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Legbands for girl's puberty ceremony

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Collector:
George Hunt, Tlingit, 1854-1933  Search this
Object Name:
Legbands for girl's puberty ceremony
Media/Materials:
Mountain goat wool yarn, cedar bark
Techniques:
Fingerwoven
Dimensions:
66.5 x 3 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
British Columbia; Canada (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1900
Catalog Number:
2/8579
Barcode:
028579.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_30395
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Kneebands for girl's puberty ceremony

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Collector:
George Hunt, Tlingit, 1854-1933  Search this
Object Name:
Kneebands for girl's puberty ceremony
Media/Materials:
Mountain goat wool yarn, cedar bark
Techniques:
Fingerwoven
Dimensions:
76 x 4.5 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Native Term:
kikaxwpige'
Place:
British Columbia; Canada (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1900
Catalog Number:
2/8583
Barcode:
028583.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_30399
Additional Online Media:

Wristbands for girl's puberty ceremony

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Collector:
George Hunt, Tlingit, 1854-1933  Search this
Object Name:
Wristbands for girl's puberty ceremony
Media/Materials:
Mountain goat wool yarn, cedar bark
Techniques:
Fingerwoven
Dimensions:
57 x 7 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Native Term:
kikaxwtsane'
Place:
British Columbia; Canada (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1900
Catalog Number:
2/8578
Barcode:
028578.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_30394
Additional Online Media:

Soil from MAI groundbreaking ceremony

Culture/People:
Non-Indian  Search this
Previous owner:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Soil from MAI groundbreaking ceremony
Media/Materials:
Soil
Techniques:
Unmodified
Dimensions:
7.7 x 1.9 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Audubon Terrace; Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation, 155th Street and Broadway; New York City, Manhattan; New York County; New York; USA
Island Name:
Manhattan Island
Date created:
May 23, 1916
Catalog Number:
26/2892
Barcode:
262892.000
See related items:
Non-Indian
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_279014
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Hair tassel for girl's puberty ceremony

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Collector:
George Hunt, Tlingit, 1854-1933  Search this
Object Name:
Hair tassel for girl's puberty ceremony
Media/Materials:
Mountain goat wool yarn, cedar bark
Techniques:
Tied
Dimensions:
106 x 16.5 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
British Columbia; Canada (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1900
Catalog Number:
2/8582
Barcode:
028582.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_30398
Additional Online Media:

Breast strap used in girl's puberty ceremony

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Collector:
George Hunt, Tlingit, 1854-1933  Search this
Object Name:
Breast strap used in girl's puberty ceremony
Media/Materials:
Mountain goat wool yarn, cedar bark
Techniques:
Fingerwoven
Dimensions:
106.2 x 4 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Native Term:
kan'bo'yi
Place:
British Columbia; Canada (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1900
Catalog Number:
2/8584
Barcode:
028584.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_30400
Additional Online Media:

Hair tie for girl's puberty ceremony

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Collector:
George Hunt, Tlingit, 1854-1933  Search this
Object Name:
Hair tie for girl's puberty ceremony
Media/Materials:
Mountain goat wool yarn, cedar bark
Techniques:
Wrapped, tied
Dimensions:
23.2 x 4 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Native Term:
k'alsk'alganwe'
Place:
British Columbia; Canada (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1900
Catalog Number:
2/8581
Barcode:
028581.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_30397
Additional Online Media:

Headdress accessory for boy's initiation ceremony

Photographer:
Xario Domingos Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape) and Ipa'ywa Teresa Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Culture/People:
Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Xario Domingos Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape) and Ipa'ywa Teresa Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
NMAI agent:
Heidi H. McKinnon, Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Xario Domingos Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Ipa'ywa Teresa Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Object Name:
Headdress accessory for boy's initiation ceremony
Media/Materials:
Cotton yarn, wood
Techniques:
Braided, wrapped
Dimensions:
108 x 31.5 x 4.5 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Tapi'itawa, Terra Indígena Urubu Branco, Santa Terezinha Municipality; Northeast Mesoregion, North Araguaia Microregion; Mato Grosso State, Central-West Region; Brazil
Date created:
2001-2002
Catalog Number:
26/2603
Barcode:
262603.000
See related items:
Tapirapé (Tapirape)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_278718
Additional Online Media:

Lance use during boy's initiation ceremony

Photographer:
Xario Domingos Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Culture/People:
Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Xario Domingos Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
NMAI agent:
Heidi H. McKinnon, Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Xario Domingos Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Object Name:
Lance use during boy's initiation ceremony
Media/Materials:
Brazilwood, genipapo paint, animal bone, beeswax
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Dimensions:
172 x 3 x 3.2 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Tapi'itawa, Terra Indígena Urubu Branco, Santa Terezinha Municipality; Northeast Mesoregion, North Araguaia Microregion; Mato Grosso State, Central-West Region; Brazil
Date created:
2001-2003
Catalog Number:
26/2753
Barcode:
262753.000
See related items:
Tapirapé (Tapirape)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_278873
Additional Online Media:

