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Moccasins

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Ya-ke'-wu'-sa-wa (Ya-kwe'-wu'-so-wai), Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Moccasins
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Edge beaded , lazy/lane stitch beadwork
Dimensions:
15.5 x 6.8 x 5.5 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Native Term:
ni' mu'nap'
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1312
Barcode:
021312.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22257
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Belt bag

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Jay Noble Emley, Non-Indian, 1871-1939  Search this
Donor:
Jay Noble Emley, Non-Indian, 1871-1939  Search this
Object Name:
Belt bag
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads, glass pony beads, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Sewn, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, strung, fringed
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place:
Oklahoma; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
18/2209
Barcode:
182209.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_194855
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Mortar and pestle

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Po-kwa"-gwu'-nu', Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Mortar and pestle
Media/Materials:
Wood, stone
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Native Term:
ho' ta sa'n
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1370
Barcode:
021370.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22306
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Charm/Amulet

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Te's-i'-kwa'-wa, Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Charm/Amulet
Media/Materials:
Animal hoof/hooves, hide, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Native Term:
to si' to ko rok
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1415
Barcode:
021415.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22672
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Bracelet

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Robert (unknown surname), Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Bracelet
Media/Materials:
Silver
Techniques:
Hammered, stamped
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Native Term:
ma' wi' tsok'
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
1870-1900
Catalog Number:
2/1601
Barcode:
021601.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22867
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Drumstick

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Penateka (Big John), Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Drumstick
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Incised
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1931
Barcode:
021931.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22912
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Cupping horn

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
O'ta, Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Cupping horn
Media/Materials:
Cow horn
Techniques:
Cut
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Doctor's items
Native Term:
po' ha ai
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1755
Barcode:
021755.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Doctor's items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_23106
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Man's shirt

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Comanche Tom (unknown surname), Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Seller:
Samuel S. Arn (S. S. Arn), Non-Indian, 1855-1936  Search this
MAI agent:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Man's shirt
Media/Materials:
Hide
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1795
Barcode:
021795.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_23150
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Man's turban

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Chief Mam-sook-a-wat (Mamsookewat/Mumsookawa/Mum-Shu-Kawa/Mam-Sook-A-Wat/Mom-suk-awa), Niuam (Comanche), 1836-1938  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Man's turban
Media/Materials:
Fox skin/fur, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Gourd stitch/Brick stitch/Netted beadwork , overlay beadwork
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Native Term:
wa' a ni'
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1858
Barcode:
021858.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_23214
Additional Online Media:

Comanche Girl

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Marian Terasaz (Marian Terasaz Kassanavoid/Aukemah), Niuam (Comanche), 1915-2009  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Oscar Brousse Jacobson, Non-Indian, 1882-1966  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Oscar Brousse Jacobson, Non-Indian, 1882-1966  Search this
Title:
Comanche Girl
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Paper, watercolor
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
21.6 x 29.3 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
1938
Catalog Number:
23/6049
Barcode:
236049.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_250956
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Pipe tomahawk

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Chief White Eagle, Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Joseph A. Imhof (Joseph Adam Andrew John Imhof), Non-Indian, 1871-1955  Search this
Sarah Imhof (Sarah Ann Elizabeth Russell/Sallie Imhof/Mrs. Joseph A. Imhof), Non-Indian, 1872-1966  Search this
Donor:
Sarah Imhof (Sarah Ann Elizabeth Russell/Sallie Imhof/Mrs. Joseph A. Imhof), Non-Indian, 1872-1966  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe tomahawk
Media/Materials:
Wood, german silver ("nickel silver"/copper-nickel alloy)
Techniques:
Carved, inlaid
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
23/8997
Barcode:
238997.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_254539
Additional Online Media:

Awl

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
David T. Vernon (David Thomas Vernon/David C. Vernon), Non-Indian, 1900-1973  Search this
Jackson Hole Preserve, Inc. (Jackson Hole Preserve, Incorporated), 1940-  Search this
Object Name:
Awl
Media/Materials:
Wood, steel
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
24/2394
Barcode:
242394.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_258115
Additional Online Media:

Hair tie

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
MAI agent:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Hair tie
Media/Materials:
Beaver skin/fur, hide thong/babiche, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Gourd stitch/Brick stitch/Netted beadwork , overlay beadwork
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/4355
Barcode:
024355.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_25849
Additional Online Media:

How the Wichita Mountains Came to Be Part I

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Ronald L. Burgess (Tachaco), Niuam (Comanche), b. 1950  Search this
Seller/source:
Ronald L. Burgess (Tachaco), Niuam (Comanche), b. 1950  Search this
Title:
How the Wichita Mountains Came to Be Part I
Object Name:
Drawing
Media/Materials:
Paper, graphite, colored pencil, ink
Techniques:
Drawn
Dimensions:
38.5 x 56.5 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Walters; Cotton County; Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
2012
Catalog Number:
26/8931
Barcode:
268931.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_407631
Additional Online Media:

Hair ornament

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Charles F. Nesler, Non-Indian, 1864-1930  Search this
Previous owner:
Charles F. Nesler, Non-Indian, 1864-1930  Search this
Donor:
Charles F. Nesler, Non-Indian, 1864-1930  Search this
Object Name:
Hair ornament
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Gourd stitch/Brick stitch/Netted beadwork , painted
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Oklahoma; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
10/5377
Barcode:
105377.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_113756
Additional Online Media:

Bow

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Colonel John T. Pickett, Non-Indian, 1820-1884  Search this
Previous owner:
Philip Sawyer, Non-Indian, 1868-1949  Search this
Donor:
Philip Sawyer, Non-Indian, 1868-1949  Search this
Object Name:
Bow
Media/Materials:
Wood, cordage
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
18/2078
Barcode:
182078.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_194720
Additional Online Media:

Man's leggings

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Virginia Greenway Wilson (Mrs. Philip Danforth Wilson), Non-Indian, 1889-1987  Search this
Lender:
Virginia Greenway Wilson (Mrs. Philip Danforth Wilson), Non-Indian, 1889-1987  Search this
Object Name:
Man's leggings
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Painted, gourd stitch/brick stitch/netted beadwork
Dimensions:
73 x 51 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Oklahoma; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
20/4341
Barcode:
204341.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_218324
Additional Online Media:

Mortar

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
A'-ta-gwa-hi', Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Mortar
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Native Term:
ho' as
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1372
Barcode:
021372.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22310
Additional Online Media:

Spoon/Ladle

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Mo'n-tca-ro', Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Spoon/Ladle
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1374
Barcode:
021374.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22312
Additional Online Media:

Child's moccasins

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Maud Chi'-ya-kwi', Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Child's moccasins
Media/Materials:
Hide
Techniques:
Sewn
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Native Term:
ni' mu' ko tsa na nap'
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1297
Barcode:
021297.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22614
Additional Online Media:

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