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Holster Pistol

Maker:
Earle, Thomas  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (part material)
wood (part material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 1/8 in; 35.8775 cm
overall: 14 1/8 in x 5 1/2 in x 2 in; 35.8775 cm x 13.97 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
pistol
pistol, flintlock
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Leicester
Associated place:
Germany
Date made:
ca 1780
Credit Line:
The Adriana and Edwin W. Bitter Family Collection
ID Number:
1985.0783.08
Accession number:
1985.0783
Catalog number:
1985.0783.08
Collector/donor number:
P68L
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
The Bitter Collection of Firearms
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_438588
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Mirror

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 16.5 x 0.9 cm (6 1/2 x 3/8 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Mirror
Origin:
Changsha, Hunan province, China
Date:
4th-3rd century BCE
Period:
Late Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1941.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1941.1

The Alsatian

Manufacturer:
Thomas Strahan & Co., Manufactory  Search this
Medium:
Machine-printed
Type:
Wallcoverings
Sidewall
Object Name:
Sidewall
Made in:
Chelsea, Massachusetts, USA
Date:
1930–40
Credit Line:
Gift of George Caldwell of Strahan Company
Accession Number:
1945-41-18
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Wallcoverings Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1945-41-18

Waco 9

Manufacturer:
Waco  Search this
Materials:
Fuselage: steel tube, fabric-covered
Wings: wood, fabric-covered
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 9.54 m (31 ft. 4 in.)
Length: 7.19 m (23 ft. 6 in.)
Height: 2.82 m (9 ft. 3 in.)
Weight: Empty 600 kg (1,320 lbs.)
Weight: Gross 953 kg (2,100 lbs.)
Engine: Curtiss OX-5, 90 hp
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1925-1927
Credit Line:
Gift of Clayton J.. Brukner
Inventory Number:
A19721292000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19721292000

Necklace

Culture/People:
Minnesota Chippewa  Search this
Previous owner:
John C. Graham, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Loom beadwork
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Minnesota; USA
Catalog Number:
20/2510
Barcode:
202510.000
See related items:
Minnesota Chippewa
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_216306
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Mat

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Previous owner:
Milton M. Babcock, Non-Indian, 1910-1997  Search this
Seller:
Milton M. Babcock, Non-Indian, 1910-1997  Search this
Object Name:
Mat
Media/Materials:
Cedar bark
Techniques:
Plaited
Dimensions:
175 x 95 cm
Object Type:
Furnishings (Home)
Place:
British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
22/4002
Barcode:
224002.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Furnishings (Home)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_238895
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Pipe bowl and pipestem

Culture/People:
Nimi'ipuu (Nez Perce)  Search this
Previous owner:
John C. Graham, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe bowl and pipestem
Media/Materials:
Stone, wood, lead
Techniques:
Carved, inlaid
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Idaho; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
20/2501
Barcode:
202501.000
See related items:
Nimi'ipuu (Nez Perce)
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_216297

Club in the form of a fish (possibly an Atlantic sturgeon)

Culture/People:
probably Mahican (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Boston Antique Shop  Search this
Seller:
Boston Antique Shop  Search this
Object Name:
Club in the form of a fish (possibly an Atlantic sturgeon)
Media/Materials:
Wood, iron blade, paint
Techniques:
Carved, incised, painted
Dimensions:
55 x 1 x 17 cm
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare: Warfare
Place:
Massachusetts; USA
Date created:
circa 1750
Catalog Number:
20/2196
Barcode:
202196.000
See related items:
Mahican
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare: Warfare
On View:
National Museum of the American Indian, Washington, DC
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_216006
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Snowshoes

Culture/People:
Mohawk  Search this
Previous owner:
Milton M. Babcock, Non-Indian, 1910-1997  Search this
Seller:
Milton M. Babcock, Non-Indian, 1910-1997  Search this
Object Name:
Snowshoes
Media/Materials:
Wood, hide
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Transportation Items
Place:
Ontario, Québec, New York; Canada, USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
22/4001
Barcode:
224001.000
See related items:
Mohawk
Transportation Items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_238487
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Woman's shirt

Culture/People:
Ho-Chunk (Winnebago)  Search this
Previous owner:
Milton M. Babcock, Non-Indian, 1910-1997  Search this
Seller:
Milton M. Babcock, Non-Indian, 1910-1997  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's shirt
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, metal brooches, ribbon, mother-of-pearl buttons, commercial fabric fringe, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, appliquéd
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Wisconsin; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
22/4014
Barcode:
224014.000
See related items:
Ho-Chunk (Winnebago)
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_238907
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Knife sheath

