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Catlinite Pipe-Bowl

Donor Name:
Victor J. Evans  Search this
Culture:
Sioux  Search this
Object Type:
Pipe
Place:
Plains Northern, United States, North America
Accession Date:
20 Mar 1931
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
113605
USNM Number:
E359717-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8406433
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Finger ring

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Odell Dyckman Tompkins, Non-Indian, 1872-1962  Search this
Sylvia Levy Sandler (Mrs. Harry W. Sandler), Non-Indian, 1913-2009  Search this
Seller:
Sylvia Levy Sandler (Mrs. Harry W. Sandler), Non-Indian, 1913-2009  Search this
Object Name:
Finger ring
Media/Materials:
Silver, turquoise
Techniques:
Cast, bezel-set/stone-setting, stamped
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Arizona; USA
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
23/1481
Barcode:
231481.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_246495
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Bag

Culture/People:
possibly Chinook (attributed)  Search this
Object Name:
Bag
Media/Materials:
Rush/rushes, cattail, maidenhair fern stem
Techniques:
Twined, braided
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place:
Oregon; USA
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
5/465
Barcode:
050465.000
See related items:
Chinook
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_54397
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Basket tray

Culture/People:
probably Western Apache (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Irving B. Levi, Non-Indian, 1891-1964  Search this
Donor:
Irving B. Levi, Non-Indian, 1891-1964  Search this
Object Name:
Basket tray
Media/Materials:
Willow, devil's claw/martynia
Techniques:
Coiled
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Arizona; USA
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
22/7537
Barcode:
227537.000
See related items:
Western Apache
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_242494
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Dance club

Culture/People:
Apache  Search this
Collector:
Charles F. Nesler, Non-Indian, 1864-1930  Search this
Previous owner:
Charles F. Nesler, Non-Indian, 1864-1930  Search this
Donor:
Charles F. Nesler, Non-Indian, 1864-1930  Search this
Object Name:
Dance club
Media/Materials:
Hide, horsehair, stone
Techniques:
Stitched
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Arizona or New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
10/5501
Barcode:
105501.000
See related items:
Apache
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_113830
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Basket tray

Culture/People:
probably White Mountain Apache (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Edward Howe Wales, Non-Indian, 1856-1922  Search this
Ruth Wales du Pont (Mrs. Henry F. du Pont), Non-Indian, 1889-1967  Search this
Donor:
Ruth Wales du Pont (Mrs. Henry F. du Pont), Non-Indian, 1889-1967  Search this
Object Name:
Basket tray
Media/Materials:
Willow, devil's claw/martynia
Techniques:
Coiled
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Arizona; USA
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
18/4405
Barcode:
184405.000
See related items:
White Mountain Apache
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_197242
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Basket jar/water vessel

Culture/People:
probably Western Apache (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Walter C. Wyman (Walter Channing Wyman), Non-Indian, 1850-1927  Search this
Seller:
Walter C. Wyman (Walter Channing Wyman), Non-Indian, 1850-1927  Search this
Object Name:
Basket jar/water vessel
Media/Materials:
Willow, devil's claw/martynia, pinon pitch, hide
Techniques:
Coiled, pitch-coated, stitched
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Arizona; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
4/1410
Barcode:
041410.000
See related items:
Western Apache
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_44452
Additional Online Media:

Basket tray

Culture/People:
probably Western Apache (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Irving B. Levi, Non-Indian, 1891-1964  Search this
Donor:
Irving B. Levi, Non-Indian, 1891-1964  Search this
Object Name:
Basket tray
Media/Materials:
Willow, devil's claw/martynia
Techniques:
Coiled
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Arizona; USA
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
22/6384
Barcode:
226384.000
See related items:
Western Apache
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_241351
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Bow

Culture/People:
probably Jicarilla Apache (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Daniel Carter Beard (Daniel C. Beard/Dan Beard), Non-Indian, 1850-1941  Search this
Donor:
Daniel Carter Beard (Daniel C. Beard/Dan Beard), Non-Indian, 1850-1941  Search this
Object Name:
Bow
Media/Materials:
Wood, sinew
Techniques:
Carved, glued, tied, wrapped
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Arizona; USA
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
15/3356
Barcode:
153356.000
See related items:
Jicarilla Apache
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_164560
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Burden basket

Culture/People:
probably Western Apache (attributed)  Search this
Collector:
Charles F. Nesler, Non-Indian, 1864-1930  Search this
Previous owner:
Charles F. Nesler, Non-Indian, 1864-1930  Search this
Donor:
Charles F. Nesler, Non-Indian, 1864-1930  Search this
Object Name:
Burden basket
Media/Materials:
Willow, yucca root, deerhide/deerskin
Techniques:
Twined
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Arizona; USA
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
10/5411
Barcode:
105411.000
See related items:
Western Apache
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_113790
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Basket jar