Frame/support for boy's initiation ceremony headdress

Photographer:
Xario Domingos Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Culture/People:
Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Xario Domingos Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
NMAI agent:
Heidi H. McKinnon, Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Xario Domingos Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Object Name:
Frame/support for boy's initiation ceremony headdress
Media/Materials:
Wood, wood stain
Techniques:
Carved, stained
Dimensions:
16.5 x 1.4 x 12.5 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Tapi'itawa, Terra Indígena Urubu Branco, Santa Terezinha Municipality; Northeast Mesoregion, North Araguaia Microregion; Mato Grosso State, Central-West Region; Brazil
Date created:
2001-2002
Catalog Number:
26/2608
Barcode:
262608.000
See related items:
Tapirapé (Tapirape)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_278723
Additional Online Media:

Frame/support for boy's initiation ceremony headdress

Photographer:
Xario Domingos Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Culture/People:
Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Xario Domingos Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
NMAI agent:
Heidi H. McKinnon, Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Xario Domingos Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Object Name:
Frame/support for boy's initiation ceremony headdress
Media/Materials:
Reed, cotton yarn
Techniques:
Plaited
Dimensions:
63.7 x 43.2 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Native Term:
ararapiwaãwa
Place:
Tapi'itawa, Terra Indígena Urubu Branco, Santa Terezinha Municipality; Northeast Mesoregion, North Araguaia Microregion; Mato Grosso State, Central-West Region; Brazil
Date created:
2001-2002
Catalog Number:
26/2609
Barcode:
262609.000
See related items:
Tapirapé (Tapirape)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_278724
Additional Online Media:

Jaguar mask and outfit for the Rain Ceremony

Culture/People:
Nahua [Acatlan]  Search this
NMAI agent:
Ramiro Matos (RM), Quechua  Search this
Carmen Arellaño, Quechua  Search this
Object Name:
Jaguar mask and outfit for the Rain Ceremony
Media/Materials:
Commercially tanned leather, cotton cloth, paint, rope
Techniques:
Sewn, painted
Dimensions:
149.5 x 65.5 x 2.5 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Acatlán; Chilapa de Alvarez Municipality; Guerrero State; Mexico
Date created:
2003
Catalog Number:
26/3054
Barcode:
263054.000
See related items:
Nahua [Acatlan]
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_279195
Additional Online Media:

Arrow used during the Cara Grande ceremony

Photographer:
Paulo Ararawytygi Tapirapé (Ararawytygi Paulo Tapirape), Tapirapé (Tapirape) and Tãparawa Marisa Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Culture/People:
Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Paulo Ararawytygi Tapirapé (Ararawytygi Paulo Tapirape), Tapirapé (Tapirape) and Tãparawa Marisa Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
NMAI agent:
Heidi H. McKinnon, Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Paulo Ararawytygi Tapirapé (Ararawytygi Paulo Tapirape), Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Tãparawa Marisa Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Object Name:
Arrow used during the Cara Grande ceremony
Media/Materials:
Bamboo, cotton cord/cordage, feather/feathers, animal bone, tree pitch/gum
Techniques:
Carved, wrapped
Dimensions:
158 x 5 x 3 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Tapi'itawa, Terra Indígena Urubu Branco, Santa Terezinha Municipality; Northeast Mesoregion, North Araguaia Microregion; Mato Grosso State, Central-West Region; Brazil
Date created:
2003
Catalog Number:
26/2754
Barcode:
262754.000
See related items:
Tapirapé (Tapirape)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_278874
Additional Online Media:

Arrow used during the Cara Grande ceremony

Photographer:
Paulo Ararawytygi Tapirapé (Ararawytygi Paulo Tapirape), Tapirapé (Tapirape) and Tãparawa Marisa Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Culture/People:
Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Paulo Ararawytygi Tapirapé (Ararawytygi Paulo Tapirape), Tapirapé (Tapirape) and Tãparawa Marisa Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
NMAI agent:
Heidi H. McKinnon, Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Paulo Ararawytygi Tapirapé (Ararawytygi Paulo Tapirape), Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Tãparawa Marisa Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Object Name:
Arrow used during the Cara Grande ceremony
Media/Materials:
Bamboo, animal bone, feather/feathers, genipapo paint, reed, tree pitch/gum
Techniques:
Carved, wrapped, painted
Dimensions:
156.5 x 5 x 2.5 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Tapi'itawa, Terra Indígena Urubu Branco, Santa Terezinha Municipality; Northeast Mesoregion, North Araguaia Microregion; Mato Grosso State, Central-West Region; Brazil
Date created:
2003
Catalog Number:
26/2755
Barcode:
262755.000
See related items:
Tapirapé (Tapirape)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_278875
Additional Online Media:

