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Mace head stand

Medium:
Serpentine
Type:
ceramics
Decorative Arts
Mace head stand
Made in:
Costa Rica
Date:
12th–16th century
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of E.F. Caldwell & Co.
Accession Number:
1959-167-2-b
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1959-167-2-b

Vessel with rattle legs in the form of a jaguar

Culture/People:
probably Guanacaste-Nicoya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Jose B. Gonzalez, Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Jose B. Gonzalez, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Vessel with rattle legs in the form of a jaguar
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, modeled, painted
Dimensions:
26 x 22 x 35.5 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Río General; Puntarenas Province; Costa Rica
Date created:
AD 1200-1400
Catalog Number:
19/4896
Barcode:
194896.000
See related items:
Guanacaste-Nicoya (archaeological culture)
Containers and Vessels
On View:
National Museum of the American Indian, Washington, DC
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_208002
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Human figure

Culture/People:
probably Guanacaste-Nicoya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Jose B. Gonzalez, Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Jose B. Gonzalez, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Human figure
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Modeled, painted
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Filadelfia; Filadelfia; Carillo Cantón; Guanacaste Province; Costa Rica
Date created:
AD 800-1200
Catalog Number:
19/1417
Barcode:
191417.000
See related items:
Guanacaste-Nicoya (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_204598
Additional Online Media:

Cerámica de los Ancestros: Central America's Past Revealed

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2017-06-30T03:12:13.000Z
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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SmithsonianNMAI
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNMAI
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_CNBtaCK59Ds

Stone Spheres of Costa Rica

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2015-04-17T19:48:30.000Z
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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SmithsonianNMAI
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNMAI
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_eBkFaH9DdyM

Cerámica de los Ancestros: Central America's Past Revealed, Opening March 29, 2013, Washington, DC

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2013-03-05T20:06:24.000Z
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNMAI
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_gQTo40FUDUk

1946 Flight To Panama -- Costa-Rica-Panama

Creator:
Human Studies Film Archives  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2013-08-06T18:41:01.000Z
Topic:
Anthropology  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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HSFAFilmClips
YouTube Channel:
HSFAFilmClips
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_2YA1631mI8c

1946 Cart Marking -- Costa Rica

Creator:
Human Studies Film Archives  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2013-08-07T17:16:31.000Z
Topic:
Anthropology  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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HSFAFilmClips
YouTube Channel:
HSFAFilmClips
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_HH3AA0T0sWc

1958 Suburban San Jose - Costa Rica

Creator:
Human Studies Film Archives  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2013-04-18T14:51:15.000Z
Topic:
Anthropology  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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HSFAFilmClips
YouTube Channel:
HSFAFilmClips
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_ydUhCY9U01Y

1946 San José Pt. 1 - Costa Rica

Creator:
Human Studies Film Archives  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2013-08-07T17:20:41.000Z
Topic:
Anthropology  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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HSFAFilmClips
YouTube Channel:
HSFAFilmClips
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_3GVJCLDiHI8

1958 Downtown San Jose - Costa Rica

Creator:
Human Studies Film Archives  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2013-04-18T14:50:34.000Z
Topic:
Anthropology  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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HSFAFilmClips
YouTube Channel:
HSFAFilmClips
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_5NkKQ9avlYE

1946 Train Trip -- Costa Rica

Creator:
Human Studies Film Archives  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2013-08-07T17:18:13.000Z
Topic:
Anthropology  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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HSFAFilmClips
YouTube Channel:
HSFAFilmClips
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_EIcKFPre6FE

1958 Road and Bridgework - Costa Rica

Creator:
Human Studies Film Archives  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2013-04-18T14:48:53.000Z
Topic:
Anthropology  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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YouTube Channel:
HSFAFilmClips
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_LfsjK0wFf3g

Assoc. B - Assoc. T

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Medium:
B&W Printed Material
Type:
archive
Archive folder
Object Name:
Archive folder
Date:
1969-1970
Credit Line:
Henry Dreyfuss Archive, gift of Various Donors
Accession Number:
Dreyfuss Symbol Sourcebook Working Papers Folder 009
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Archives Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_Dreyfuss_Symbol_Sourcebook_Working_Papers_Folder_009

Business- Deleted

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Medium:
B&W Printed Material
Type:
archive
Archive folder
Object Name:
Archive folder
Date:
1969-1970
Credit Line:
Henry Dreyfuss Archive, gift of Various Donors
Accession Number:
Dreyfuss Symbol Sourcebook Working Papers Folder 236
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Archives Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_Dreyfuss_Symbol_Sourcebook_Working_Papers_Folder_236

Summer Tanager (Piranga rubra rubra)

Collector:
Robert Ridgway, American, 1850–1929  Search this
José Castulo Zeledón, Costa Rican, 1846–1923  Search this
Medium:
skin (male)
Type:
Exhibitions
Bird specimen
Object Name:
Bird specimen
Made in:
Costa Rica, Guayabo
Date:
March 18, 1908
Credit Line:
Courtesy of Division of Birds, NMNH
Accession Number:
10.2018.10
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Exhibitions Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_10.2018.10

Summer Tanager (Piranga rubra rubra)

Collector:
Robert Ridgway, American, 1850–1929  Search this
José Castulo Zeledón, Costa Rican, 1846–1923  Search this
Medium:
skin (male)
Type:
Exhibitions
Bird specimen
Object Name:
Bird specimen
Made in:
Guayabo, Costa Rica
Date:
March 18, 1908
Credit Line:
Courtesy of Division of Birds, NMNH
Accession Number:
10.2018.11
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Exhibitions Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_10.2018.11

Summer Tanager (Piranga rubra rubra)

Collector:
Robert Ridgway, American, 1850–1929  Search this
José Castulo Zeledón, Costa Rican, 1846–1923  Search this
Medium:
skin (male)
Type:
Exhibitions
Bird specimen
Object Name:
Bird specimen
Made in:
Costa Rica
Date:
March 18, 1908
Credit Line:
Courtesy of Division of Birds, NMNH
Accession Number:
10.2018.12
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Exhibitions Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_10.2018.12

Solar Aid

Designer:
Godisa Technologies  Search this
Manufacturer:
Godisa Technologies  Search this
Medium:
UV-resistant ABS plastic, 680-ohm resistor, 10-kilo-ohm resistor, 100-ohm resistor, transistor, diode, LED, batteries, solar panel, rubber, screws
Type:
Exhibitions
Project
Object Name:
Project
Made in:
Botswana
Used in:
Angola
Bolivia
Botswana
Brazil
Cambodia
Cameroon
Canada
Colombia
Costa Rica
Democratic Republic of Congo
Dominican Republic
Ethiopia
France
Germany
Guatemala
Haiti
India
Israel
Kenya
Madagascar
Malawi
Mexico
Palestine
Paraguay
Philippines
South Africa
Swaziland
Tanzania
Trinidad and Tobago
United Kingdom
United States
Vietnam
Yemen
Zambia
Zimbabwe
Date:
2003
Accession Number:
DO90.011
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Exhibitions Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_DO90.011

Printing seal

Medium:
Medium: baked clay
Type:
appliances & tools
Printing seal
Made in:
Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Date:
15th century
Accession Number:
1960-26-1
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1960-26-1

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