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Lamp

Culture/People:
Iglulingmiut Inuit (Iglulik/Iglulirmiut Eskimo)  Search this
Collector:
Claude Vigneau, Non-Indian, 1881-1966  Search this
Seller:
Claude Vigneau, Non-Indian, 1881-1966  Search this
MAI agent:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Object Name:
Lamp
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Furnishings (Home)
Place:
Pond Inlet (Ponds Inlet, Mittimatalik); Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin); Nunavut; Canada
Archipelago:
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Island Name:
Baffin Island
Island Grouping:
Baffin Island Group
Catalog Number:
13/6943
Barcode:
136943.000
See related items:
Iglulingmiut Inuit (Iglulik/Iglulirmiut Eskimo)
Furnishings (Home)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_147455
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Fish hook

Culture/People:
Tlingit  Search this
Previous owner:
Mrs. Don Miller, Tlingit  Search this
Axel Rasmussen, Non-Indian, 1886-1945  Search this
Wrangell Institute, 1932-  Search this
Susan Barrow (Mrs. Henry D. Barrow/Mrs. H. D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1907-1988  Search this
Henry D. Barrow (H.D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1909-1987  Search this
Previous seller:
Wrangell Institute, 1932-  Search this
Seller:
Susan Barrow (Mrs. Henry D. Barrow/Mrs. H. D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1907-1988  Search this
Henry D. Barrow (H.D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1909-1987  Search this
Object Name:
Fish hook
Media/Materials:
Yew, iron/steel head
Techniques:
Carved, tied
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
21/1604
Barcode:
211604.000
See related items:
Tlingit
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_226100
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Box with cover

Culture/People:
Coast Salish  Search this
Previous owner:
Axel Rasmussen, Non-Indian, 1886-1945  Search this
Wrangell Institute, 1932-  Search this
Susan Barrow (Mrs. Henry D. Barrow/Mrs. H. D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1907-1988  Search this
Henry D. Barrow (H.D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1909-1987  Search this
Previous seller:
Wrangell Institute, 1932-  Search this
Seller:
Susan Barrow (Mrs. Henry D. Barrow/Mrs. H. D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1907-1988  Search this
Henry D. Barrow (H.D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1909-1987  Search this
Object Name:
Box with cover
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
21/1689
Barcode:
211689.000
See related items:
Coast Salish
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_226187
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Knife

Culture/People:
Kalaallit (Greenland Eskimo)  Search this
Collector:
Claude Vigneau, Non-Indian, 1881-1966  Search this
Seller:
Claude Vigneau, Non-Indian, 1881-1966  Search this
MAI agent:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Object Name:
Knife
Media/Materials:
Animal Bone
Techniques:
Incised, carved
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Disko Island; Qeqertarsuaq Municipality; Kitaa (West Greenland); Greenland (Kalaallit Nunaat)
Island Name:
Disko Island
Island Grouping:
Greenland Islands
Geographical Areas:
Eastern Arctic
Catalog Number:
13/6982
Barcode:
136982.000
See related items:
Kalaallit (Greenland Eskimo)
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_147495
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Bowl/Dish (unfinished)

Culture/People:
Tlingit  Search this
Previous owner:
Axel Rasmussen, Non-Indian, 1886-1945  Search this
Wrangell Institute, 1932-  Search this
Susan Barrow (Mrs. Henry D. Barrow/Mrs. H. D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1907-1988  Search this
Henry D. Barrow (H.D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1909-1987  Search this
Previous seller:
Wrangell Institute, 1932-  Search this
Seller:
Susan Barrow (Mrs. Henry D. Barrow/Mrs. H. D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1907-1988  Search this
Henry D. Barrow (H.D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1909-1987  Search this
Object Name:
Bowl/Dish (unfinished)
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
21/1596
Barcode:
211596.000
See related items:
Tlingit
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_226092
Additional Online Media:

Hide dressing tool

Culture/People:
Tlingit  Search this
Previous owner:
C. V. Smith, Non-Indian  Search this
Axel Rasmussen, Non-Indian, 1886-1945  Search this
Wrangell Institute, 1932-  Search this
Susan Barrow (Mrs. Henry D. Barrow/Mrs. H. D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1907-1988  Search this
Henry D. Barrow (H.D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1909-1987  Search this
Previous seller:
Wrangell Institute, 1932-  Search this
Seller:
Susan Barrow (Mrs. Henry D. Barrow/Mrs. H. D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1907-1988  Search this
Henry D. Barrow (H.D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1909-1987  Search this
Object Name:
Hide dressing tool
Media/Materials:
Animal Bone, cotton cloth, conifer root
Techniques:
Wrapped, notched
Object Type:
Hide working tools
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
21/1622
Barcode:
211622.000
See related items:
Tlingit
Hide working tools
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_226118
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Harpoon head

Culture/People:
Tlingit  Search this
Possible collector:
Alaska Fur Company (Hudson Bay Fur Company)  Search this
Previous owner:
Alaska Fur Company (Hudson Bay Fur Company)  Search this
Axel Rasmussen, Non-Indian, 1886-1945  Search this
Wrangell Institute, 1932-  Search this
Susan Barrow (Mrs. Henry D. Barrow/Mrs. H. D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1907-1988  Search this
Henry D. Barrow (H.D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1909-1987  Search this
Previous seller:
Wrangell Institute, 1932-  Search this
Seller:
Susan Barrow (Mrs. Henry D. Barrow/Mrs. H. D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1907-1988  Search this
Henry D. Barrow (H.D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1909-1987  Search this
Object Name:
Harpoon head
Media/Materials:
Iron point
Techniques:
Barbed
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
21/1666
Barcode:
211666.000
See related items:
Tlingit
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_226164
Additional Online Media:

Knitting needle

Culture/People:
Iglulingmiut Inuit (Iglulik/Iglulirmiut Eskimo)  Search this
Collector:
Claude Vigneau, Non-Indian, 1881-1966  Search this
Seller:
Claude Vigneau, Non-Indian, 1881-1966  Search this
MAI agent:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Object Name:
Knitting needle
Media/Materials:
Ivory
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Sewing Tools and Equipment
Place:
Pond Inlet (Ponds Inlet, Mittimatalik); Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin); Nunavut; Canada
Archipelago:
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Island Name:
Baffin Island
Island Grouping:
Baffin Island Group
Catalog Number:
13/6957
Barcode:
136957.000
See related items:
Iglulingmiut Inuit (Iglulik/Iglulirmiut Eskimo)
Sewing Tools and Equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_147469
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Spear part/fragment

Culture/People:
Iglulingmiut Inuit (Iglulik/Iglulirmiut Eskimo)  Search this
Collector:
Claude Vigneau, Non-Indian, 1881-1966  Search this
Seller:
Claude Vigneau, Non-Indian, 1881-1966  Search this
MAI agent:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Object Name:
Spear part/fragment
Media/Materials:
Ivory
Techniques:
Barbed
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Pond Inlet (Ponds Inlet, Mittimatalik); Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin); Nunavut; Canada
Archipelago:
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Island Name:
Baffin Island
Island Grouping:
Baffin Island Group
Catalog Number:
13/6966
Barcode:
136966.000
See related items:
Iglulingmiut Inuit (Iglulik/Iglulirmiut Eskimo)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_147479
Additional Online Media:

Child's parka

Culture/People:
Iglulingmiut Inuit (Iglulik/Iglulirmiut Eskimo)  Search this
Collector:
Claude Vigneau, Non-Indian, 1881-1966  Search this
Seller:
Claude Vigneau, Non-Indian, 1881-1966  Search this
MAI agent:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Object Name:
Child's parka
Media/Materials:
Sealskin/fur
Techniques:
Sewn
Dimensions:
57 x 82 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (fitted)
Place:
Pond Inlet (Ponds Inlet, Mittimatalik); Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin); Nunavut; Canada
Archipelago:
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Island Name:
Baffin Island
Island Grouping:
Baffin Island Group
Catalog Number:
13/6978
Barcode:
136978.000
See related items:
Iglulingmiut Inuit (Iglulik/Iglulirmiut Eskimo)
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (fitted)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_147491
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Hat/cap

