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Finger/Hand mask

Culture/People:
probably Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
William M. Fitzhugh (William MacPherson Fitzhugh), Non-Indian, 1853-1929  Search this
Seller:
Estate of William M. Fitzhugh  Search this
Object Name:
Finger/Hand mask
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Yukon River; Calista Native Corporation, Doyon Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
19/3380
Barcode:
193380.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_206715
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Finger/Hand mask

Culture/People:
probably Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
William M. Fitzhugh (William MacPherson Fitzhugh), Non-Indian, 1853-1929  Search this
Seller:
Estate of William M. Fitzhugh  Search this
Object Name:
Finger/Hand mask
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Yukon River; Calista Native Corporation, Doyon Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
19/3381
Barcode:
193381.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_206716
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Basket with cover

Culture/People:
probably Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Judge Nathan Bijur, Non-Indian, 1862-1930  Search this
Lilly Prochownick Bijur (Mrs. Nathan Bijur), Non-Indian, 1867-1944  Search this
Harry Bijur (Harry Ash Bijur), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Madeline Bijur (Mrs. Harry Bijur), Non-Indian, 1901-1982  Search this
Seller:
Harry Bijur (Harry Ash Bijur), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Madeline Bijur (Mrs. Harry Bijur), Non-Indian, 1901-1982  Search this
Object Name:
Basket with cover
Media/Materials:
Beach grass/Rye grass
Techniques:
Coiled
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
20/8391
Barcode:
208391.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_222669
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Basket with cover

Culture/People:
probably Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Judge Nathan Bijur, Non-Indian, 1862-1930  Search this
Lilly Prochownick Bijur (Mrs. Nathan Bijur), Non-Indian, 1867-1944  Search this
Harry Bijur (Harry Ash Bijur), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Madeline Bijur (Mrs. Harry Bijur), Non-Indian, 1901-1982  Search this
Seller:
Harry Bijur (Harry Ash Bijur), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Madeline Bijur (Mrs. Harry Bijur), Non-Indian, 1901-1982  Search this
Object Name:
Basket with cover
Media/Materials:
Beach grass/Rye grass, wool yarn
Techniques:
Coiled
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Alaska; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
20/8392
Barcode:
208392.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_222670
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Basket bowl

Culture/People:
probably Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Judge Nathan Bijur, Non-Indian, 1862-1930  Search this
Lilly Prochownick Bijur (Mrs. Nathan Bijur), Non-Indian, 1867-1944  Search this
Harry Bijur (Harry Ash Bijur), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Madeline Bijur (Mrs. Harry Bijur), Non-Indian, 1901-1982  Search this
Seller:
Harry Bijur (Harry Ash Bijur), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Madeline Bijur (Mrs. Harry Bijur), Non-Indian, 1901-1982  Search this
Object Name:
Basket bowl
Media/Materials:
Beach grass/Rye grass
Techniques:
Coiled
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Alaska; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
20/8393
Barcode:
208393.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_222671
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Dipper

Culture/People:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Judge Nathan Bijur, Non-Indian, 1862-1930  Search this
Lilly Prochownick Bijur (Mrs. Nathan Bijur), Non-Indian, 1867-1944  Search this
Harry Bijur (Harry Ash Bijur), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Madeline Bijur (Mrs. Harry Bijur), Non-Indian, 1901-1982  Search this
Seller:
Harry Bijur (Harry Ash Bijur), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Madeline Bijur (Mrs. Harry Bijur), Non-Indian, 1901-1982  Search this
Object Name:
Dipper
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Iliamna Lake; Bristol Bay Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
20/8851
Barcode:
208851.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_223128
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Doll

Culture/People:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)  Search this
Possible owner:
Thomas Corwin Donaldson (Thomas C. Donaldson), Non-Indian, 1843-1898  Search this
Previous owner:
Thomas Blaine Donaldson (Thomas B. Donaldson), Non-Indian, 1876-1947  Search this
Seller:
Thomas Blaine Donaldson (Thomas B. Donaldson), Non-Indian, 1876-1947  Search this
Object Name:
Doll
Media/Materials:
Ivory
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place:
Yukon River; Calista Native Corporation, Doyon Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
2/3373
Barcode:
023373.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_24810
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Figure

