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Four Men in Costume, Playing Mukur-Tarang (Percussion Instrument ), Dhol (Barrel-Shaped Drum), and Unidentified Percussion Instrument 1956

Physical description:
1 photoprint 008 in x 006 in
Culture:
Sindhi ?  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1956
Local number:
NAA INV 04828900
OPPS NEG 560D
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Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_61720

Four Men in Costume, Playing Mukur-Tarang (Percussion Instrument ), Dhol (Barrel-Shaped Drum), and Unidentified Percussion Instrument 1956

Physical description:
1 photoprint 010 in x 008 in
Culture:
Sindhi ?  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1956
Local number:
NAA INV 04829000
OPPS NEG 560D
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Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_61721

Painting of Three Men Playing Marimba

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
8 x 10;
Type:
Glass negatives
Date:
1880
1880s
Topic:
Musical instruments  Search this
Percussion instruments  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-006 [MAH-4280]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
Public Domain
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_390644

Correspondence

Collection Creator:
La Flesche, Francis, 1857-1932  Search this
Fletcher, Alice C. (Alice Cunningham), 1838-1923  Search this
Container:
Box 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1918-1923
Scope and Contents:
Select itemized correspondence:

1918: Sheldon [?], A. E.; Jan. 19.

1918: Jenks, Gwynne & Co.; Jan. 29.

1918: Guthrie, William Norman; July.

1918: Farley, Edward; Aug. 27.

1918: Guthrie, William Norman; Dec. 23.

1919: Fewkes, J. Walter; Jan. 1.

1919: Guthrie, William Norman; Apr. 25, July 25, Sept. 19.

1919: Bradley, Nettie G.; Oct. 24.

1920: Parkhane-Grews Burner Co.; Feb. 28.

1920: Guthrie, William Norman; Apr. 6, ca. May.

1920: Columbia Trust Co.; Sept. 20.

1920: Guthrie, William Norman; n.d.

1921: Weatherly, Arthur; Mar. 28.

1921: Guthrie, William Norman; Apr.

1921: Weatherly, Arthur; May 6.

1921: Guthrie, W. N.; May 11, July 9, Aug. 26.

1921: Outlook Co.; Dec. 1.

1922: National Geographic Society; Feb. 8.

1922: Copete Consolidated Copper Co.; Mar. 28.

1922: Small, Maynard, & Co.; Boston; Apr. 1.

1922: Boston Insurance Co.; Apr. 22.

1922: Alexander, H. B.; July 9.

1923: United Verde Extension Mining Co.; Feb. 20, May 1.
Collection Restrictions:
The Alice Cunningham Fletcher and Francis La Flesche papers are open for research.

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Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 4558 Alice Cunningham Fletcher and Francis La Flesche papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 4558 Alice Cunningham Fletcher and Francis La Flesche papers
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National Anthropological Archives
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The Warner Report, 1915

Creator:
Warner, Langdon 1881-1955  Search this
Subject:
Warner, Langdon 1881-1955  Search this
Physical description:
Two copies of a bound volume of 226 typed pages, with 48 mounted silver gelatin prints with captions, 194p. ; 29 x 22 cm
Type:
Reports
Collection descriptions
Photographs
Place:
China
Japan
Angkor Wat (Cambodia)
Date:
1915
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Art, Asian--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Local number:
FSA A1994.07
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
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edanmdm:siris_arc_283452
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Traditional Percussion Instruments

Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 sound recording (digital audio file)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Date:
2014 June 25
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Where a listening copy or viewing copy has been created, this is indicated in the respective inventory; additional materials may be accessible with sufficient advance notice and, in some cases, payment of a processing fee. Older papers are housed at a remote location and may require a minimum of three weeks' advance notice and payment of a retrieval fee. Certain formats such as multi-track audio recordings and EIAJ-1 videoreels (1/2 inch) may not be accessible. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at 202-633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 2014 Smithsonian Folklife Festival, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.2014, Item SFF_2014_0625_Kenya_Karibuni_0007.wav
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 2014 Smithsonian Folklife Festival
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-2014-ref807

Traditional Percussion Instruments

Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 sound recording (digital audio file)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Date:
2014 June 26
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Where a listening copy or viewing copy has been created, this is indicated in the respective inventory; additional materials may be accessible with sufficient advance notice and, in some cases, payment of a processing fee. Older papers are housed at a remote location and may require a minimum of three weeks' advance notice and payment of a retrieval fee. Certain formats such as multi-track audio recordings and EIAJ-1 videoreels (1/2 inch) may not be accessible. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at 202-633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 2014 Smithsonian Folklife Festival, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.2014, Item SFF_2014_0626_Kenya_Karibuni_0007.wav
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 2014 Smithsonian Folklife Festival
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-2014-ref836

Traditional Percussion Instruments

Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 sound recording (digital audio file)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Date:
2014 June 29
Scope and Contents:
Kasiva and/or John Oyugi; Alfred Anyango Migure; John Oyoi Ooyi; James Ojuok; Paul Orwa; Joseph Aludo; Kennedy Odhiambo; Daniel Akumu Mandha; Stanbradox Odhiambo
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Where a listening copy or viewing copy has been created, this is indicated in the respective inventory; additional materials may be accessible with sufficient advance notice and, in some cases, payment of a processing fee. Older papers are housed at a remote location and may require a minimum of three weeks' advance notice and payment of a retrieval fee. Certain formats such as multi-track audio recordings and EIAJ-1 videoreels (1/2 inch) may not be accessible. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at 202-633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 2014 Smithsonian Folklife Festival, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.2014, Item SFF_2014_0629_Kenya_Karibuni_0007.wav
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 2014 Smithsonian Folklife Festival
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-2014-ref913

