendant

Culture/People:
Zapotec  Search this
Collector:
Donald B. Cordry (Donald Bush Cordry), Non-Indian, 1907-1978  Search this
Seller:
Donald B. Cordry (Donald Bush Cordry), Non-Indian, 1907-1978  Search this
Object Name:
Cross pendant
Media/Materials:
Silver, glass
Techniques:
Cast, bezel-set/stone-setting
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Villa Hidalgo (Yalálag); Villa Hidalgo Municipality, Villa Alta District, Sierra Norte Region; Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
circa 1930
Catalog Number:
19/8702
Barcode:
198702.000
See related items:
Zapotec
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_212375
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Woman's outfit

Culture/People:
Zapotec  Search this
Collector:
Bernard Bevan (Frederick Bernard Gaston Bevan), Non-Indian, 1903-1995  Search this
Seller:
Bernard Bevan (Frederick Bernard Gaston Bevan), Non-Indian, 1903-1995  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's outfit
Media/Materials:
Cotton yarn, wool yarn, dye/dyes, commercially tanned leather, twine/string
Techniques:
Dyed, woven, sewn, tasseled, stitched
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Villa Hidalgo (Yalálag); Villa Hidalgo Municipality, Villa Alta District, Sierra Norte Region; Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
1930-1940
Catalog Number:
20/1637
Barcode:
201637.000
See related items:
Zapotec
Clothing/Garments
On View:
National Museum of the American Indian, New York, NY
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_215407
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Bead/beads

Culture/People:
possibly Zapotec (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Harvey L. Hill (Harvey Alonzo Hill/H. L. Hill), Non-Indian, 1861-1956  Search this
Seller:
Harvey L. Hill (Harvey Alonzo Hill/H. L. Hill), Non-Indian, 1861-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Carved, drilled, polished
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
100 BC-AD 1200
Catalog Number:
20/3915
Barcode:
203915.000
See related items:
Zapotec (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_217543
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Plume Dance headdress

Culture/People:
Zapotec  Search this
Collector:
Bernard J. Edley, Non-Indian, 1925-1994  Search this
Previous owner:
Bernard J. Edley, Non-Indian, 1925-1994  Search this
Donor:
Bernard J. Edley, Non-Indian, 1925-1994  Search this
Object Name:
Plume Dance headdress
Media/Materials:
Bamboo, feather/feathers, cordage, silk cloth, wool yarn, metal wire, metal items, mirror, cotton twine/string, commercially tanned leather
Techniques:
Bent, wrapped, tied
Dimensions:
24 x 86 x 80 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
circa 1940
Catalog Number:
21/1507
Barcode:
211507.000
See related items:
Zapotec
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_225774
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Plume Dance accessories: scepter, rattle, and ankle rattles

Culture/People:
Zapotec  Search this
Collector:
Bernard J. Edley, Non-Indian, 1925-1994  Search this
Previous owner:
Bernard J. Edley, Non-Indian, 1925-1994  Search this
Donor:
Bernard J. Edley, Non-Indian, 1925-1994  Search this
Object Name:
Plume Dance accessories: scepter, rattle, and ankle rattles
Media/Materials:
Wood, paint, gourd, animal bone, feather/feathers, seed/seeds, commercial suede thong, thread, beeswax, brass bell/bells, cotton twine/string
Techniques:
Carved, painted, cut, perforated, wrapped
Dimensions:
27.20 x 6.30 x 3.00 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
circa 1940
Catalog Number:
21/1507
Barcode:
211507.001
See related items:
Zapotec
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_225775
Additional Online Media:

Man's Plume Dance outfit

Culture/People:
Zapotec  Search this
Collector:
Bernard J. Edley, Non-Indian, 1925-1994  Search this
Previous owner:
Bernard J. Edley, Non-Indian, 1925-1994  Search this
Donor:
Bernard J. Edley, Non-Indian, 1925-1994  Search this
Object Name:
Man's Plume Dance outfit
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, synthetic fabric, silk cloth, cotton thread, embroidery floss, commercial metallic fringe, metal buckle, button/buttons, metal braid trim
Techniques:
Sewn, embroidered
Dimensions:
Shirt: 41.50 x 79.00; pants: 89 x 62 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
circa 1940
Catalog Number:
21/1507
Barcode:
211507.002
See related items:
Zapotec
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_225776
Additional Online Media:

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
probably Zapotec (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Allen Brown (Allen Lester Brown), Non-Indian, 1895-1977  Search this
Seller:
Allen Brown (Allen Lester Brown), Non-Indian, 1895-1977  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Obsidian
Techniques:
Carved, drilled, polished
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Monte Albán; Oaxaca de Juárez Municipality, Centro District, Valles Centrales Region; Oaxaca State; Mexico
Geographical Areas:
Valley of Oaxaca
Date created:
100 BC-AD 1000
Catalog Number:
21/3347
Barcode:
213347.000
See related items:
Zapotec (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_227677
Additional Online Media:

