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Cloth Strip

Donor Name:
Venice Lamb  Search this
Alastair Lamb  Search this
Collector:
Venice Lamb  Search this
Height:
226cm
Width:
11cm
Culture:
Yoruba  Search this
Object Type:
Cloth Strip
Place:
Cotonou, Benin, Africa
Accession Date:
1990-Dec-06
Collection Date:
1971
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
361597
USNM Number:
EJ11226-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8491932

Cloth Strip

Donor Name:
Venice Lamb  Search this
Alastair Lamb  Search this
Collector:
Venice Lamb  Search this
Height:
198cm
Width:
11cm
Culture:
Yoruba  Search this
Object Type:
Cloth Strip
Place:
Cotonou, Benin, Africa
Accession Date:
1990-Dec-06
Collection Date:
1971
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
361597
USNM Number:
EJ11227-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8491933

Cloth Strip

Donor Name:
Venice Lamb  Search this
Alastair Lamb  Search this
Collector:
Venice Lamb  Search this
Height:
237cm
Width:
11cm
Culture:
Yoruba  Search this
Object Type:
Cloth Strip
Place:
Cotonou, Benin, Africa
Accession Date:
1990-Dec-06
Collection Date:
1971
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
361597
USNM Number:
EJ11228-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8491934

Solanum incanum L.

Biogeographical Region:
22 - West Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
Ex herb. G. Debeaux  Search this
Place:
Cotonou., Benin, Africa
Collection Date:
Jun 1900
Common name:
Ndula
nightshade
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Solanales Solanaceae
Published Name:
Solanum incanum L.
Barcode:
02839168
USNM Number:
483458
See more items in:
Flowering plants and ferns
Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14081273

Anni Siranne-Coplan photographs

Photographer:
Siranne-Coplan, Anni  Search this
Extent:
474 negatives (photographic) (black & white, 35 mm.)
15 contact sheets (+ notes (1 v.))
Container:
Item 474
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Negatives
Place:
Togo
Nigeria
Porto-Novo (Benin)
Cotonou (Benin)
Africa
Ghana
Date:
1975-1976
Summary:
Photographs taken by Anni Siranne-Coplan in 1975 and 1976 of daily life in Benin, Ghana, Nigeria and Togo. Images depict architecture, open air markets and street scenes in cities, coastal towns and rural villages.
Arrangement note:
Images indexed by negative number.
Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Marketplaces  Search this
Genre/Form:
Negatives
Identifier:
EEPA.1975-001
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-eepa-1975-001

Guide pratique de Cotonou / sous l'égide du Centre culturel français

Author:
Centre culturel français (Cotonou, Benin)  Search this
Physical description:
85 p., [3] folded leaves : ill., col. maps ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Guidebooks
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Directories
Place:
Cotonou (Benin)
Date:
1992
Call number:
DT541.27 .G85 1992
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_942123

Dahomey, rois et dieux = Dahomey, kings and gods / Cyprien Tokoudagba

Title:
Dahomey, kings and gods
Author:
Tokoudagba, Cyprien 1939-  Search this
Fondation Zinsou (Cotonou, Benin)  Search this
Subject:
Tokoudagba, Cyprien 1939-  Search this
Physical description:
143 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Benin
Date:
2006
21st century
Topic:
Painting, African  Search this
Painting  Search this
Gods, African  Search this
Kings and rulers  Search this
Call number:
N7399.D33 T652 2006
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_815136

Malick Sidibe / Fondation Zinsou

Author:
Sidibé, Malick 1936-2016  Search this
Fondation Zinsou (Cotonou, Benin)  Search this
Subject:
Sidibé, Malick 1936-2016  Search this
Physical description:
191 p. : chiefly ill. ; 29 cm
Type:
Portraits
Pictorial works
Place:
Mali
Bamako
Bamako (Mali)
Date:
2008
Topic:
Youth  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
TR647 .S5225 2008
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_947550

Bénin : La Fondation Zinsou à la conquête de nouveaux publics / par Anne Chaperon

Author:
Chaperon, Anne  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Fondation Zinsou (Cotonou, Benin)  Search this
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Benin
Cotonou
Date:
2007
Topic:
Art centers  Search this
Art  Search this
Call number:
AM80 .R47 2007
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1075241

Romuald Hazoumè : "ARÈ"

Title:
ARÈ
Author:
Dagen, Philippe  Search this
Author:
Fondation Zinsou (Cotonou, Benin)  Search this
Venue:
Fondation Zinsou (Cotonou, Benin)  Search this
Subject:
Hazoumè, Romuald 1962-  Search this
Physical description:
47 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Date:
2015
21st century
Topic:
Art, Beninese  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1092359

Harmattan 2005 : art contemporain au Bénin

Title:
Art contemporain au Bénin
Author:
Dubos, Wily  Search this
Tchibozo, Romuald  Search this
Centre culturel français (Cotonou, Benin)  Search this
Physical description:
70 p. : col. ill., ports. ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Benin
Date:
2005
[c2005?]
21st century
Topic:
Art, Beninese  Search this
Artists  Search this
Call number:
N7399.D3 H37 2005
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_904188

