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Basket

Culture/People:
Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Eleanor Ferris Chickaway, Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Previous owner:
Roger G. Kennedy, Non-Indian, 1926-2011  Search this
Frances Hefren Kennedy (Mrs. Roger G. Kennedy), Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Roger G. Kennedy, Non-Indian, 1926-2011  Search this
Frances Hefren Kennedy (Mrs. Roger G. Kennedy), Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Basket
Media/Materials:
Cane (Swamp cane/River cane), dye/dyes
Techniques:
Dyed, twill-plaited, double-woven
Dimensions:
65.7 x 15.0 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Conehatta Community, Choctaw Reservation; Newton County; Mississippi; USA
Date created:
circa 2000
Catalog Number:
26/8536
Barcode:
268536.000
See related items:
Mississippi Choctaw
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_400357

Spoon

Culture/People:
Choctaw  Search this
Seller:
Susan Polk Jones (Susan Rayner Polk/Mrs. Joseph L. Jones), Non-Indian, 1842-1921  Search this
Previous owner:
Susan Polk Jones (Susan Rayner Polk/Mrs. Joseph L. Jones), Non-Indian, 1842-1921  Search this
Dr. Joseph L. Jones, Non-Indian, 1833-1896  Search this
Object Name:
Spoon
Media/Materials:
Cow horn
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Mississippi, Louisiana; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
7867
Barcode:
007867.000
See related items:
Choctaw
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_8360
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Bandolier/Shoulder sash

Culture/People:
Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Previous owner:
Mr. Agnes Wallace, Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Bandolier/Shoulder sash
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, ribbon, glass bead/beads, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, edge beaded
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Native Term:
ta sko fu je
Place:
Neshoba County and Scott County; Mississippi; USA
Date created:
1880-1900
Catalog Number:
1/8863
Barcode:
018863.000
See related items:
Mississippi Choctaw
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20012
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Water vessel

Culture/People:
Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Previous owner:
Winnie Tubby, Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Water vessel
Media/Materials:
Gourd
Techniques:
Cut
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Native Term:
co co ba sku fa'
Place:
Neshoba County and Scott County; Mississippi; USA
Catalog Number:
1/8895
Barcode:
018895.000
See related items:
Mississippi Choctaw
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20044

Brooch

Culture/People:
Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Artist/Maker:
attributed to Hickman Thomas, Mississippi Choctaw, b. ca. 1874  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Brooch
Media/Materials:
Brass
Techniques:
Cut, cutout
Dimensions:
5.3 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Neshoba County and Scott County; Mississippi; USA
Date created:
circa 1900
Catalog Number:
1/9098
Barcode:
019098.000
See related items:
Mississippi Choctaw
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20486
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Cupping horn and lancet

Culture/People:
Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Previous owner:
Calvin Isam, Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Cupping horn and lancet
Media/Materials:
Cow horn, glass
Techniques:
Cut
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Doctor's items
Native Term:
la pic ta ga le
Place:
Neshoba County and Scott County; Mississippi; USA
Catalog Number:
1/9106
Barcode:
019106.000
See related items:
Mississippi Choctaw
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Doctor's items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20494
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Earrings

Culture/People:
Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Emmett York, Mississippi Choctaw, 1904-1971  Search this
IACB source:
Choctaw Craft Association (Choctaw Craft Association)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Earrings
Media/Materials:
Stone, metal jewelry findings
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped, glued
Dimensions:
3 x 1.75 x 1.5 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Philadelphia; Neshoba County; Mississippi; USA
Date created:
1964
Catalog Number:
25/5200
Barcode:
255200.000
See related items:
Mississippi Choctaw
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271065
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Shoulder sash with scroll designs

Culture/People:
Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Previous owner:
Goodman Jim, Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Shoulder sash with scroll designs
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, glass bead/beads, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, edge beaded, sewn
Dimensions:
222 x 7.2 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Native Term:
eskofatshi
Place:
Neshoba County and Scott County; Mississippi; USA
Date created:
circa 1875
Catalog Number:
1/8864
Barcode:
018864.000
See related items:
Mississippi Choctaw
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20013
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Basket with cover

Culture/People:
Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Previous owner:
Elon Tucklow (Elon Tuckloo/Elon Tookalo), Mississippi Choctaw, ca. 1855-ca. 1925  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Basket with cover
Media/Materials:
Cane (Swamp cane/River cane)
Techniques:
Plaited, twill-plaited
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Native Term:
ta bu shik
Place:
Neshoba County and Scott County; Mississippi; USA
Catalog Number:
1/9131
Barcode:
019131.000
See related items:
Mississippi Choctaw
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20519
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Pipe bowl

Culture/People:
Choctaw  Search this
Previous owner:
Erwin Krueger (Irwin Krueger), Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Erwin Krueger (Irwin Krueger), Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe bowl
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Modeled
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Arkansas; USA
Catalog Number:
20/5003
Barcode:
205003.000
See related items:
Choctaw
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_218976

Rattle

Culture/People:
Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Collector:
William F. Stiles (WFS), Non-Indian, 1912-1980  Search this
Previous owner:
William F. Stiles (WFS), Non-Indian, 1912-1980  Search this
Seller:
William F. Stiles (WFS), Non-Indian, 1912-1980  Search this
Object Name:
Rattle
Media/Materials:
Turtle shell/carapace
Techniques:
Perforated, tied
Dimensions:
14 x 9.5 x 6 cm
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Philadelphia; Neshoba County; Mississippi; USA
Catalog Number:
24/1526
Barcode:
241526.000
See related items:
Mississippi Choctaw
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_257138