Arrow used during the Cara Grande ceremony

Photographer:
Xywaeri José Pio Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape) and Kaxywa Luisa Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Culture/People:
Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Xywaeri José Pio Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape) and Kaxywa Luisa Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
NMAI agent:
Heidi H. McKinnon, Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Xywaeri José Pio Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Kaxywa Luisa Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Object Name:
Arrow used during the Cara Grande ceremony
Media/Materials:
Bamboo, cotton twine/string, feather/feathers, animal bone, reed, tree pitch/gum, genipapo paint
Techniques:
Carved, wrapped, painted
Dimensions:
178 x 4 x 3 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Tapi'itawa, Terra Indígena Urubu Branco, Santa Terezinha Municipality; Northeast Mesoregion, North Araguaia Microregion; Mato Grosso State, Central-West Region; Brazil
Date created:
2003
Catalog Number:
26/2757
Barcode:
262757.000
See related items:
Tapirapé (Tapirape)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_278877
Additional Online Media:

Necklace worn during girls' puberty ceremony

Culture/People:
Chiricahua Apache  Search this
Previous owner:
Lucy Calvin, Chiricahua Apache [Fort Sill, Oklahoma]  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace worn during girls' puberty ceremony
Media/Materials:
Shell/shells, glass bead/beads, abalone/haliotis shell, cotton twine/string, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Cut, drilled, strung
Dimensions:
46 x 6 x 1 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Native Term:
yo'
Place:
Near Lawton; Lawton; Comanche County; Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
circa 1900
Catalog Number:
2/1272
Barcode:
021272.000
See related items:
Chiricahua Apache
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22589
Additional Online Media:

Arrow used during the Cara Grande ceremony

Photographer:
Xywaeri José Pio Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape) and Kaxywa Luisa Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Culture/People:
Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Xywaeri José Pio Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape) and Kaxywa Luisa Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
NMAI agent:
Heidi H. McKinnon, Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Xywaeri José Pio Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Kaxywa Luisa Tapirapé, Tapirapé (Tapirape)  Search this
Object Name:
Arrow used during the Cara Grande ceremony
Media/Materials:
Bamboo, cotton cord/cordage, feather/feathers, tree pitch/gum
Techniques:
Carved, wrapped
Dimensions:
144.5 x 5 x 2 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Tapi'itawa, Terra Indígena Urubu Branco, Santa Terezinha Municipality; Northeast Mesoregion, North Araguaia Microregion; Mato Grosso State, Central-West Region; Brazil
Date created:
2003
Catalog Number:
26/2756
Barcode:
262756.000
See related items:
Tapirapé (Tapirape)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_278876
Additional Online Media:

Drinking tube and head scratcher for girl's puberty ceremony

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Collector:
George Hunt, Tlingit, 1854-1933  Search this
Object Name:
Drinking tube and head scratcher for girl's puberty ceremony
Media/Materials:
Animal bone, mountain goat wool yarn, cedar bark
Techniques:
Braided
Dimensions:
117 x 18 x 1.2 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
British Columbia; Canada (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1900
Catalog Number:
2/8577
Barcode:
028577.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_30393
Additional Online Media:

Ceremony, Mourning 1893 Photo

Creator:
Praetorius, Charles  Search this
Creator:
DeLery, Jean  Search this
Subject:
British Museum/World's Columbian Exposition  Search this
Physical description:
1 leaf 008 in x 011 in mounted on 014 in x 018 in
Culture:
Tupinamba  Search this
Type:
Works of art
Date:
1893
Local number:
NAA INV 08602200
NAA MS 316543
See more items in:
Tear greeting ceremony and mourning ceremony 1578 [DeLery, Jean]
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_75859

Mask worn by jaguar dancer during the Rain Ceremony

Culture/People:
Nahua [Acatlan]  Search this
Donor:
Constantino Medina Lima, Nahua [Acatlan]  Search this
Object Name:
Mask worn by jaguar dancer during the Rain Ceremony
Media/Materials:
Wood, boar bristles, paint, animal tooth/teeth, mirror
Techniques:
Carved, painted, glued
Dimensions:
30 x 23 x 15 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Acatlán; Chilapa de Alvarez Municipality; Guerrero State; Mexico
Date created:
2000
Catalog Number:
25/5073
Barcode:
255073.000
See related items:
Nahua [Acatlan]
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_270941

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