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Necklace

Culture/People:
Macushi (Macusi)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace
Media/Materials:
Seed/seeds, glass bead/beads, cordage
Techniques:
Carved, strung
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Demerara River headwaters; Upper Demerara-Berbice Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/881
Barcode:
060881.000
See related items:
Macushi (Macusi)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_65291
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Ear ornament

Culture/People:
probably Akurio (Acuria) (attributed); collected from the Macushi (Macusi)  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
Object Name:
Ear ornament
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Guyana
Catalog Number:
8/5000
Barcode:
085000.000
See related items:
Akurio (Acuria)
Macushi (Macusi)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_91594
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Canoe paddle

Culture/People:
Macushi (Macusi)  Search this
Previous owner:
Cranmore Ethnographical Museum  Search this
Object Name:
Canoe paddle
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Watercraft and accessories
Place:
Guyana
Catalog Number:
19/6682
Barcode:
196682.000
See related items:
Macushi (Macusi)
Watercraft and accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_209838
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Arrow

Culture/People:
Macushi (Macusi)  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
Object Name:
Arrow
Media/Materials:
Reed, iron
Techniques:
Cut, wrapped
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Potaro River; Potaro-Siparuni Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
7/5215
Barcode:
075215.000
See related items:
Macushi (Macusi)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_81018
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Bow

Culture/People:
Macushi (Macusi)  Search this
Previous owner:
Cranmore Ethnographical Museum  Search this
Object Name:
Bow
Media/Materials:
Wood, cordage
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Guyana
Catalog Number:
19/6689
Barcode:
196689.000
See related items:
Macushi (Macusi)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_209845
Additional Online Media:

Club

Culture/People:
Macushi (Macusi)  Search this
Previous owner:
Cranmore Ethnographical Museum  Search this
Object Name:
Club
Media/Materials:
Wood, cordage, vegetal fiber
Techniques:
Carved, twill-plaited
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Guyana
Catalog Number:
19/6685
Barcode:
196685.000
See related items:
Macushi (Macusi)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_209841
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War club

Culture/People:
probably Macushi (Macusi) (attributed)  Search this
MAI agent:
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955  Search this
Object Name:
War club
Media/Materials:
Wood, cotton cord/cordage, paint
Techniques:
Carved, incised
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare: Warfare
Place:
Suriname
Date created:
circa 1850
Catalog Number:
14/9064
Barcode:
149064.000
See related items:
Macushi (Macusi)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare: Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_159755
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Bow

Culture/People:
Macushi (Macusi)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Bow
Media/Materials:
Wood, cordage
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Demerara River headwaters; Upper Demerara-Berbice Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/949
Barcode:
060949.000
See related items:
Macushi (Macusi)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_65293
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Woman's apron

Culture/People:
Macushi (Macusi)  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
Object Name:
Woman's apron
Media/Materials:
Seed/seeds, glass bead/beads, cordage
Techniques:
Loom beadwork
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Takutu River; Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
7/4920
Barcode:
074920.000
See related items:
Macushi (Macusi)
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_80554
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Quiver and blowgun darts

Culture/People:
Macushi (Macusi)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Quiver and blowgun darts
Media/Materials:
Vegetal Fiber, tree pitch/gum
Techniques:
Wicker-plaited
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Demarara River; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/952
Barcode:
060952.000
See related items:
Macushi (Macusi)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_65296
Additional Online Media:

Club

Culture/People:
Macushi (Macusi)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Club
Media/Materials:
Wood, cotton cord/cordage
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Demerara River headwaters; Upper Demerara-Berbice Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/797
Barcode:
060797.000
See related items:
Macushi (Macusi)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_65642
Additional Online Media:

Necklace

Culture/People:
Macushi (Macusi)  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
Object Name:
Necklace
Media/Materials:
Agouti tooth/teeth, feather/feathers, cordage
Techniques:
Strung
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Potaro River; Potaro-Siparuni Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
7/4943
Barcode:
074943.000
See related items:
Macushi (Macusi)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_80933
Additional Online Media:

Arrow

Culture/People:
Macushi (Macusi)  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
Object Name:
Arrow
Media/Materials:
Reed, iron
Techniques:
Barbed
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Potaro River; Potaro-Siparuni Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
7/5213
Barcode:
075213.000
See related items:
Macushi (Macusi)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_81016
Additional Online Media:

Club

Culture/People:
Macushi (Macusi)  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Club
Media/Materials:
Wood, cordage
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Guyana
Catalog Number:
19/6163
Barcode:
196163.000
See related items:
Macushi (Macusi)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_209546
Additional Online Media:

Arrow

Culture/People:
Macushi (Macusi)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Arrow
Media/Materials:
Reed, steel, cordage
Techniques:
Cut, wrapped
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Demerara River headwaters; Upper Demerara-Berbice Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/926
Barcode:
060926.000
See related items:
Macushi (Macusi)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_65348
Additional Online Media:

Ant frame

Culture/People:
Macushi (Macusi)  Search this
Previous owner:
Cranmore Ethnographical Museum  Search this
Object Name:
Ant frame
Media/Materials:
Wood, vegetal fiber
Techniques:
Wrapped, tied
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Guyana
Catalog Number:
19/6686
Barcode:
196686.000
See related items:
Macushi (Macusi)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_209842
Additional Online Media:

Arrow

Culture/People:
Macushi (Macusi)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Arrow
Media/Materials:
Reed, iron point
Techniques:
Cut, wrapped
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Potaro River; Potaro-Siparuni Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/3276
Barcode:
063276.000
See related items:
Macushi (Macusi)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_68436
Additional Online Media:

Woman's apron

Culture/People:
Macushi (Macusi)  Search this
MAI agent:
Dr. Marshall H. Saville (Marshall Howard Saville/M.H. Saville/MHS), Non-Indian, 1867-1935  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's apron
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads, cotton cloth, cordage
Techniques:
Loom beadwork
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Guyana
Catalog Number:
4/9910
Barcode:
049910.000
See related items:
Macushi (Macusi)
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_53760
Additional Online Media:

Spinning top and whip

Culture/People:
Macushi (Macusi)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Spinning top and whip
Media/Materials:
Nut/nuts, wood, cordage
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling
Place:
Potaro River; Potaro-Siparuni Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/3354
Barcode:
063354.000
See related items:
Macushi (Macusi)
Games, Toys, Gambling
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_67650
Additional Online Media:

Drum

Culture/People:
Macushi (Macusi)  Search this
Previous owner:
Corbiniano Villaca (Gorbiniano Villaca), Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Corbiniano Villaca (Gorbiniano Villaca), Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Drum
Media/Materials:
Wood, hide, cordage
Techniques:
Stretched
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Guyana
Catalog Number:
14/6446
Barcode:
146446.000
See related items:
Macushi (Macusi)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_157336
Additional Online Media:

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