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Melanesian Man

Artist:
Antonion Zeno Shindler, 1813 Bulgaria-died Washington, DC 1899  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
42 x 28 3/4 in. (106.7 x 73.0 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1890-1899
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Landscape\water  Search this
Ethnic\Melanesian  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum acquisition
Object number:
1985.66.165,728
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.165_728

Melanesians and Australians and the peopling of Amerca

Author:
Hrdlicka, AleŇ°  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1935
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_91634

Spear-Shafts

Donor Name:
Victor J. Evans  Search this
Culture:
Melanesian  Search this
Object Type:
Spear
Place:
Fiji, Melanesia
Accession Date:
1931-Mar-20
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
113605
USNM Number:
E361784-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8408785

Basketry Mat

Donor Name:
Cdr Usnr James P. Chadwick  Search this
Culture:
Melanesian  Search this
Object Type:
Basketry Mat
Place:
Rennell Island, Solomon Islands, Melanesia
Accession Date:
1978-Jun-02
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
331956
USNM Number:
E419426-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8451886

Tortoise Shell Ornament

Donor Name:
Victor J. Evans  Search this
Culture:
Melanesian  Search this
Object Type:
Ornament
Place:
Solomon Islands (not certain), Melanesia
Accession Date:
1931-Mar-20
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
113605
USNM Number:
E359408-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8406092

Wooden Club

Donor Name:
Victor J. Evans  Search this
Culture:
Melanesian  Search this
Object Type:
Club
Place:
Santa Cruz Islands, Solomon Islands, Melanesia
Accession Date:
1931-Mar-20
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
113605
USNM Number:
E361607-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8408580

Club

Donor Name:
Victor J. Evans  Search this
Culture:
Melanesian  Search this
Object Type:
Club
Place:
Fiji, Melanesia
Accession Date:
1931-Mar-20
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
113605
USNM Number:
E361612-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8408586

Wooden Club

Donor Name:
Victor J. Evans  Search this
Culture:
Melanesian  Search this
Object Type:
Club
Place:
Solomon Islands (not certain), Melanesia
Accession Date:
1931-Mar-20
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
113605
USNM Number:
E361614-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8408588

Club

Donor Name:
Victor J. Evans  Search this
Culture:
Melanesian  Search this
Object Type:
Club
Place:
Santa Cruz Islands, Solomon Islands, Melanesia
Accession Date:
1931-Mar-20
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
113605
USNM Number:
E361623-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8408598

Club

Donor Name:
Victor J. Evans  Search this
Culture:
Melanesian  Search this
Object Type:
Club
Place:
Vanuatu, Melanesia
Accession Date:
1931-Mar-20
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
113605
USNM Number:
E361628-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8408603

Wooden Paddle

Donor Name:
Victor J. Evans  Search this
Culture:
Melanesian  Search this
Object Type:
Paddle
Place:
Solomon Islands, Melanesia
Accession Date:
1931-Mar-20
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
113605
USNM Number:
E361722-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8408709

Basket

Vessel:
U.S. Fish Commission Steamer "Albatross"  Search this
Expedition:
Albatross Expedition / U.S. Fish Commission  Search this
Donor Name:
Charles H. Townsend  Search this
H. F. Moore  Search this
Collector:
Charles H. Townsend  Search this
H. F. Moore  Search this
Culture:
Melanesian  Search this
Object Type:
Basket
Place:
Fiji, Melanesia
Accession Date:
1900-Apr-17
Collection Date:
1899
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
036365
USNM Number:
E206336-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8357845
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Bird

Donor Name:
Victor J. Evans  Search this
Culture:
Melanesian  Search this
Object Type:
Figure
Place:
New Ireland, Bismarck Archipelago, Papua New Guinea, Melanesia
Accession Date:
1931-Mar-20
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
113605
USNM Number:
E361797-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8408796

Pipe

Donor Name:
Victor J. Evans  Search this
Culture:
Melanesian  Search this
Object Type:
Pipe
Place:
New Guinea (not certain) / Irian Jaya (Western New Guinea/Papua) (not certain), Fiji (not certain) / Papua New Guinea (not certain) / Indonesia (not certain), Melanesia
Accession Date:
1931-Mar-20
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
113605
USNM Number:
E361646-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8408623

Wooden Club

Donor Name:
Victor J. Evans  Search this
Culture:
Melanesian  Search this
Object Type:
Club
Place:
New Guinea (not certain) / Irian Jaya (Western New Guinea/Papua) (not certain), Vanuatu (not certain) / Indonesia (not certain) / Papua New Guinea (not certain), Melanesia
Accession Date:
1931-Mar-20
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
113605
USNM Number:
E361369-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8408315
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Small Fishhook And Line

Collector:
Gen. David L. Brainard  Search this
Culture:
Melanesian  Search this
Object Type:
Fish Hook/Fish Line
Place:
Melanesia
Accession Date:
1954-Sep-15
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
203592
USNM Number:
E392808-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8422835
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Arrows (2)

Donor Name:
Mrs. Sarita S. Ward  Search this
Collector:
Mr. Herbert Ward  Search this
Culture:
Melanesian  Search this
Object Type:
Arrow
Place:
Solomon Islands (not certain), Melanesia
Accession Date:
1921-Oct-24
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
067312
USNM Number:
E323016-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8392580
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Jade Celt

Donor Name:
Matilda C. Stevenson  Search this
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Collector:
Matilda C. Stevenson  Search this
Culture:
Melanesian  Search this
Object Type:
Celt
Place:
Yos Sudarso Bay, Irian Jaya (Western New Guinea/Papua), Indonesia, Melanesia
Accession Date:
1889-Feb-11
Collection Date:
1889
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
021664
USNM Number:
E130561-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8336673
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Petticoat

Donor Name:
Prof Alfred C. Haddon  Search this
Culture:
Melanesian  Search this
Object Type:
Petticoat
Place:
New Guinea / Irian Jaya (Western New Guinea/Papua) (not certain), Indonesia (not certain) / Papua New Guinea (not certain), Melanesia
Accession Date:
1895-Nov-14
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
030002
USNM Number:
E175427-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8350796
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Petticoat

Donor Name:
Prof Alfred C. Haddon  Search this
Culture:
Melanesian  Search this
Object Type:
Petticoat
Place:
New Guinea / Irian Jaya (Western New Guinea/Papua) (not certain), Indonesia (not certain) / Papua New Guinea (not certain), Melanesia
Accession Date:
1895-Nov-14
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
030002
USNM Number:
E175429-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8350798
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