Culture/People:
probably White Mountain Apache (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
John Jay White, Non-Indian, 1860-1923  Search this
Donor:
John Jay White, Non-Indian, 1860-1923  Search this
Object Name:
Basket jar
Media/Materials:
Willow, devil's claw/martynia
Techniques:
Coiled
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Arizona; USA
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
11/3046
Barcode:
113046.000
See related items:
White Mountain Apache
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_121825
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Pipe bowl and pipestem

Culture/People:
Southern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)  Search this
Lender:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University)  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe bowl and pipestem
Media/Materials:
Stone, wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
16/7170
Barcode:
167170.000
See related items:
Southern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_178718
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Basket

Culture/People:
probably Western Apache (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Judge Nathan Bijur, Non-Indian, 1862-1930  Search this
Lilly Prochownick Bijur (Mrs. Nathan Bijur), Non-Indian, 1867-1944  Search this
Harry Bijur (Harry Ash Bijur), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Madeline Bijur (Mrs. Harry Bijur), Non-Indian, 1901-1982  Search this
Seller:
Harry Bijur (Harry Ash Bijur), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Madeline Bijur (Mrs. Harry Bijur), Non-Indian, 1901-1982  Search this
Object Name:
Basket
Media/Materials:
Willow, devil's claw/martynia
Techniques:
Coiled
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Arizona; USA
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
20/8206
Barcode:
208206.000
See related items:
Western Apache
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_222314
Additional Online Media:

Basket

Culture/People:
probably Southern Coast Salish (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Vladimir G. Simkhovitch (Vladimir Gregorievitch Simkhovitch), Non-Indian, 1874-1959  Search this
Dr. Paul Didisheim, Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Dr. Paul Didisheim, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Basket
Media/Materials:
Conifer root, equisetum, cedar bark, cherry bark
Techniques:
Coiled
Dimensions:
38.4 x 30 x 19.5 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
British Columbia; Canada
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
25/4416
Barcode:
254416.000
See related items:
Southern Coast Salish
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_270386
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Rattle

Culture/People:
possibly Southwest (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
William M. Fitzhugh (William MacPherson Fitzhugh), Non-Indian, 1853-1929  Search this
Seller:
Estate of William M. Fitzhugh  Search this
Object Name:
Rattle
Media/Materials:
Rawhide, wood, paint
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Arizona; USA
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
19/3635
Barcode:
193635.000
See related items:
Southwest
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_207032

Vessel

Culture/People:
Wet'suwet'en (Babine Carrier)  Search this
Possible owner:
Hume Blackley Babington, Non-Indian, 1871-1934  Search this
Previous owner:
Evoryna May Brodhurst (Evoryna May Babington/Mrs. Norman Robert Broadhurst/E. M. Brodhurst), Non-Indian, 1882-1974  Search this
Seller:
Evoryna May Brodhurst (Evoryna May Babington/Mrs. Norman Robert Broadhurst/E. M. Brodhurst), Non-Indian, 1882-1974  Search this
MAI agent:
William A. Newcombe (William Newcomb), Non-Indian, 1884-1960  Search this
Object Name:
Vessel
Media/Materials:
Birchbark, spruce root
Techniques:
Folded, stitched, wrapped, etched
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Upper Skeena River; Kitimat-Stikine Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
19/6120
Barcode:
196120.000
See related items:
Wet'suwet'en (Babine Carrier)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_209502
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Concho/concha

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Lender:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Seller:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Concho/concha
Media/Materials:
Silver
Techniques:
Hammered, repoussé, stamped
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
20/7056
Barcode:
207056.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_221208
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Needle case

Culture/People:
Tuscarora  Search this
Object Name:
Needle case
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, silk ribbon, glass bead/beads, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, raised beadwork, overlay beadwork, edge beaded
Object Type:
Sewing Tools and Equipment
Place:
New York; USA
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
21/2992
Barcode:
212992.000
See related items:
Tuscarora
Sewing Tools and Equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_227458
Additional Online Media:

Basket

Culture/People:
Nisqually  Search this
Previous owner:
Edward M. Bratter, Non-Indian, 1905-1957  Search this
Donor:
Edward M. Bratter, Non-Indian, 1905-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Basket
Media/Materials:
Cedar root/roots, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Coiled
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Washington; USA
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
22/5144
Barcode:
225144.000
See related items:
Nisqually
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_240009
Additional Online Media:

Container

Culture/People:
possibly Southwest (attributed)  Search this
Seller:
Estate of William M. Fitzhugh  Search this
Previous owner:
William M. Fitzhugh (William MacPherson Fitzhugh), Non-Indian, 1853-1929  Search this
Object Name:
Container
Media/Materials:
Gourd
Techniques:
Cut
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Arizona; USA
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
19/3606
Barcode:
193606.000
See related items:
Southwest
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_206968
Additional Online Media:

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