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Bead/beads

Culture/People:
probably Saladoid (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Seller:
Seymour Wylde Wilkin Howes (S. W. Howes), Non-Indian, 1883-1927  Search this
Collector:
Seymour Wylde Wilkin Howes (S. W. Howes), Non-Indian, 1883-1927  Search this
Previous owner:
Seymour Wylde Wilkin Howes (S. W. Howes), Non-Indian, 1883-1927  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Shell/shells
Techniques:
Ground, drilled
Dimensions:
1 x 1 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Trant's Estate; Trant's; Saint Georges Parish; Montserrat
Archipelago:
Lesser Antilles
Island Name:
Montserrat
Island Grouping:
Leeward Islands
Geographical Areas:
Caribbean Islands (West Indies)
Date created:
500 BC-AD 500
Catalog Number:
12/7053
Barcode:
127053.000
See related items:
Saladoid (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_136628
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Winnowing basket

Culture/People:
possibly Bannock (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Cook Drug Store and Indian Curio Shop, 1887-1925  Search this
Seller:
Cook Drug Store and Indian Curio Shop, 1887-1925  Search this
MAI agent:
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955  Search this
Object Name:
Winnowing basket
Media/Materials:
Willow
Techniques:
Twined
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Fort Hall Reservation; Bannock County, Bingham County, Caribou County, Power County; Idaho; USA
Catalog Number:
13/1273
Barcode:
131273.000
See related items:
Bannock
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_141204
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Bow

Culture/People:
Northern Shoshone  Search this
Previous owner:
Ma-Mo-Soop (Quitter), Northern Shoshone  Search this
Collector:
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955  Search this
Object Name:
Bow
Media/Materials:
Wood, hide, paint
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Fort Hall Reservation; Bannock County, Bingham County, Caribou County, Power County; Idaho; USA
Catalog Number:
13/1515
Barcode:
131515.000
See related items:
Northern Shoshone
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_141348
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Blanket

Culture/People:
Mískito (Mosquito)  Search this
Collector:
David E. Harrower (D.E. Harrower), Non-Indian, 1890-1970  Search this
Object Name:
Blanket
Media/Materials:
Bark cloth
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
240 x 113 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (flat)
Place:
Río Coco (Río Segovia, Wanks River); Sang Sang and San Carlos; Waspam Municipality; Atlántico Norte Autonomous Region; Nicaragua
Catalog Number:
13/2541
Barcode:
132541.000
See related items:
Mískito (Mosquito)
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (flat)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_142402
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Headdress

Culture/People:
Ngäbe (Guaymi)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Headdress
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, feather/feathers, heron feather/feathers
Techniques:
Wrapped
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Place:
Cuvíbora Mountains, central Chiriquí; Chiriquí Province; Panama
Catalog Number:
13/7535
Barcode:
137535.000
See related items:
Ngäbe (Guaymi)
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_147946
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Cup/Mug

Culture/People:
Carib [Suriname]  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Cup/Mug
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Tibiti Rivier, Grand Kreek and Poika Kreek districts, Coppername Rivier; Suriname
Catalog Number:
13/9837
Barcode:
139837.000
See related items:
Carib [Suriname]
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_150302
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Woman's blouse

Culture/People:
Chucunaque Guna (Kuna)  Search this
Collector:
Frederick A. Mitchell-Hedges (F. A. Mitchell-Hedges), Non-Indian, 1882-1959  Search this
Lady Lilian Mabel Alice Richmond Brown (Lilian Mabel Alice Roussel), Non-Indian, 1885-1946  Search this
Donor:
Frederick A. Mitchell-Hedges (F. A. Mitchell-Hedges), Non-Indian, 1882-1959  Search this
Lady Lilian Mabel Alice Richmond Brown (Lilian Mabel Alice Roussel), Non-Indian, 1885-1946  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's blouse
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth
Techniques:
Reverse Appliquéd
Dimensions:
95 x 75 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Panama
Catalog Number:
16/6361
Barcode:
166361.000
See related items:
Chucunaque Guna (Kuna)
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_177900
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Woman's blouse