L'Harmattan 2000 : art contemporain au Bénin / coordination: André Jolly et Raymond Lanfranchi

Title:
Art contemporain au Bénin
Author:
Jolly, Andre-Jean  Search this
Lanfranchi, Raymond  Search this
Centre culturel français (Cotonou, Benin)  Search this
Physical description:
59 p. : col. ill., ports. ; 28 cm. + 1 booklet (19 p. ; 21 cm.)
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Benin
Date:
2000
[c2000?]
21st century
Topic:
Art, Beninese  Search this
Artists  Search this
Call number:
N7399.D3 H37 2000
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_734045

The fantasy factory : a perspective on the Ouidah Museum Collection = La fabrique à fantasmes : regard sur la collection du Musée de Ouidah / Original text in French: Didier Houénoudé ; English translation: EZTraduction ; Photographies: Jean-Dominique Burton ; Coordination: Elise Debacker ; Graphics: Jean-Yves Martin, Barthélémy Hlouin

Title:
Fabrique à fantasmes : regard sur la collection du Musée de Ouidah
Perspective on the Ouidah Museum Collection
Curator:
Houénoudé, Didier  Search this
Issuing body:
Fondation Zinsou (Cotonou, Benin)  Search this
Subject:
Musée d'histoire de Ouidah  Search this
Physical description:
19, 19 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Benin
Date:
2015
21st century
Topic:
Art, Beninese  Search this
Art, Modern--Themes, motives  Search this
Civilization  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1092360

Océanique : la revue coopération française au Bénin

Author:
Mission de coopération et d'action culturelle (Cotonou, Benin)  Search this
Centre culturel français de Cotonou  Search this
Physical description:
v. : ill. ; 21-28 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Place:
Benin
Date:
19uu
Topic:
Arts  Search this
Call number:
DT541 .O293
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_628711

Séminaire national : reflexion sur la situation des musées en République Populaire du Bénin / INFOSEC, Cotonou (R.P.B.) du 23 au 27 juillet 1984

Author:
Séminaire national, Reflexion sur la situation des musées en République Populaire de Bénin (1984 : Cotonou, Benin)  Search this
Institut de formation sociale, économique & civique (Cotonou, Benin)  Search this
Benin Ministère de l'alphabétisation et de la culture populaire  Search this
International African Institute  Search this
Friedrich-Naumann-Stiftung  Search this
Physical description:
[3], 142 p. ; 30 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Benin
Date:
1984
Topic:
Museums--Congresses  Search this
Call number:
AM91.B45 S47 1984
AM91.B45S47 1984
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_352616

Pythonichthys macrurus

Collector:
F. Paraijo  Search this
Place:
Dahomey: Au Large Cotonou, Benin, Africa
Collection Date:
6 Dec 1964
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Anguilliformes Heterenchelyidae
Published Name:
Pythonichthys macrurus
Accession Number:
273612
USNM Number:
311225
See more items in:
Fishes
Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_5193985

Terebra aciculina

Preparation:
Dry
Place:
; ; Benin; ; Dohomey, Beach at Cotonou, W. Africa, exposed beach immediately fronting Cotonou, Benin
Common name:
Gastropods
Taxonomy:
Animalia Mollusca Gastropoda Terebridae
Published Name:
Terebra aciculina
Other Numbers:
Sort Order : AR-R20-C078-833
USNM Number:
709029
See more items in:
Inventory
Invertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhinvertebratezoology_12067361

Anadara senilis (Linnaeus, 1758)

Preparation:
Dry
Place:
; ; Benin; ; Dohomey, E. of Cotonou, Benin
Common name:
Bivalves
Taxonomy:
Animalia Mollusca Bivalvia Arcida Arcidae
Published Name:
Anadara senilis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Other Numbers:
Sort Order : GP-R23-C101-1223
USNM Number:
709033
See more items in:
Inventory
Invertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhinvertebratezoology_12566834

Littoraria angulifera (Linneaus, 1758)

Collector:
L. Marincovich  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean  Search this
Preparation:
Dry
Place:
Cotonou, Benin, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
Oct 1969
Common name:
Gastropods
Taxonomy:
Animalia Mollusca Gastropoda Littorinidae
Published Name:
Littoraria angulifera (Linneaus, 1758)
Accession Number:
296818
USNM Number:
707157
See more items in:
Mollusks
Invertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhinvertebratezoology_449885

Littoraria cingulifera (Dunker, 1845)

Collector:
L. Marincovich  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean  Search this
Preparation:
Dry
Place:
Cotonou, Benin, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
Oct 1969
Common name:
Gastropods
Taxonomy:
Animalia Mollusca Gastropoda Littorinidae
Published Name:
Littoraria cingulifera (Dunker, 1845)
Accession Number:
296818
USNM Number:
707158
See more items in:
Mollusks
Invertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhinvertebratezoology_449886

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