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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
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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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_S1987.537

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
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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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_S1987.619

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:
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_S1987.479

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
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.719

Necklace with turtle pendant

Artists/Makers:
Duffy Wilson (Wilmer Francis Wilson/Segwoi-Don-Kwe), Tuscarora/Cayuga, 1925-2002  Search this
Media/Materials:
Cow horn, commercial leather thong
Techniques:
Carved, incised, drilled
Dimensions:
49.4 x 3.1 x 1.3 cm
Culture/People:
Tuscarora  Search this
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Tuscarora Reservation; Niagara County; New York; USA
Date Created:
1967-1969
Catalog Number:
25/6553
See more items in:
Modern and Contemporary Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272436

Necklace with eagle pendant

Artists/Makers:
Duffy Wilson (Wilmer Francis Wilson/Segwoi-Don-Kwe), Tuscarora/Cayuga, 1925-2002  Search this
Media/Materials:
Animal bone, commercial leather thong
Techniques:
Carved, drilled, incised
Dimensions:
58.6 x 7.6 x 1.3 cm
Culture/People:
Tuscarora  Search this
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Tuscarora Reservation; Niagara County; New York; USA
Date Created:
1967-1969
Catalog Number:
25/6561
See more items in:
Modern and Contemporary Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272444

Necklace with shark pendant

Artists/Makers:
Duffy Wilson (Wilmer Francis Wilson/Segwoi-Don-Kwe), Tuscarora/Cayuga, 1925-2002  Search this
Media/Materials:
Deer antler, commercial leather thong
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
58.5 x 6.5 x 1.5 cm
Culture/People:
Tuscarora  Search this
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Tuscarora Reservation; Niagara County; New York; USA
Date Created:
1967-1969
Catalog Number:
25/6742
See more items in:
Modern and Contemporary Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272625

Hair comb with wolf effigy

Artists/Makers:
Duffy Wilson (Wilmer Francis Wilson/Segwoi-Don-Kwe), Tuscarora/Cayuga, 1925-2002  Search this
Media/Materials:
Animal bone
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
13.5 x 7 x 0.5 cm
Culture/People:
Tuscarora  Search this
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Tuscarora Reservation; Niagara County; New York; USA
Date Created:
1967-1969
Catalog Number:
25/6787
See more items in:
Modern and Contemporary Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272670

Necklace

Artists/Makers:
Edna Parker (Mrs. Everett Parker), Seneca, 1904-1990  Search this
Betsy Carpenter, Seneca  Search this
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
Culture/People:
Seneca  Search this
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Basom, Tonawanda Reservation; Genesee County; New York; USA (inferred)
Date Created:
1968-1969
Catalog Number:
25/7034
See more items in:
Modern and Contemporary Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272919

Heron clan necklace

Artists/Makers:
Addie John (Mrs. Leland John, Sr.), Seneca [Cattaraugus]  Search this
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads, wool felt, commercially tanned leather, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, beaded
Dimensions:
49.6 x 10.5 x 1 cm
Culture/People:
Seneca [Cattaraugus]  Search this
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Gowanda; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA
Date Created:
1969
Catalog Number:
25/7036
See more items in:
Modern and Contemporary Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272921
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Earrings

Artists/Makers:
Edna Parker (Mrs. Everett Parker), Seneca, 1904-1990  Search this
Betsy Carpenter, Seneca  Search this
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads, felt, metal jewelry findings
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, edge beaded
Dimensions:
4.4 x 3 x 1.2 cm
Culture/People:
Seneca  Search this
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Basom, Tonawanda Reservation; Genesee County; New York; USA (inferred)
Date Created:
1967-1969
Catalog Number:
25/8597
See more items in:
Modern and Contemporary Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274543

Earrings

Artists/Makers:
Edna Parker (Mrs. Everett Parker), Seneca, 1904-1990  Search this
Betsy Carpenter, Seneca  Search this
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads, felt, metal jewelry findings
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, strung
Dimensions:
3.8 x 1.5 x 1.9 cm
Culture/People:
Seneca  Search this
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Basom, Tonawanda Reservation; Genesee County; New York; USA (inferred)
Date Created:
1967-1969
Catalog Number:
25/8601
See more items in:
Modern and Contemporary Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274547

Pendant in the form of a bovine 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
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_S2012.9.328
Additional Online Media:

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