Culture/People:
Chucunaque Guna (Kuna)  Search this
Collector:
Frederick A. Mitchell-Hedges (F. A. Mitchell-Hedges), Non-Indian, 1882-1959  Search this
Lady Lilian Mabel Alice Richmond Brown (Lilian Mabel Alice Roussel), Non-Indian, 1885-1946  Search this
Donor:
Frederick A. Mitchell-Hedges (F. A. Mitchell-Hedges), Non-Indian, 1882-1959  Search this
Lady Lilian Mabel Alice Richmond Brown (Lilian Mabel Alice Roussel), Non-Indian, 1885-1946  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's blouse
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth
Techniques:
Reverse Appliquéd
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Panama
Catalog Number:
16/6385
Barcode:
166385.000
See related items:
Chucunaque Guna (Kuna)
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_177926
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Hammock

Culture/People:
Wayuu (Guajira/Goajiro)  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (The University Museum)  Search this
Museum of the American Indian - Heye Foundation (MAI-HF), 1916-1989  Search this
Collector:
Gregory Mason, Non-Indian, 1889-1968  Search this
Object Name:
Hammock
Media/Materials:
Cotton yarn
Techniques:
Woven
Object Type:
Furnishings (Home)
Place:
La Guajira Department; Colombia
Catalog Number:
18/1302
Barcode:
181302.000
See related items:
Wayuu (Guajira/Goajiro)
Furnishings (Home)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_193998
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Paint container

Culture/People:
Wayuu (Guajira/Goajiro)  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (The University Museum)  Search this
Museum of the American Indian - Heye Foundation (MAI-HF), 1916-1989  Search this
Collector:
Gregory Mason, Non-Indian, 1889-1968  Search this
Object Name:
Paint container
Media/Materials:
Gourd
Techniques:
Incised
Object Type:
Art and Printing tools
Place:
La Guajira Department; Colombia
Catalog Number:
18/1360
Barcode:
181360.000
See related items:
Wayuu (Guajira/Goajiro)
Art and Printing tools
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_194057
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Bag

Culture/People:
Kogi (Kagaba)  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (The University Museum)  Search this
Museum of the American Indian - Heye Foundation (MAI-HF), 1916-1989  Search this
Collector:
Gregory Mason, Non-Indian, 1889-1968  Search this
Object Name:
Bag
Media/Materials:
Agave/Maguey fiber
Techniques:
Looped
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place:
San Francisco; Dibulla Municipality; La Guajira Department; Colombia
Catalog Number:
18/1565
Barcode:
181565.001
See related items:
Kogi (Kagaba)
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_194319
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Spindle, spindle whorl, and fiber/yarn

Culture/People:
Kogi (Kagaba)  Search this
Collector:
Gregory Mason, Non-Indian, 1889-1968  Search this
Object Name:
Spindle, spindle whorl, and fiber/yarn
Media/Materials:
Wood, cotton yarn
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Weaving tools/equipment
Place:
Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta; Magdalena Department, Cesar Department, La Guajira Department; Colombia
Catalog Number:
18/9636
Barcode:
189636.000
See related items:
Kogi (Kagaba)
Weaving tools/equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_202724
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Blowgun

Culture/People:
Guahibo  Search this
Possible collector:
Louis Kasin, Non-Indian, ca. 1895-1941  Search this
Pauline Kasin (Mrs. Louis Kasin), Non-Indian, 1905-1995  Search this
Previous owner:
Louis Kasin, Non-Indian, ca. 1895-1941  Search this
Pauline Kasin (Mrs. Louis Kasin), Non-Indian, 1905-1995  Search this
Donor:
Pauline Kasin (Mrs. Louis Kasin), Non-Indian, 1905-1995  Search this
Honoree:
Louis Kasin, Non-Indian, ca. 1895-1941  Search this
Object Name:
Blowgun
Media/Materials:
Wood, bark
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Colombia
Catalog Number:
20/5349
Barcode:
205349.000
See related items:
Guahibo
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_219352
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Spear

