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How the Nauga and its Fictional Friends Helped Make Synthetic Fabric Cuddly

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 12 Sep 2017 16:00:00 +0000
Topic:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
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edanmdm:posts_854438f79606f67d6c086ecce00b045b

Case, Sovereign Order of Cyprus, James H. Doolittle

Materials:
Cardboard
Copper Alloy
Imitation Leather
Synthetic Fabric
Adhesive
Paper
Ink
Dimensions:
3-D: 17 × 12.4 × 2.7cm (6 11/16 × 4 7/8 × 1 1/16 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
Cyprus
Credit Line:
Donated by Lt. Gen. James H. Doolittle (USAF, Ret.)
Inventory Number:
A19640675001
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum
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Horse Marionette

Discipline:
Anthropology  Search this
Region:
Asia & Middle East Region  Search this
Material:
Wood, Cotton, Synthetic Fabric, Metal
Culture:
Rajasthani  Search this
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
Asia, India
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
USNM Number:
NC400519-DSP
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Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Education Center
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnheducation_11020284
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Seat, Commander/Pilot, Shuttle

Manufacturer:
AMI Industries  Search this
Materials:
Stainless Steel, Paint, Rubber (Silicone), Velcro, Synthetic Fabric, Foam, Steel, Paper, Plastic, Adhesive, Synthetic Fabric, Natural Fabric
Dimensions:
3-D: 52.1 × 68.6 × 118.1cm (20 1/2 × 27 × 46 1/2 in.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Manned-Parts & Structural Components
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from NASA Johnson Space Center
Inventory Number:
A20040027000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Moving Beyond Earth
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20040027000
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Medal, Exceptional Service, National Advisory Committee on Aeronautics

Materials:
Medal:
Copper Alloy
Synthetic Fabric
Original Case:
Plastic
Synthetic Fabric
Paper
Adhesive
Copper Alloy
Dimensions:
3-D (Medal): 3.8 × 0.2cm (1 1/2 × 1/16 in.)
3-D (Fabric): 3.8 × 2.9 × 0.6cm (1 1/2 × 1 1/8 × 1/4 in.)
3-D: 16.7 × 8.4 × 2.7cm (6 9/16 × 3 5/16 × 1 1/16 in.)
Storage: 22.9 × 22.9 × 7.6cm (9 × 9 × 3 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of NASA Headquarters
Inventory Number:
A19790540000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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Untitled

Artist:
Humberto Dionisio, born Havana, Cuba 1950-died Miami, FL 1987  Search this
Medium:
mixed media: driftwood, vine, iron wire, coral, natural and synthetic fabrics, natural and synthetic ropes, iron nails and steel nails
Dimensions:
58 1/2 x 43 x 8 7/8 in. (148.5 x 109.3 x 22.5 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture-Assemblage
Date:
1985
Topic:
Religion\New Testament\Christ  Search this
Religion\New Testament\Crucifixion  Search this
State of being\death\execution  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Jim Kitchens in honor of Michael Ford
Object number:
1994.118.2
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.118.2

Lay Inlet

Artist:
Barbara Lee Smith, born Camden, NJ 1938  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fabrics, acrylic paints and silk pigments
Dimensions:
49 3/8 x 90 1/8 in. (125.3 x 228.8 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts-Fiber
Crafts
Date:
2006
Topic:
Landscape\water  Search this
Waterscape\inlet  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the James Renwick Alliance
Object number:
2007.25A-B
Restrictions & Rights:
© 2006, Barbara Lee Smith
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Renwick Gallery
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2007.25A-B

Air Medal, Robert Stidd

Materials:
Synthetic fabric, brass
Dimensions:
3-D: 4.4 x 0.6 x 7.6cm (1 3/4 x 1/4 x 3 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Inventory Number:
A20100243000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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Case, Watch Fob, Scottish Rite, James H. Doolittle

Materials:
Steel
Synthetic Fabric
Silk
Paint
Dimensions:
3-D: 8.7 × 6.8 × 3.2cm (3 7/16 × 2 11/16 × 1 1/4 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United Kingdom
Credit Line:
Donated by Lt. Gen. James H. Doolittle (USAF, Ret.)
Inventory Number:
A19600088001
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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edanmdm:nasm_A19600088001

Miscellaneous Part, Glider, Grunau Baby II B-2

Materials:
Synthetic Fabric, Plastic, Natural Fabric, Wool
Dimensions:
Overall (Cover): 3.18 x 13.97 x 80.01cm (1 1/4in. x 5 1/2in. x 2ft 7 1/2in.)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft Parts
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19600320003
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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edanmdm:nasm_A19600320003

