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Water buffalo

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2.7 x 4.4 x 1 cm (1 1/16 x 1 3/4 x 3/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1100-1000 BCE
Period:
Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
water buffalo  Search this
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.619
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Water buffalo

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2.7 x 5 x 1 cm (1 1/16 x 1 15/16 x 3/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1300-1000 BCE
Period:
Shang dynasty
Topic:
water buffalo  Search this
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.537
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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edanmdm:fsg_S1987.537

Water Buffalo

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2.5 x 3.8 x 0.6 cm (1 x 1 1/2 x 1/4 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1100-1000 BCE
Period:
Shang or Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
water buffalo  Search this
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.479
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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Pendant in the form of a buffalo head

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 3.2 x 2.4 x 1.8 cm (1 1/4 x 15/16 x 11/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Anyang, probably Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty
Topic:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
Anyang period (ca. 1300 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
bovine  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
Credit Line:
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S2012.9.328
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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Pendant (pei) in the form of the head of water buffalo

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3.4 x 3 x 1.3 cm (1 5/16 x 1 3/16 x 1/2 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 13th-11th century BCE
Period:
Shang dynasty
Topic:
water buffalo  Search this
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.719
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
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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Necklace with turtle pendant

Culture/People:
Tuscarora  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Duffy Wilson (Wilmer Francis Wilson/Segwoi-Don-Kwe), Tuscarora/Cayuga, 1925-2002  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB agent:
Nancy Engle, Non-Indian  Search this
IACB source:
Duffy Wilson (Wilmer Francis Wilson/Segwoi-Don-Kwe), Tuscarora/Cayuga, 1925-2002  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace with turtle pendant
Media/Materials:
Cow horn, commercial leather thong
Techniques:
Carved, incised, drilled
Dimensions:
49.4 x 3.1 x 1.3 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Tuscarora Reservation; Niagara County; New York; USA
Date created:
1969
Catalog Number:
25/6553
Barcode:
256553.000
See related items:
Tuscarora
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272436
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Necklace with eagle pendant

Culture/People:
Tuscarora  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Duffy Wilson (Wilmer Francis Wilson/Segwoi-Don-Kwe), Tuscarora/Cayuga, 1925-2002  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB agent:
Nancy Engle, Non-Indian  Search this
IACB source:
Duffy Wilson (Wilmer Francis Wilson/Segwoi-Don-Kwe), Tuscarora/Cayuga, 1925-2002  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace with eagle pendant
Media/Materials:
Animal bone, commercial leather thong
Techniques:
Carved, drilled, incised
Dimensions:
58.6 x 7.6 x 1.3 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Tuscarora Reservation; Niagara County; New York; USA
Date created:
1969
Catalog Number:
25/6561
Barcode:
256561.000
See related items:
Tuscarora
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272444
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Necklace with pendant

Culture/People:
Tuscarora  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Edison P. Mt. Pleasant, II, Tuscarora, 1929-1989  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB agent:
Nancy Engle, Non-Indian  Search this
IACB source:
Edison P. Mt. Pleasant, II, Tuscarora, 1929-1989  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace with pendant
Media/Materials:
Deer antler, glass bead/beads, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Carved, drilled, strung
Dimensions:
55.3 x 13.2 x 2.8 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Lewiston; Niagara County; New York; USA
Date created:
1969
Catalog Number:
25/6629
Barcode:
256629.000
See related items:
Tuscarora
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272512
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Necklace with shark pendant

Culture/People:
Tuscarora  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Duffy Wilson (Wilmer Francis Wilson/Segwoi-Don-Kwe), Tuscarora/Cayuga, 1925-2002  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB agent:
Nancy Engle, Non-Indian  Search this
IACB source:
Duffy Wilson (Wilmer Francis Wilson/Segwoi-Don-Kwe), Tuscarora/Cayuga, 1925-2002  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace with shark pendant
Media/Materials:
Deer antler, commercial leather thong
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
58.5 x 6.5 x 1.5 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Tuscarora Reservation; Niagara County; New York; USA
Date created:
1969
Catalog Number:
25/6742
Barcode:
256742.000
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Tuscarora
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272625
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Hair comb with wolf effigy

Culture/People:
Tuscarora  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Duffy Wilson (Wilmer Francis Wilson/Segwoi-Don-Kwe), Tuscarora/Cayuga, 1925-2002  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB agent:
Nancy Engle, Non-Indian  Search this
IACB source:
Duffy Wilson (Wilmer Francis Wilson/Segwoi-Don-Kwe), Tuscarora/Cayuga, 1925-2002  Search this
Object Name:
Hair comb with wolf effigy
Media/Materials:
Animal bone
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
13.5 x 7 x 0.5 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Tuscarora Reservation; Niagara County; New York; USA
Date created:
1969
Catalog Number:
25/6787
Barcode:
256787.000
See related items:
Tuscarora
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272670
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Necklace with pendant

Culture/People:
Seneca [Allegany]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Gladys Abrams (Gladys John), Seneca [Allegany], 1911-1971  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB agent:
Nancy Engle, Non-Indian  Search this
IACB source:
Gladys Abrams (Gladys John), Seneca [Allegany], 1911-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace with pendant
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads, metal cones, commercial suede thong
Techniques:
Strung
Dimensions:
46.2 x 4.6 x 1.7 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Steamburg, Allegany Reservation; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA
Date created:
1969
Catalog Number:
25/7023
Barcode:
257023.000
See related items:
Seneca [Allegany]
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272908
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Brooch/Pin