Culture/People:
Guna [Guna Yala]  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Louise C. Agnew (Louise Satterthwaite), Non-Indian, 1900-1979  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Louise C. Agnew (Louise Satterthwaite), Non-Indian, 1900-1979  Search this
Bettylee Marquis-Kral (Bettylee Fults Marquis/Mrs. Robert E. Kral), Non-Indian, 1924-2014  Search this
Donor:
Bettylee Marquis-Kral (Bettylee Fults Marquis/Mrs. Robert E. Kral), Non-Indian, 1924-2014  Search this
Object Name:
Spear
Media/Materials:
Wood, iron point, animal hair
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Dimensions:
8 x 3 x 155 cm
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Guna Yala Indigenous Territory (San Blas); Panama
Date created:
1940-1960
Catalog Number:
26/5966
Barcode:
265966.000
See related items:
Guna [Guna Yala]
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_282193
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Shaman's necklace

Culture/People:
Chilkat Tlingit  Search this
Possible collector:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Previous owner:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Seller:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Shaman's necklace
Media/Materials:
Caribou hide/skin, hide thong/babiche, porcupine quills, animal bone, ivory, wood, seed/seeds
Techniques:
Incised, stitched, wrapped
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Place:
Sealaska Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
3/2234
Barcode:
032234.000
See related items:
Chilkat Tlingit
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_34483

Dance wand/baton

Culture/People:
Emberá (Choikoi)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Previous owner:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Seller:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Dance wand/baton
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Río Chico; Cémaco District; Emberá-Wounaan Indigenous Territory; Panama
Catalog Number:
8/3557
Barcode:
083557.000
See related items:
Emberá (Choikoi)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_90081
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Shaman's charm/amulet

Culture/People:
Tahltan  Search this
Collector:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Previous owner:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Seller:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Shaman's charm/amulet
Media/Materials:
Caribou hide/skin, feather/feathers
Techniques:
Wrapped
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Place:
Stikine River headwaters; Kitimat-Stikine Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
9401
Barcode:
009401.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_9691

Child's jacket/coat

Culture/People:
Deh Gah Got'ine (Slavey)  Search this
Collector:
Donald A. Cadzow, Non-Indian, 1894-1960  Search this
Object Name:
Child's jacket/coat
Media/Materials:
Caribou hide/skin
Techniques:
Sewn
Dimensions:
79 x 90 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (fitted)
Place:
Mackenzie River; Northwest Territories; Canada
Catalog Number:
9/4648
Barcode:
094648.000
See related items:
Deh Gah Got'ine (Slavey)
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (fitted)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_102237
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Woman's legging moccasins

Culture/People:
Copper Inuit (Copper Eskimo) [Ahagmiut/Coronation Gulf]  Search this
Collector:
Donald A. Cadzow, Non-Indian, 1894-1960  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's legging moccasins
Media/Materials:
Caribou hide/skin
Techniques:
Appliquéd
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Place:
Coronation Gulf; Kitkmeot Region (Qitirmiut); Nunavut; Canada
Catalog Number:
9/5320
Barcode:
095320.000
See related items:
Copper Inuit (Copper Eskimo) [Ahagmiut/Coronation Gulf]
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_103069
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Man's parka

Culture/People:
Copper Inuit (Copper Eskimo) [Ahagmiut/Coronation Gulf]  Search this
Collector:
Donald A. Cadzow, Non-Indian, 1894-1960  Search this
Object Name:
Man's parka
Media/Materials:
Caribou hide/skin
Techniques:
Sewn
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (fitted)
Place:
Coronation Gulf; Kitkmeot Region (Qitirmiut); Nunavut; Canada
Catalog Number:
9/5337
Barcode:
095337.000
See related items:
Copper Inuit (Copper Eskimo) [Ahagmiut/Coronation Gulf]
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (fitted)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_103086
Additional Online Media:

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