Culture/People:
probably Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo) (attributed)  Search this
Possible owner:
Thomas Corwin Donaldson (Thomas C. Donaldson), Non-Indian, 1843-1898  Search this
Previous owner:
Thomas Blaine Donaldson (Thomas B. Donaldson), Non-Indian, 1876-1947  Search this
Seller:
Thomas Blaine Donaldson (Thomas B. Donaldson), Non-Indian, 1876-1947  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Ivory
Techniques:
Carved, incised
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Yukon River; Calista Native Corporation, Doyon Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
2/3374
Barcode:
023374.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_24811
Additional Online Media:

Basket with cover

Culture/People:
probably Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
William F. Stiles, Non-Indian, 1912-1980  Search this
Seller:
William F. Stiles, Non-Indian, 1912-1980  Search this
Object Name:
Basket with cover
Media/Materials:
Beach grass/Rye grass, cotton cloth
Techniques:
Coiled
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
23/3049
Barcode:
233049.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_248234
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Bird arrow used with a throwing board

Culture/People:
probably Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Marion Eppley, Non-Indian, 1883-1960  Search this
Donor:
Marion Eppley, Non-Indian, 1883-1960  Search this
Object Name:
Bird arrow used with a throwing board
Media/Materials:
Ivory, cormorant feather/feathers, hide thong/babiche, sinew, ochre, wool yarn, driftwood, cotton twine/string
Techniques:
Carved, barbed, tied, braided, painted
Dimensions:
6 x 148 x 11.5 cm
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Native Term:
nuusaaq
Place:
Alaska; USA
Date created:
1880-1900
Catalog Number:
23/3931
Barcode:
233931.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_249211
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Dance fan

Culture/People:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Helen Pep Grodka (Helen Groz Pep/A Tehom Win/Mrs. Frederick B. Grodka), Non-Indian, 1898-1982  Search this
Donor:
Sonia Grodka Blumenthal (Sonia Dorothy Grodka), Non-Indian  Search this
Harry W. Blumenthal, Non-Indian, 1924-2013  Search this
Object Name:
Dance fan
Media/Materials:
Sealskin/fur, caribou hair, cotton cloth, rickrack
Techniques:
Stitched, wrapped
Dimensions:
29 x 27 cm
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Alaska; USA
Date created:
1974-1975
Catalog Number:
25/1527
Barcode:
251527.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Personal items
On View:
National Museum of the American Indian, Washington, DC
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_267378
Additional Online Media:

Basket with cover

Culture/People:
probably Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo) (attributed)  Search this
Donor:
Eleanor W. Hipple (Mrs. Richard W. Hipple), Non-Indian, 1911-2005  Search this
Richard W. Hipple, Non-Indian, 1910-2002  Search this
Previous owner:
Eleanor W. Hipple (Mrs. Richard W. Hipple), Non-Indian, 1911-2005  Search this
Richard W. Hipple, Non-Indian, 1910-2002  Search this
Object Name:
Basket with cover
Media/Materials:
Beach grass/Rye grass
Techniques:
Coiled
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Alaska; USA
Date created:
circa 1930
Catalog Number:
25/4211
Barcode:
254211.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269923
Additional Online Media:

Basket with cover

Photographer:
Theresa Moses (Illanaq), Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo), b. 1928  Search this
Culture/People:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Theresa Moses (Illanaq), Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo), b. 1928  Search this
Seller:
Theresa Moses (Illanaq), Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo), b. 1928  Search this
Object Name:
Basket with cover
Media/Materials:
Beach grass/Rye grass
Techniques:
Dyed, coiled
Dimensions:
38 x 29 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Native Term:
mingqaq
Place:
Toksook Bay; Calista Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Archipelago:
Bering Sea Islands
Island Name:
Nelson Island
Date created:
2000
Catalog Number:
25/5180
Barcode:
255180.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271042
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Basket in the form of a seal

Photographer:
Mary Angaiak, Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)  Search this
Culture/People:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Mary Angaiak, Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB Source:
Alaska Native Arts and Crafts Association, Inc. (Alaska Native Arts and Crafts Clearing House/Alaska Native Arts and Crafts Cooperative/ANAC Association, Inc.), 1937-  Search this
Object Name:
Basket in the form of a seal
Media/Materials:
Beach grass/Rye grass, dye/dyes
Techniques:
Coiled, dyed
Dimensions:
53 x 21.5 x 17 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Tununak (Tanunak); Calista Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Archipelago:
Bering Sea Islands
Island Name:
Nelson Island
Date created:
1972
Catalog Number:
25/5242
Barcode:
255242.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
On View:
National Museum of the American Indian, Washington, DC
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271107
Additional Online Media:

Doll

Culture/People:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Alaska Native Arts and Crafts Association, Inc. (Alaska Native Arts and Crafts Clearing House/Alaska Native Arts and Crafts Cooperative/ANAC Association, Inc.), 1937-  Search this
Object Name:
Doll
Media/Materials:
Sealskin/fur, fur, yarn, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork
Dimensions:
25.5 x 10.6 x 5.5 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place:
Kuskokwim River; Calista Native Corporation, Doyon Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Date created:
1964
Catalog Number:
25/5288
Barcode:
255288.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271153
Additional Online Media:

Doll

Culture/People:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Alaska Native Arts and Crafts Association, Inc. (Alaska Native Arts and Crafts Clearing House/Alaska Native Arts and Crafts Cooperative/ANAC Association, Inc.), 1937-  Search this
Object Name:
Doll
Media/Materials:
Sealskin/fur, fur, yarn, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork
Dimensions:
24.8 x 8.3 x 4.5 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place:
Kuskokwim River; Calista Native Corporation, Doyon Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Date created:
1964
Catalog Number:
25/5289
Barcode:
255289.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271154
Additional Online Media:

Male doll

Photographer:
Francisca J. Brown, Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)  Search this
Culture/People:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Francisca J. Brown, Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Alaska Native Arts and Crafts Association, Inc. (Alaska Native Arts and Crafts Clearing House/Alaska Native Arts and Crafts Cooperative/ANAC Association, Inc.), 1937-  Search this
Object Name:
Male doll
Media/Materials:
Wood, sealskin/fur, fox skin/fur, fur, felt, glass bead/beads, hide
Techniques:
Carved, sewn, stitched
Dimensions:
25 x 12.8 x 5 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place:
Eek; Calista Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Date created:
1980
Catalog Number:
25/5294
Barcode:
255294.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271159
Additional Online Media:

Hat/cap

Photographer:
Anna Avugiak, Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo), 1910-2012  Search this
Culture/People:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Anna Avugiak, Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo), 1910-2012  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Alaska Festival of Native Arts  Search this
Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center (Anchorage Museum of History and Art/Anchorage Historical and Fine Arts Museum)  Search this
Object Name:
Hat/cap
Media/Materials:
Wolverine skin/fur, sealskin/fur, wool yarn, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork
Dimensions:
28.5 x 20.5 x 4 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Place:
Chefornak; Calista Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Date created:
1973
Catalog Number:
25/5317
Barcode:
255317.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271182
Additional Online Media:

Visions of a Nuclear Future

Photographer:
Ayap'run Jack Abraham (Jack Abraham), Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo), b. 1956  Search this
Culture/People:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Ayap'run Jack Abraham (Jack Abraham), Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo), b. 1956  Search this
IACB source:
Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center Shop (Anchorage Museum of History and Art Shop/Anchorage Historical and Fine Arts Museum Shop)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Title:
Visions of a Nuclear Future
Object Name:
Mask
Media/Materials:
Yellow cedar, horsehair, walrus ivory, sea snail (turban snail) opercula, yarn, commercially tanned leather
Techniques:
Carved, wrapped, tied
Dimensions:
44 x 27.5 x 13.2 cm
Object Type:
Works of Art (Other)
Place:
Anchorage; Cook Inlet Native Corporation; Alaska; USA (inferred)
Date created:
May 1987
Catalog Number:
25/5422
Barcode:
255422.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Works of Art (Other)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271287
Additional Online Media:

Basket with cover

Photographer:
Agnes Alexie, Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo), 1934-2003  Search this
Culture/People:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Agnes Alexie, Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo), 1934-2003  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Yugtarvik Regional Museum  Search this
Object Name:
Basket with cover
Media/Materials:
Beach grass/Rye grass
Techniques:
Coiled, dyed
Dimensions:
47.5 x 36.7 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Chefornak; Calista Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Date created:
1982
Catalog Number:
25/5561
Barcode:
255561.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271426
Additional Online Media:

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