Culture/People:
Kalaallit (Greenland Eskimo)  Search this
Collector:
Claude Vigneau, Non-Indian, 1881-1966  Search this
Seller:
Claude Vigneau, Non-Indian, 1881-1966  Search this
MAI agent:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Object Name:
Hat/cap
Media/Materials:
Sealskin/fur
Techniques:
Sewn
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Place:
Disko Island; Qeqertarsuaq Municipality; Kitaa (West Greenland); Greenland (Kalaallit Nunaat)
Island Name:
Disko Island
Island Grouping:
Greenland Islands
Geographical Areas:
Eastern Arctic
Catalog Number:
13/6985
Barcode:
136985.000
See related items:
Kalaallit (Greenland Eskimo)
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_147498
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Woman's leggings

Culture/People:
East or Woods Cree  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Collector:
Dr. George Roper, Non-Indian, 1823-1898  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. George Roper, Non-Indian, 1823-1898  Search this
Sophia Roper Freeman (Mrs. George Freeman), Non-Indian, 1837-1899  Search this
Mabel S. Freeman (Mabel Sophia Freeman), Non-Indian, 1861-1941  Search this
Seller:
Mabel S. Freeman (Mabel Sophia Freeman), Non-Indian, 1861-1941  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's leggings
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, ribbon, glass bead/beads, thread
Techniques:
Ribbonwork appliqué, sewn, edge beaded
Dimensions:
50 x 24 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Moose Factory; Cochrane District; Ontario; Canada
Catalog Number:
16/9879
Barcode:
169879.000
See related items:
East or Woods Cree
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_181927
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Fish hook

Culture/People:
Haida  Search this
Possible owner:
Hume Blackley Babington, Non-Indian, 1871-1934  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
Previous owner:
Evoryna May Brodhurst (Evoryna May Babington/Mrs. Norman Robert Broadhurst/E. M. Brodhurst), Non-Indian, 1882-1974  Search this
Object Name:
Fish hook
Media/Materials:
Iron hook
Techniques:
Wrapped
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii); Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii)
Catalog Number:
19/6101
Barcode:
196101.000
See related items:
Haida
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_209481
Additional Online Media:

Gambling stick

Culture/People:
Tlingit  Search this
Collector:
Henry Moses (H. Moses/Mink's Father), Non-Indian, 1859-1951  Search this
Previous owner:
Henry Moses (H. Moses/Mink's Father), Non-Indian, 1859-1951  Search this
Axel Rasmussen, Non-Indian, 1886-1945  Search this
Wrangell Institute, 1932-  Search this
Susan Barrow (Mrs. Henry D. Barrow/Mrs. H. D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1907-1988  Search this
Henry D. Barrow (H.D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1909-1987  Search this
Previous seller:
Wrangell Institute, 1932-  Search this
Seller:
Susan Barrow (Mrs. Henry D. Barrow/Mrs. H. D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1907-1988  Search this
Henry D. Barrow (H.D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1909-1987  Search this
Object Name:
Gambling stick
Media/Materials:
Brass
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
21/1674
Barcode:
211674.000
See related items:
Tlingit
Games, Toys, Gambling
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_226172
Additional Online Media:

Pipestem

Culture/People:
Iglulingmiut Inuit (Iglulik/Iglulirmiut Eskimo)  Search this
Collector:
Claude Vigneau, Non-Indian, 1881-1966  Search this
Previous owner:
Claude Vigneau, Non-Indian, 1881-1966  Search this
Seller:
Claude Vigneau, Non-Indian, 1881-1966  Search this
MAI agent:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Object Name:
Pipestem
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Pond Inlet (Ponds Inlet, Mittimatalik); Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin); Nunavut; Canada
Archipelago:
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Island Name:
Baffin Island
Island Grouping:
Baffin Island Group
Catalog Number:
12/7212
Barcode:
127212.000
See related items:
Iglulingmiut Inuit (Iglulik/Iglulirmiut Eskimo)
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_136860
Additional Online Media:

Gambling stick

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Possible owner:
Hume Blackley Babington, Non-Indian, 1871-1934  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
Previous owner:
Evoryna May Brodhurst (Evoryna May Babington/Mrs. Norman Robert Broadhurst/E. M. Brodhurst), Non-Indian, 1882-1974  Search this
Object Name:
Gambling stick
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Ground
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling
Place:
British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
19/6117
Barcode:
196117.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Games, Toys, Gambling
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_209498
Additional Online Media:

Pestle

Culture/People:
Cowichan  Search this
Previous owner:
Arctic Studio  Search this
Axel Rasmussen, Non-Indian, 1886-1945  Search this
Wrangell Institute, 1932-  Search this
Henry D. Barrow (H.D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1909-1987  Search this
Susan Barrow (Mrs. Henry D. Barrow/Mrs. H. D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1907-1988  Search this
Previous seller:
Wrangell Institute, 1932-  Search this
Donor:
Susan Barrow (Mrs. Henry D. Barrow/Mrs. H. D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1907-1988  Search this
Henry D. Barrow (H.D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1909-1987  Search this
Object Name:
Pestle
Media/Materials:
Stone, granite
Techniques:
Pecked, polished
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Cowichan; Cowichan Valley Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name:
Vancouver Island
Catalog Number:
21/1564
Barcode:
211564.000
See related items:
Cowichan
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_225866
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Spade/Shovel

Culture/People:
Tlingit  Search this
Previous owner:
Axel Rasmussen, Non-Indian, 1886-1945  Search this
Wrangell Institute, 1932-  Search this
Susan Barrow (Mrs. Henry D. Barrow/Mrs. H. D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1907-1988  Search this
Henry D. Barrow (H.D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1909-1987  Search this
Previous seller:
Wrangell Institute, 1932-  Search this
Seller:
Susan Barrow (Mrs. Henry D. Barrow/Mrs. H. D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1907-1988  Search this
Henry D. Barrow (H.D. Barrow), Non-Indian, 1909-1987  Search this
Object Name:
Spade/Shovel
Media/Materials:
Wood, jade
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
21/1646
Barcode:
211646.000
See related items:
Tlingit
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_226144
Additional Online Media:

Pendant in human form

Culture/People:
probably Zenú (Sinú) (archaeological) (attributed)  Search this
Possible collector:
Frank A. Scharberg (F.A. Scharburg/Frantz Albert Scharberg), Non-Indian, 1873-1940  Search this
Previous owner:
Frank A. Scharberg (F.A. Scharburg/Frantz Albert Scharberg), Non-Indian, 1873-1940  Search this
Seller:
Frank A. Scharberg (F.A. Scharburg/Frantz Albert Scharberg), Non-Indian, 1873-1940  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Pendant in human form
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Río Sinú east bank 140 miles above mouth; Córdoba Department; Colombia
Date created:
AD 500-1500
Catalog Number:
5/2845
Barcode:
052845.000
See related items:
Zenú (Sinú) (archaeological)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_57142
Additional Online Media:

Figure

Culture/People:
Iglulingmiut Inuit (Iglulik/Iglulirmiut Eskimo)  Search this
Collector:
Claude Vigneau, Non-Indian, 1881-1966  Search this
Previous owner:
Claude Vigneau, Non-Indian, 1881-1966  Search this
Seller:
Claude Vigneau, Non-Indian, 1881-1966  Search this
MAI agent:
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Ivory
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Pond Inlet (Ponds Inlet, Mittimatalik); Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin); Nunavut; Canada
Archipelago:
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Island Name:
Baffin Island
Island Grouping:
Baffin Island Group
Catalog Number:
12/7224
Barcode:
127224.000
See related items:
Iglulingmiut Inuit (Iglulik/Iglulirmiut Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_136874
Additional Online Media:

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