Traditional Percussion Instruments

Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 sound recording (digital audio file)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Date:
2014 July 02
Scope and Contents:
Justo D. Asikkoye; Joseck M. Asikoye; George Achieng Odero; Joseph Ojunga; Tobias Omjango
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Where a listening copy or viewing copy has been created, this is indicated in the respective inventory; additional materials may be accessible with sufficient advance notice and, in some cases, payment of a processing fee. Older papers are housed at a remote location and may require a minimum of three weeks' advance notice and payment of a retrieval fee. Certain formats such as multi-track audio recordings and EIAJ-1 videoreels (1/2 inch) may not be accessible. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at 202-633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 2014 Smithsonian Folklife Festival, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.2014, Item SFF_2014_0702_Kenya_Karibuni_0001.wav
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 2014 Smithsonian Folklife Festival
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-2014-ref935

Traditional Percussion Instruments

Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 sound recording (digital audio file)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Date:
2014 July 03
Scope and Contents:
Kenge Kenge; Calistus Musiomi(?); John Tabu; Izizi; Tobias Onyango Agola; Joseph Ojunga Kungu
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Where a listening copy or viewing copy has been created, this is indicated in the respective inventory; additional materials may be accessible with sufficient advance notice and, in some cases, payment of a processing fee. Older papers are housed at a remote location and may require a minimum of three weeks' advance notice and payment of a retrieval fee. Certain formats such as multi-track audio recordings and EIAJ-1 videoreels (1/2 inch) may not be accessible. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at 202-633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 2014 Smithsonian Folklife Festival, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.2014, Item SFF_2014_0703_Kenya_Karibuni_0007.wav
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 2014 Smithsonian Folklife Festival
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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A Dervish dance

Artist:
Mirza Muhammad al-Hasani  Search this
Medium:
Ink, color and gold on paper.
Dimensions:
H x W (painting): 17.2 × 9.9 cm (6 3/4 × 3 7/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Isfahan, Iran
Date:
1613
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
dance  Search this
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)  Search this
dervish  Search this
percussion instrument  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1907.157
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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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_F1907.157
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Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami (d.1209); recto: illustration: Alexander Battling the Zangis; verso: text

Calligrapher:
Murshid al-Shirazi  Search this
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 31.1 x 19.7 cm (12 1/4 x 7 3/4 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Shiraz, Fars, Iran
Date:
1548 (955 A.H.)
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
battle  Search this
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)  Search this
percussion instrument  Search this
Alexander  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1908.279
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1908.279

Celebrations in Kabulistan from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi

Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor, gold and silver on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 9.5 x 11.9 cm (3 3/4 x 4 11/16 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Iran
Date:
early 14th century
Period:
Mongol period
Topic:
Shahnama  Search this
elephant  Search this
festival  Search this
percussion instrument  Search this
Mongol period (1220 - 1380)  Search this
Iran  Search this
Zal  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1929.34
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1929.34
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Folio from a Shahnama [?] (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); Battle scene

Artist:
Mahmud Musawwir  Search this
Medium:
Color and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 32.2 x 20.6 cm (12 11/16 x 8 1/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Iran
Date:
1525-1550
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
Shahnama  Search this
battle  Search this
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)  Search this
percussion instrument  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1954.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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edanmdm:fsg_F1954.4

Folio from a Shahnama [?] (Book of Kings) by Firdawsi (d.1020); Battle scene

Artist:
Mahmud Musawwir  Search this
Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 32.3 x 21 cm (12 11/16 x 8 1/4 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Iran
Date:
1525-1550
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
Shahnama  Search this
battle  Search this
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)  Search this
percussion instrument  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1954.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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edanmdm:fsg_F1954.5

Folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) by Nizami; recto: illuminated panels of text; verso: Bahram Gur and the princess in the black pavilion

Medium:
Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 35.7 x 24.1 cm (14 1/16 x 9 1/2 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Shiraz, Iran
Date:
circa 1560-1570
Topic:
pavilion  Search this
percussion instrument  Search this
fiddle  Search this
nasta'liq script  Search this
illumination  Search this
Iran  Search this
princess  Search this
Bahram Gur  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Henri Vever collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1986.185
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1986.185

Folio from a Divan (collected poems) by Hafiz (d.1390); recto: Prince and Princess listen to musicians; verso: text

Medium:
Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 24.1 x 14.3 cm (9 1/2 x 5 5/8 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Iran
Date:
19th century
Topic:
music  Search this
zither  Search this
forgery  Search this
percussion instrument  Search this
Iran  Search this
prince  Search this
princess  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Henri Vever collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1986.471
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1986.471
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Percussion instruments and their history

Author:
Blades, James  Search this
Physical description:
509 p. illus., music, plates. 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1970
[1970]
Topic:
Percussion instruments  Search this
Call number:
ML1030 .B63
ML1030.B63
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_7102

Percussion instruments

Author:
Powne, Michael  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Ethiopia
Date:
1968
Topic:
Drums (Membranophones)  Search this
Drum  Search this
Idiophones  Search this
Sistrum (Musical instrument)  Search this
Call number:
ML3760 .P69X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_737219

Ascension of Solomon

Medium:
Ink, color, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (drawing): 30.6 × 19.7 cm (12 1/16 × 7 3/4 in)
Type:
Drawing
Origin:
Tabriz, Iran
Date:
early 16th century
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
demon  Search this
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)  Search this
angel  Search this
flute  Search this
lute  Search this
Solomon  Search this
Bilqis  Search this
percussion instrument  Search this
Iran  Search this
hoopoe  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1950.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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edanmdm:fsg_F1950.1

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