Culture/People:
Sioux  Search this
Previous owner:
Colonial Antique Shop  Search this
Seller:
Colonial Antique Shop  Search this
Object Name:
Knife sheath
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Lazy/lane stitch beadwork
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
North Dakota or South Dakota; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
21/7263
Barcode:
217263.000
See related items:
Sioux
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_232055
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Box with cover

Culture/People:
Passamaquoddy  Search this
Previous owner:
Milton M. Babcock, Non-Indian, 1910-1997  Search this
Seller:
Milton M. Babcock, Non-Indian, 1910-1997  Search this
Object Name:
Box with cover
Media/Materials:
Wood, birchbark
Techniques:
Incised
Dimensions:
23.5 x 12.3 x 10.4 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Maine; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1880-1910
Catalog Number:
22/4008
Barcode:
224008.000
See related items:
Passamaquoddy
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_238901

Bag

Culture/People:
Minnesota Chippewa  Search this
Previous owner:
John C. Graham, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Bag
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn, bead-wrapped, overlay beadwork
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place:
Minnesota; USA
Catalog Number:
20/2508
Barcode:
202508.000
See related items:
Minnesota Chippewa
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_216304
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Bowl/Dish

Culture/People:
Deh Gah Got'ine (Slavey)  Search this
Previous owner:
Milton M. Babcock, Non-Indian, 1910-1997  Search this
Seller:
Milton M. Babcock, Non-Indian, 1910-1997  Search this
Object Name:
Bowl/Dish
Media/Materials:
Birchbark
Techniques:
Appliquéd
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Great Slave Lake; Northwest Territories; Canada (inferred)
Catalog Number:
22/4007
Barcode:
224007.000
See related items:
Deh Gah Got'ine (Slavey)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_238900
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Pipe tomahawk

Culture/People:
Ho-Chunk (Winnebago)  Search this
Previous owner:
Milton M. Babcock, Non-Indian, 1910-1997  Search this
Seller:
Milton M. Babcock, Non-Indian, 1910-1997  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe tomahawk
Media/Materials:
Metal head, wood
Techniques:
Carved, inlaid
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Green Bay; Brown County; Wisconsin; USA
Catalog Number:
22/4011
Barcode:
224011.000
See related items:
Ho-Chunk (Winnebago)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_238904
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Knife sheath

Culture/People:
Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)  Search this
Previous owner:
Colonial Antique Shop  Search this
Seller:
Colonial Antique Shop  Search this
Object Name:
Knife sheath
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Lazy/lane stitch beadwork
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Plains; USA, Canada (inferred)
Date created:
1875-1900
Catalog Number:
21/7256
Barcode:
217256.000
See related items:
Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_232047
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Box with cover

Culture/People:
Mi'kmaq (Micmac)  Search this
Previous owner:
Milton M. Babcock, Non-Indian, 1910-1997  Search this
Seller:
Milton M. Babcock, Non-Indian, 1910-1997  Search this
Object Name:
Box with cover
Media/Materials:
Birchbark, porcupine quills
Techniques:
Quill embroidered
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Nova Scotia; Canada (inferred)
Catalog Number:
22/4003
Barcode:
224003.000
See related items:
Mi'kmaq (Micmac)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_238896
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Cradleboard model/toy

Culture/People:
Kiowa  Search this
Previous owner:
Milton M. Babcock, Non-Indian, 1910-1997  Search this
Seller:
Milton M. Babcock, Non-Indian, 1910-1997  Search this
Object Name:
Cradleboard model/toy
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Lazy/lane stitch beadwork
Object Type:
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Place:
Oklahoma; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
22/4017
Barcode:
224017.000
See related items:
Kiowa
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_238910
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Shoulder bag/Bandolier bag

Culture/People:
Ute  Search this
Previous owner:
Colonial Antique Shop  Search this
Seller:
Colonial Antique Shop  Search this
Object Name:
Shoulder bag/Bandolier bag
Media/Materials:
Hide, wool cloth, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn, appliquéd, lazy/lane stitch beadwork
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place:
Colorado or Utah; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
21/7257
Barcode:
217257.000
See related items:
Ute
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_232048
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Woman's saddle

Culture/People:
Kaw (Kansa)  Search this
Previous owner:
Milton M. Babcock, Non-Indian, 1910-1997  Search this
Seller:
Milton M. Babcock, Non-Indian, 1910-1997  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's saddle
Media/Materials:
Hide, brass tacks/bosses
Techniques:
Studded
Object Type:
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Place:
Oklahoma; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
22/4016
Barcode:
224016.000
See related items:
Kaw (Kansa)
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_238909
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