Forward Relay Selector

Manufacturer:
The Sperry Gyroscope Co.  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum alloy, plated steel, paint, stainless steel, solder, phenolic resin, synthetic fabric covered wires, paper, protective coating, plastic, epoxy
Dimensions:
3-D: 35.6 x 32.4 x 8.3cm (14 x 12 3/4 x 3 1/4 in.)
Type:
AVIONICS-Autopilots
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19601497000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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edanmdm:nasm_A19601497000

Box, Junction Box, Warning Horn, Cessna 210

Manufacturer:
United Control Corp.  Search this
Materials:
Cardboard
Adhesive
Paper
Synthetic Fabric
Ink
Dimensions:
3-D: 16.5 × 16.8 × 10.2cm (6 1/2 × 6 5/8 × 4 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Miscellaneous
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Inventory Number:
A19610050001
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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edanmdm:nasm_A19610050001

Case, Presentation, Medal, Purple Heart

Materials:
Steel
Synthetic Fabric
Coated Fabric
Paint
Adhesive
Dimensions:
3-D: 8.9 × 2.5 × 16.5cm (3 1/2 in. × 1 in. × 6 1/2 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the United States Army, Office of the Adjutant General
Inventory Number:
A19710119003
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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Bombsight, Japanese, Navy, "19-Shi" (Experimental)

Materials:
Aluminum, Steel, Preservative Coating, Paint, Rubber, Electrical Wiring, Glass, Synthetic Fabric, Paper, Alcohol
Dimensions:
3-D: 38.1 x 20.3 x 20.3cm (15 x 8 x 8 in.)
Type:
ARMAMENT-Sights & Controls
Country of Origin:
Japan
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19730156000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum
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Gun Sight, Reflection, MK4

Manufacturer:
The Electric Auto-Lite Co.  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum, Paint, Glass, Steel, Plastic, Foam Rubber, Alcohol, Synthetic Fabric
Dimensions:
3-D: 16.5 x 14.6 x 14cm (6 1/2 x 5 3/4 x 5 1/2 in.)
Type:
ARMAMENT-Sights & Controls
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Inventory Number:
A19761920000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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edanmdm:nasm_A19761920000

Antenna " J" Box, Mikoyan-Gurevich MIG-21

Materials:
Aluminum, Steel, Paint, Plastic, Synthetic Fabric, Electrical Wiring, Adhesive, Ink
Dimensions:
3-D: 14.6 x 18.1 x 6.4cm (5 3/4 x 7 1/8 x 2 1/2 in.)
Type:
AVIONICS
Credit Line:
Found in collection. Donor unknown at this time. Found on NASM premises.
Inventory Number:
A20040042000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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edanmdm:nasm_A20040042000

Relay, Mikoyan-Gurevich MIG-21

Materials:
Aluminum, Steel, Paint, Synthetic Fabric, Plastic, Adhesive, Ink
Dimensions:
3-D: 10.8 x 7 x 5.7cm (4 1/4 x 2 3/4 x 2 1/4 in.)
Other (Length of Cord): 29.2cm (11 1/2 in.)
Type:
AVIONICS
Credit Line:
Found in collection. Donor unknown at this time. Found on NASM premises.
Inventory Number:
A20040049000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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Jacket

Materials:
wool, metal, cotton, synthetic fabric
Dimensions:
Clothing: 73.7 x 58.4 x 7.6cm (29 x 23 x 3 in.)
Type:
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Flight Clothing
Credit Line:
Gift of Margo Brown.
Inventory Number:
A20070033000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum
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edanmdm:nasm_A20070033000
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Couture embroidery sample

Medium:
Medium: synthetic fabric, glass beads, faux pearls Technique: embroidery on satin weave
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Couture embroidery sample
Made in:
New York, New York, USA
Date:
1930s
Credit Line:
Gift of David Glickman
Accession Number:
1977-81-37
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1977-81-37

Jacket and pants worn by MC Hammer in music video for "They Put Me in the Mix"

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
MC Hammer, American, born 1962  Search this
Medium:
Jacket: synthetic fiber, foam, and metal button
Pants: synthetic fiber and elastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D (2011.153.7.1-.2 on form): 61 × 25 × 16 1/2 in. (154.9 × 63.5 × 41.9 cm)
H x W x D (2011.153.7.1 jacket on form): 23 1/2 × 25 × 16 1/2 in. (59.7 × 63.5 × 41.9 cm)
H x W (2011.153.7.1 jacket flat): 23 1/2 × 21 1/2 in. (59.7 × 54.6 cm)
H x W x D (2011.153.7.2 pants on form): 46 × 17 × 13 in. (116.8 × 43.2 × 33 cm)
H x W (2011.153.7.2 pants flat): 44 × 17 1/2 in. (111.8 × 44.5 cm)
Type:
ensembles (costume)
jackets
trousers
Place used:
California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1988
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Dance  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.153.7.1-.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Clothing-Fashion
Exhibition:
Musical Crossroads
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.153.7.1-.2

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