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
probably Zapotec (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Allen Brown (Allen Lester Brown), Non-Indian, 1895-1977  Search this
Seller:
Allen Brown (Allen Lester Brown), Non-Indian, 1895-1977  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Obsidian
Techniques:
Carved, drilled, polished, incised
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Monte Albán; Oaxaca de Juárez Municipality, Centro District, Valles Centrales Region; Oaxaca State; Mexico
Geographical Areas:
Valley of Oaxaca
Date created:
100 BC-AD 1000
Catalog Number:
21/3347
Barcode:
213347.001
See related items:
Zapotec (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_227678
Additional Online Media:

Vessel fragment/Potsherd with animal effigy

Culture/People:
probably Zapotec (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Collector:
Bernard J. Edley, Non-Indian, 1925-1994  Search this
Object Name:
Vessel fragment/Potsherd with animal effigy
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Modeled, incised
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Cuicatlán; San Juan Bautista Cuicatlán Municipality, Cuicatlán District, Cañada Region; Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 200-900
Catalog Number:
21/3602
Barcode:
213602.001
See related items:
Zapotec (archaeological culture)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_227939
Additional Online Media:

Male doll

Culture/People:
Zapotec  Search this
Previous owner:
Harold Kaye, Non-Indian, 1914-1974  Search this
Donor:
Harold Kaye, Non-Indian, 1914-1974  Search this
Object Name:
Male doll
Media/Materials:
Wood, paint
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Dimensions:
22.2 x 7 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
circa 1940
Catalog Number:
21/8807
Barcode:
218807.000
See related items:
Zapotec
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_233384
Additional Online Media:

Trumpet

Culture/People:
probably Zapotec (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Stolper Galleries (Stolper Gallery)  Search this
Seller:
Stolper Galleries (Stolper Gallery)  Search this
Seller agent:
Robert L. Stolper (Robert M. Stolper), Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Trumpet
Media/Materials:
Conch shell/shells
Techniques:
Incised, drilled
Dimensions:
24 x 15 x 11 cm
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 500-900
Catalog Number:
22/6377
Barcode:
226377.000
See related items:
Zapotec (archaeological culture)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_241344
Additional Online Media:

Blanket

Culture/People:
probably Zapotec (attributed); collected from the A:shiwi (Zuni)  Search this
Collector:
Douglas D. Graham, Non-Indian, 1849-1914  Search this
Previous owner:
Douglas D. Graham, Non-Indian, 1849-1914  Search this
Donor:
Evelyn B. Lent (Evelyn White Brinckerhoff/Mrs. Ward S. Lent), Non-Indian, 1890-1970  Search this
Heloise G. B. Oman (Heloise Graham Brinckerhoff/Mrs. Charles M. Oman), Non-Indian, 1885-1966  Search this
Mary F. B. Van Houten (Mary Franklin Brinckerhoff/Mrs. John M. Van Houten), Non-Indian, 1894-1964  Search this
Beatrice A. B. Young (Beatrice A. Brinckerhoff/Mrs. Alexander M. Young), Non-Indian, 1895-1973  Search this
Object Name:
Blanket
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn
Techniques:
Woven
Dimensions:
244 x 112 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (flat)
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Catalog Number:
22/8175
Barcode:
228175.000
See related items:
Zapotec
A:shiwi (Zuni)
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (flat)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_243205
Additional Online Media:

Nicho (framed religious picture)

Culture/People:
possibly Zapotec (attributed)  Search this
Collector:
Jane D. De Tomasi (Jane Davenport Harris de Tomasi/Jane Joralemon Davenport), Non-Indian, 1897-1984  Search this
Previous owner:
Jane D. De Tomasi (Jane Davenport Harris de Tomasi/Jane Joralemon Davenport), Non-Indian, 1897-1984  Search this
Dr. James A. De Tomasi, Non-Indian, 1902-1988  Search this
Donor:
Dr. James A. De Tomasi, Non-Indian, 1902-1988  Search this
Object Name:
Nicho (framed religious picture)
Media/Materials:
Tin, sheet glass/window glass, paper, tissue paper
Techniques:
Repoussé
Dimensions:
23.5 x 16.2 x 1.9 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Native Term:
nicho
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1950
Catalog Number:
25/2431
Barcode:
252431.000
See related items:
Zapotec
Ceremonial/Ritual items
On View:
National Museum of the American Indian, Washington, DC
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_268331
Additional Online Media:

Canteen

Culture/People:
probably Zapotec (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Elsie W. Latham (Mrs. Wesley E. Latham), Non-Indian, 1905-1990  Search this
Wesley E. Latham, Non-Indian, 1905-1974  Search this
Donor:
Elsie W. Latham (Mrs. Wesley E. Latham), Non-Indian, 1905-1990  Search this
Object Name:
Canteen
Media/Materials:
Pottery, cotton twine/string, cork
Techniques:
Modeled, painted
Dimensions:
16 x 9.5 cm
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Mezcal Añejo, La Casa del Mezcal; Mitla; San Pablo Villa de Mitla Municipality, Tlacolula District, Valles Centrales Region; Oaxaca State; Mexico
Geographical Areas:
Valley of Oaxaca
Date created:
1950-1960
Catalog Number:
25/3248
Barcode:
253248.000
See related items:
Zapotec
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269142
Additional Online Media:

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