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Tusk

Maker:
Kongo artist  Search this
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
H x W x Diameter: 72.4 x 14.6 x 6 cm (28 1/2 x 5 3/4 x 2 3/8 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Kongo Central Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Cabinda Province, Angola
Date:
ca. 1860
Topic:
elephant  Search this
crocodile  Search this
mother and child  Search this
foreigner  Search this
weapon  Search this
boat  Search this
bushcow  Search this
Trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
96-28-1
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
On View:
NMAfA, First Level North Galleries (1130-1134)
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_96-28-1

Objects Specialty Group postprints [electronic resource]

Author:
American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works Objects Specialty Group Session  Search this
Physical description:
computer optical discs ; 4 3/4 in
Type:
Electronic resources
Congresses
Date:
2004
C2008-
Topic:
Art objects--Conservation and restoration  Search this
Monuments--Conservation and restoration  Search this
Museum conservation methods  Search this
Call number:
N8560 .A515
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_840255

Professional Activity Files, 1996-2004

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Office of the Director  Search this
Subject:
Hedlin, Ethel W  Search this
American Association for State and Local History  Search this
American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works  Search this
Association for Information and Image Management International  Search this
Marietta College  Search this
Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference  Search this
University of Maryland at College Park  Search this
Council for the Preservation of Anthropological Records  Search this
Physical description:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Date:
1996
1996-2004
Topic:
Professional associations  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 05-100
See more items in:
Professional Activity Files 1996-2004 [Smithsonian Institution Archives Office of the Director]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_256542

The Textile Specialty Group postprints [electronic resource] : papers delivered at the Textile Subgroup Session

Author:
American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works Textile Specialty Group Session  Search this
Physical description:
CD-ROMs ; 4 3/4 in
Type:
Electronic resources
Congresses
Date:
2007
2010
C2007-
Topic:
Textile fabrics--Conservation and restoration  Search this
Call number:
mrdf 000837
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1020545

Louis Pomerantz papers, 1937-1988, bulk 1950s-1988

Creator:
Pomerantz, Louis, 1919-1988  Search this
Subject:
Stolow, Nathan  Search this
Konrad, Anton  Search this
Feller, Robert L.  Search this
Wilke, Ulfert  Search this
Stout, George L. (George Leslie)  Search this
Art Institute of Chicago  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service  Search this
Rijksmuseum (Netherlands)  Search this
Eastman Kodak Company  Search this
American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works  Search this
International Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works  Search this
Type:
Illustrations
Interviews
Sound recordings
Photographs
Topic:
Art  Search this
Museum conservation methods  Search this
Flood damage  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9552
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211752
AAA_collcode_pomeloui
Theme:
Art Materials, Techniques, and Studio Art Education
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211752
Additional Online Media:

Old and New Solutions to Dissipate Static Charge for Plexiglas Pressure Mounts

Author:
Ballard, Mary W.  Search this
Gentry, Allison  Search this
Frankel, Nora  Search this
Urick, Jessica  Search this
Schmitt, Emma  Search this
Casteneda, Alison  Search this
Eng-Wilmot, Kira  Search this
Getts, Anne  Search this
Dalela, Namrata  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2018
Topic:
Museum conservation methods  Search this
Museum techniques  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_150930

Ambient Mass Spectrometry Analysis of Alizarin-Dyed Textile and Dye Transfer to Paper

Author:
Ballard, Mary W.  Search this
Newsome, G. Asher  Search this
Baglia, Regina A.  Search this
Frankel, Nora  Search this
Urick, Jessica  Search this
Schmitt, Emma  Search this
Casteneda, Alison  Search this
Eng-Wilmot, Kira  Search this
Getts, Anne  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2018
Topic:
Museum conservation methods  Search this
Museum techniques  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_150931

Conserving Paintings by American Artists of African Descent in the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution

Author:
Tsang, Jia-sun  Search this
Madruga, Ines  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2018
Topic:
Museum conservation methods  Search this
Museum techniques  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_148018

Modernized Stretcher for Paintings on Canvas: Assessment and Observation

Author:
Buckley, Barbara  Search this
Madruga Carvalho Caldeira, Inês  Search this
Tsang, Jia-sun  Search this
Patterson, Robert  Search this
Pelasara, Rick  Search this
Williams, Don  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2017
Topic:
Museum conservation methods  Search this
Museum techniques  Search this
Native Americans  Search this
American Indians  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_145126

Technical analyses of painted Inca and Colonial qeros

Author:
Kaplan, Emily  Search this
Levinson, Judy  Search this
Pearlstein, Ellen J.  Search this
Howe, Ellen  Search this
Greene, Virginia  Search this
Kaplan, Emily  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1999
Topic:
Native Americans  Search this
American Indians  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_140664

Sustaining the Unsustainable: Mitigation and Monitoring for Modern Materials

Author:
Baker, Whitney  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2015
Topic:
Postal service  Search this
Letter mail handling  Search this
Stamp collecting  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_137250

Drying/flattening [Draft]

Author:
van der Reyden, Diane L  Search this
Vitale, T.  Search this
Hamburg, D.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1984
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_131783

Pest Control in Museums (1986): A Partially Annotated Bibliography

Author:
Preslock, Karen  Search this
Schrock, John Richard  Search this
Zycherman, Lynda A.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1988
Topic:
Library science  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_127812

Recovering painted organic objects from ancient Mesoamerica: strategic considerations in the field and the lab

Author:
Beaubien, Harriet F.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2011
Topic:
Museum conservation methods  Search this
Museum techniques  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_113096

The mechanical behavior of artists' acrylic paints with changing temperature and relative humidity

Author:
Mecklenburg, Marion F.  Search this
Tumosa, Charles S.  Search this
Erlebacher, J. D.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1992
Topic:
Museum conservation methods  Search this
Museum techniques  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_87988

Which Cracked First: The Inkin' or the Egg? Analysis and Ink Deterioration in the William Bache Silhouette Album

Author:
Fallon, Rosemary E.  Search this
Lockshin, Nora S.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2009
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_80205

An IPM Checklist for Planning & Implementing Pest Control on Art & Artifact Collections

Author:
Ballard, Mary W.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1997
Topic:
Museum conservation methods  Search this
Museum techniques  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_56004

Laws and Licensing: Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA)

Author:
Ballard, Mary W.  Search this
Parker, Thomas  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1997
Topic:
Museum conservation methods  Search this
Museum techniques  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_56020

Preventive conservation : collection storage / Lisa Elkin and Christopher A. Norris

Editor:
Elkin, Lisa 1966-  Search this
Norris, Christopher A. 1966-  Search this
Issuing body:
Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections  Search this
American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
George Washington University  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 926 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2019
Topic:
Museum storage facilities  Search this
Museum conservation methods  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1114215

Initiation wall panels

Maker:
Nkanu artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood, pigment
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 84.8 x 132 x 18.5 cm (33 3/8 x 51 15/16 x 7 5/16 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Date:
Early 20th century
Topic:
Initiation  Search this
foreigner  Search this
weapon  Search this
geometric motif  Search this
male  Search this
floral  Search this
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
99-2-1
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
On View:
NMAfA, First Level North Galleries (1130-1134)
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_99-2-1

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