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Colorcore Personal Adornment

Designer:
Robert Ebendorf, American, b.1938  Search this
Collaborator:
Ivy Ross, American, b. 1955  Search this
Medium:
Colorcore Formica (cufflinks, studs); printed cardboard (packaging)
Type:
jewelry
Decorative Arts
Pair of Cufflinks and Three Studs with Packaging
Object Name:
Pair of Cufflinks and Three Studs with Packaging
Made in:
New Paltz, New York, USA
Date:
1983
Credit Line:
The Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Accession Number:
2016-34-20-a/f
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2016-34-20-a_f

Colorcore Personal Adornment

Designer:
Robert Ebendorf, American, b.1938  Search this
Collaborator:
Ivy Ross, American, b. 1955  Search this
Medium:
Colorcore Formica fragments, clothespins (painted wood, metal), cord
Type:
jewelry
Decorative Arts
Necklace
Object Name:
Necklace
Made in:
New Paltz, New York, USA
Date:
1983
Credit Line:
The Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Accession Number:
2016-34-19
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2016-34-19
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Wooden Staff (Male Adornment)

Donor Name:
Dr. William Crocker  Search this
Collector:
Dr. William Crocker  Search this
Culture:
Canela  Search this
: Ramkokamekra  Search this
Object Type:
Staff
Place:
Sardinha, Maranhao, Brazil, South America
Accession Date:
1966-Jul-08
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
260346
USNM Number:
E404756-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8434372

Wooden Staff (Male Adornment)

Donor Name:
Dr. William Crocker  Search this
Collector:
Dr. William Crocker  Search this
Culture:
Canela  Search this
: Ramkokamekra  Search this
Object Type:
Staff
Place:
Sardinha, Maranhao, Brazil, South America
Accession Date:
1966-Jul-08
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
260346
USNM Number:
E404754-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8434370
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Wooden Staff (Male Adornment)

Donor Name:
Dr. William Crocker  Search this
Collector:
Dr. William Crocker  Search this
Culture:
Canela  Search this
: Ramkokamekra  Search this
Object Type:
Staff
Place:
Sardinha, Maranhao, Brazil, South America
Accession Date:
1966-Jul-08
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
260346
USNM Number:
E404755-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8434371
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Carved Wooden Staff (Male Adornment)

Donor Name:
Dr. William Crocker  Search this
Collector:
Dr. William Crocker  Search this
Culture:
Canela  Search this
: Ramkokamekra  Search this
Object Type:
Staff
Place:
Sardinha, Maranhao, Brazil, South America
Accession Date:
1966-Jul-08
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
260346
USNM Number:
E404757-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8434373

Carved Wooden Staff (Male Adornment)

Donor Name:
Dr. William Crocker  Search this
Collector:
Dr. William Crocker  Search this
Culture:
Canela  Search this
: Apanyekra  Search this
Object Type:
Staff
Place:
Sardinha, Maranhao, Brazil, South America
Accession Date:
1966-Jul-08
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
260346
USNM Number:
E405224-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8434894
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Will to Adorn: An Overview

Creator:
Smithsonian Education  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2014-03-13T20:47:24.000Z
Topic:
Education  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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SmithsonianEducation
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianEducation
Data Source:
Smithsonian Education
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_jcEix-pVwx4

MS 2093 Dress and adornment of the Pueblo Indians

Creator:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Extent:
239 pages
30 items (illustrations )
Culture:
American Indian -- Pueblo  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
1911
Scope and Contents:
Also 18 pages, apparently a variant of that section of the manuscript beginning on page 142. With 4 pages of correspondence, including letter of transmittal dated April 28, 1911.
Biographical / Historical:
32nd A. R., Bureau of American Ethnology, page 19 and 31st A. R., page 15 refer to Mrs Stevenson's working on this manuscript, beginning in February, 1910.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2093
Local Note:
According to F. H. Douglas, Denver Art Museum Leaflets 96-97, February, 1940, there are copies of this Manuscript in the following places: Denver Art Museum; Laboratory of Anthropology, Santa Fe; Museum of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff; University of New Mexico; University of Arizona.
Filed with original drawings.
Topic:
Clothing -- American Indian -- Pueblo  Search this
Body decoration, adornment and mutilation -- American Indian -- Pueblo  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2093, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2093
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2093

Hair pipes in Plains Indian adornment, a study in Indian and White ingenuity

Author:
Ewers, John C.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1957
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_89890

The Will to Adorn Program Introduction

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2013-06-19T20:34:47.000Z
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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smithsonianfolklife
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolklife
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_0wF8gQ-0-bo

Will to Adorn presents Muslim fashion show

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2013-07-04T18:58:39.000Z
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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smithsonianfolklife
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolklife
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_hpV8J1HnpyY

Perceptual bias does not explain preference for prey call adornment in the frog-eating bat

Author:
Page, Rachel A.  Search this
O'Mara, M. Teague  Search this
Fugere, Vincent  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2015
Topic:
Tropics  Search this
Biology  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_136361

The Will to Adorn: Introducing Januwa Moja

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2013-05-17T14:11:43.000Z
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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smithsonianfolklife
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolklife
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_nV1Jc-y28LU

Section of "The Former Affairs of King Wonderful Adornment," Chapter 27 of the Lotus Sutra

Medium:
Gold and silver on purple-dyed paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 25.5 × 51.5 cm (10 1/16 × 20 1/4 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
Japan
Date:
late 8th century
Period:
Nara period
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Late Nara (Tempyo) period (710 - 794)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Lotus Sutra  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Sylvan Barnet and William Burto
Accession Number:
F2014.6.9a-e
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F2014.6.9a-e

The Will to Adorn: African American Diversity, Style, and Identity

Creator:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2013-11-20T22:25:18.000Z
Topic:
Art, modern  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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hirshhornARTLAB
YouTube Channel:
hirshhornARTLAB
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_r7DFObRv_UA

Bracelet

Maker:
Undetermined artist  Search this
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W: 8.3 x 8.6 cm (3 1/4 x 3 3/8 in.)
Type:
Costume Accessory
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
Mid 20th century
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arnold and Joanne Syrop
Object number:
2002-20-14
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-20-14

Bracelet

Maker:
Akan artist  Search this
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1.7 x 7.2 x 6.8 cm (11/16 x 2 13/16 x 2 11/16 in.)
Type:
Costume Accessory
Geography:
Ghana
Date:
Mid-20th century
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Allen Clayton Davis
Object number:
2002-22-20
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-22-20

Anklet

Maker:
Senufo artist  Search this
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2.5 x 15 x 8.5 cm (1 x 5 7/8 x 3 3/8 in.)
Type:
Costume Accessory
Geography:
Côte d'Ivoire
Date:
Mid 20th century
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Allen Clayton Davis
Object number:
2002-22-21
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-22-21

Anklet

Maker:
Senufo artist  Search this
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2.3 x 13.8 x 8.6 cm (7/8 x 5 7/16 x 3 3/8 in.)
Type:
Costume Accessory
Geography:
Côte d'Ivoire
Date:
Mid 20th century
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Allen Clayton Davis
Object number:
2002-22-22
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-22-22

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