Bowl

Culture/People:
Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Florence Moses, Mississippi Choctaw, 1906-1994  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Choctaw Craft Association (Choctaw Craft Association)  Search this
Object Name:
Bowl
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, burnished
Dimensions:
7.4 x 11.1 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Pearl River Community, Choctaw Reservation; Neshoba County; Mississippi; USA
Date created:
May 1967
Catalog Number:
25/7115
Barcode:
257115.000
See related items:
Mississippi Choctaw
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_273000
Additional Online Media:

Basket

Culture/People:
Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Jeffie Solomon, Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Previous owner:
Karen Coody Cooper, Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma  Search this
James R. Roaix (Jim Roaix), Mohawk/Abenaki (Abnaki)  Search this
Donor:
Karen Coody Cooper, Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma  Search this
James R. Roaix (Jim Roaix), Mohawk/Abenaki (Abnaki)  Search this
Object Name:
Basket
Media/Materials:
Cane (Swamp cane/River cane)
Techniques:
Dyed, twill-plaited
Dimensions:
9.5 x 12 x 15 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Conehatta Community, Choctaw Reservation; Newton County; Mississippi; USA
Date created:
circa 1995
Catalog Number:
26/3818
Barcode:
263818.000
See related items:
Mississippi Choctaw
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_279969
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Headband

Culture/People:
Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Previous owner:
Nash Bell, Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Headband
Media/Materials:
Silver
Techniques:
Perforated
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Native Term:
ta le ha ta'
Place:
Neshoba County and Scott County; Mississippi; USA
Catalog Number:
1/9081
Barcode:
019081.000
See related items:
Mississippi Choctaw
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20469
Additional Online Media:

Wallpocket basket

Culture/People:
Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Previous owner:
Jim Tubby, Mississippi Choctaw, ca. 1867-1935  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Wallpocket basket
Media/Materials:
Cane (Swamp cane/River cane)
Techniques:
Plaited
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Native Term:
ta bu shik a to tce'
Place:
Neshoba County and Scott County; Mississippi; USA
Catalog Number:
1/9126
Barcode:
019126.000
See related items:
Mississippi Choctaw
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20514
Additional Online Media:

Winnowing basket

Culture/People:
Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Sweenie Willis (Sweeny Willis/Mrs. Bill W. Willis), Mississippi Choctaw, 1902-1977  Search this
Collector:
William F. Stiles (WFS), Non-Indian, 1912-1980  Search this
Object Name:
Winnowing basket
Media/Materials:
Cane (Swamp cane/River cane)
Techniques:
Twill-plaited
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Pearl River Community, Choctaw Reservation; Neshoba County; Mississippi; USA
Date created:
1965
Catalog Number:
23/6402
Barcode:
236402.000
See related items:
Mississippi Choctaw
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_251779
Additional Online Media:

Miniature basket

Culture/People:
Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Sweenie Willis (Sweeny Willis/Mrs. Bill W. Willis), Mississippi Choctaw, 1902-1977  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Choctaw Craft Association (Choctaw Craft Association)  Search this
Object Name:
Miniature basket
Media/Materials:
Cane (Swamp cane/River cane), dye/dyes
Techniques:
Twill-plaited, dyed
Dimensions:
8.2 x 5.5 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Pearl River Community, Choctaw Reservation; Neshoba County; Mississippi; USA
Date created:
1964
Catalog Number:
26/704
Barcode:
260704.000
See related items:
Mississippi Choctaw
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276871

Bait container

Culture/People:
Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Previous owner:
Albert Henry, Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Bait container
Media/Materials:
Gourd, corn cob, cordage
Techniques:
Perforated
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Native Term:
cok co ba co'n ci i'n tco ha
Place:
Neshoba County and Scott County; Mississippi; USA
Catalog Number:
1/8896
Barcode:
018896.000
See related items:
Mississippi Choctaw
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20045

Sash/belt

Culture/People:
Choctaw  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Gloria York, Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Previous owner:
Helen Pep Grodka (Helen Groz Pep/A Tehom Win/Mrs. Frederick B. Grodka), Non-Indian, 1898-1982  Search this
Donor:
Sonia Grodka Blumenthal (Sonia Dorothy Grodka), Non-Indian  Search this
Harry W. Blumenthal, Non-Indian, 1924-2013  Search this
Object Name:
Sash/belt
Media/Materials:
Felt, felt, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn, edge beaded , overlay beadwork
Dimensions:
105 x 8.5 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling: Ball game items
Place:
Mississippi, Louisiana; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
25/1616
Barcode:
251616.000
See related items:
Choctaw
Games, Toys, Gambling: Ball game items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_267122
Additional Online Media:

Basket with cover

Culture/People:
Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Jessica Thomas, Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Previous owner:
Mathew Steven Domjanovich, Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Mathew Steven Domjanovich, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Basket with cover
Media/Materials:
Cane (Swamp cane/River cane)
Techniques:
Dyed, double-woven, twill-plaited
Dimensions:
20.5 x 15 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Conehatta Community, Choctaw Reservation; Newton County; Mississippi; USA
Date created:
2001
Catalog Number:
25/9641
Barcode:
259641.000
See related items:
Mississippi Choctaw
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_275726
Additional Online Media:

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