Culture/People:
Onondaga  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Julia Poodry, Onondaga, 1915-2010  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB agent:
Nancy Engle, Non-Indian  Search this
IACB source:
Julia Poodry, Onondaga, 1915-2010  Search this
Object Name:
Brooch/Pin
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads, imitation/faux leather, metal jewelry findings, embroidery floss
Techniques:
Stitched, overlay beadwork
Dimensions:
5.9 x 3.6 x 0.8 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Basom, Tonawanda Reservation; Genesee County; New York; USA
Date created:
1969
Catalog Number:
25/7027
Barcode:
257027.000
See related items:
Onondaga
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272912
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Turtle brooch/pin

Culture/People:
Seneca  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Edna Parker (Mrs. Everett Parker), Seneca, 1904-1990  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB agent:
Nancy Engle, Non-Indian  Search this
IACB source:
Edna Parker (Mrs. Everett Parker), Seneca, 1904-1990  Search this
Object Name:
Turtle brooch/pin
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads, wool felt, metal jewelry findings
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork
Dimensions:
4.8 x 3.2 x 1.1 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Basom, Tonawanda Reservation; Genesee County; New York; USA
Date created:
1969
Catalog Number:
25/7028
Barcode:
257028.000
See related items:
Seneca
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272913
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Necklace

Culture/People:
Seneca  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Edna Parker (Mrs. Everett Parker), Seneca, 1904-1990 and Betsey Carpenter (Betsy Carpenter), Seneca, 1896-1993  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB agent:
Nancy Engle, Non-Indian  Search this
IACB source:
Edna Parker (Mrs. Everett Parker), Seneca, 1904-1990  Search this
Betsey Carpenter (Betsy Carpenter), Seneca, 1896-1993  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads, wool felt, commercial suede, thread
Techniques:
Overlay beadwork, gourd stitch/brick stitch/netted beadwork
Dimensions:
39.6 x 5.4 x 0.8 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Basom, Tonawanda Reservation; Genesee County; New York; USA
Date created:
1969
Catalog Number:
25/7034
Barcode:
257034.000
See related items:
Seneca
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272919
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Bolo tie

Culture/People:
Seneca [Cattaraugus]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Addie John (Mrs. Leland John, Sr.), Seneca [Cattaraugus]  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB agent:
Nancy Engle, Non-Indian  Search this
IACB source:
Molly Velzy (Molly Henry/Mrs. Claude Velzy), Onondaga, 1909-1989  Search this
Object Name:
Bolo tie
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads, cordage, wool felt
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, strung
Dimensions:
43.9 x 6.8 x 1 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Gowanda; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1969
Catalog Number:
25/7035
Barcode:
257035.000
See related items:
Seneca [Cattaraugus]
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272920
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Heron clan necklace

Culture/People:
Seneca [Cattaraugus]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Addie John (Mrs. Leland John, Sr.), Seneca [Cattaraugus]  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB agent:
Nancy Engle, Non-Indian  Search this
IACB source:
Molly Velzy (Molly Henry/Mrs. Claude Velzy), Onondaga, 1909-1989  Search this
Object Name:
Heron clan necklace
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads, wool felt, commercially tanned leather, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, strung
Dimensions:
49.6 x 10.5 x 1 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Gowanda; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA
Date created:
1969
Catalog Number:
25/7036
Barcode:
257036.000
See related items:
Seneca [Cattaraugus]
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272921
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Necklace with pendant

Culture/People:
Tuscarora  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Mina Brayley, Tuscarora, 1900-1979  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB agent:
Nancy Engle, Non-Indian  Search this
IACB source:
Mina Brayley, Tuscarora, 1900-1979  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace with pendant
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads, plastic bead/beads, metal wire, commercial leather thong
Techniques:
Strung
Dimensions:
58.2 x 5.8 x 1.5 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Lewiston; Niagara County; New York; USA
Date created:
1969
Catalog Number:
25/7038
Barcode:
257038.000
See related items:
Tuscarora
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272923
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Brooch

Culture/People:
Seneca [Tonawanda]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Arnold Sundown (Arnold Grant Sundown), Seneca [Tonawanda], 1914-1968  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Nancy Engle, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Brooch
Media/Materials:
Silver
Techniques:
Hammered, cutout, stamped
Dimensions:
3.5 x 3.2 x 0.3 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Basom, Tonawanda Reservation; Genesee County; New York; USA
Date created:
1968
Catalog Number:
25/7620
Barcode:
257620.000
See related items:
Seneca [Tonawanda]
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_273532
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Necklace, bracelet, and earrings

Culture/People:
Onondaga  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Julia Poodry, Onondaga, 1915-2010  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB agent:
Nancy Engle, Non-Indian  Search this
IACB source:
Julia Poodry, Onondaga, 1915-2010  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace, bracelet, and earrings
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads, felt, commercial leather thong, metal jewelry findings, thread
Techniques:
Loom beadwork, overlay beadwork, edge beaded
Dimensions:
44.4 x 3.6 x 1.3 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Basom, Tonawanda Reservation; Genesee County; New York; USA
Date created:
1969
Catalog Number:
25/8581
Barcode:
258581.000
See related items:
Onondaga
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274527
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Bracelet

Culture/People:
Tuscarora  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Mina Brayley, Tuscarora, 1900-1979  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB agent:
Nancy Engle, Non-Indian  Search this
IACB source:
Mina Brayley, Tuscarora, 1900-1979  Search this
Object Name:
Bracelet
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads, metal wire
Techniques:
Strung, gourd stitch/brick stitch/netted beadwork
Dimensions:
20.2 x 2 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Lewiston; Niagara County; New York; USA
Date created:
1969
Catalog Number:
25/8582
Barcode:
258582.000
See related items:
Tuscarora
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274528
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