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Cradleboard

Culture/People:
Mohawk [Kanesatake (Oka, Quebec)]  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Previous owner:
Baron's Antiques  Search this
Seller:
Baron's Antiques  Search this
Object Name:
Cradleboard
Media/Materials:
Wood, paint
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Object Type:
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Place:
Kanesatake Reserve (Oka Reserve); Laurentides Region; Québec; Canada
Date created:
1875-1900
Catalog Number:
18/7091
Barcode:
187091.000
See related items:
Mohawk [Kanesatake (Oka, Quebec)]
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6285ed8cd-d257-4456-8894-1cbaa738cc84
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_200132
Online Media:

Panning/prospecting bowl

Culture/People:
Canelos Kichua  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Venancio Vargas, Canelos Kichua  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Norman E. Whitten, Non-Indian  Search this
Dorothea Scott Whitten (Sibby Whitten), Non-Indian, 1930-2011  Search this
Donor:
Dr. Norman E. Whitten, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Panning/prospecting bowl
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
48.2 x 40 x 9 cm
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Union Base; Pastaza Canton; Pastaza Province; Ecuador
Date created:
1973
Catalog Number:
27/483
Barcode:
270483.000
See related items:
Canelos Kichua
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6bcc7ac94-4bed-4328-9f3c-cfd2f48d4aa8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_416171
Online Media:

Sculpture

Culture/People:
Ho-Chunk [Wisconsin]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Truman Lowe, Ho-Chunk [Wisconsin], 1944-2019  Search this
Previous owner:
Truman Lowe, Ho-Chunk [Wisconsin], 1944-2019  Search this
Seller:
Nancy Lowe, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Sculpture
Media/Materials:
Wood, willow, watercolor, pastel, stone, glue
Techniques:
Cut, carved, glued, painted
Dimensions:
82.55 x 45.72 x 2.5 cm
Object Type:
Works of Art (Other)
Place:
Madison; Dane County; Wisconsin; USA
Date created:
1990–1991
Catalog Number:
27/608
Barcode:
270608.000
See related items:
Ho-Chunk [Wisconsin]
Works of Art (Other)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b1e3ba7e-20c6-4010-b384-8a6f50dc02f7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_416542
Online Media:

Female figure

Culture/People:
probably Aztec (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
John G. McGhee (John Gilmer McGhee), Non-Indian, 1922-2018  Search this
Seller:
John G. McGhee (John Gilmer McGhee), Non-Indian, 1922-2018  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Dr. Arthur M. Sackler, Non-Indian, 1913-1987  Search this
Object Name:
Female figure
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Mold-made, painted
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Mexico
Date created:
AD 1200-1550
Catalog Number:
23/6830
Barcode:
236830.000
See related items:
Aztec (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws619965ef6-2a65-4986-b50f-ea9630c2de4e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_252312
Online Media:

Drinking vessel

Culture/People:
Canelos Kichua  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Rosa Gualinga (Rosa Hualinga), Canelos Kichua  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Norman E. Whitten, Non-Indian  Search this
Dorothea Scott Whitten (Sibby Whitten), Non-Indian, 1930-2011  Search this
Donor:
Dr. Norman E. Whitten, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Drinking vessel
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint, tree pitch/gum
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, modeled, burnished, painted, coated
Dimensions:
22 x 7.7 x 9.5 cm
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Native Term:
quilla
Place:
Puyo (El Puyo); Pastaza Canton; Pastaza Province; Ecuador
Date created:
1987
Catalog Number:
27/420
Barcode:
270420.000
See related items:
Canelos Kichua
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws66e8cb3a2-b4a5-4f5d-b54d-9e1a3bb37ef2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_416107
Online Media:

Bandolier/Shoulder sash

Culture/People:
Canelos Kichua  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Norman E. Whitten, Non-Indian  Search this
Dorothea Scott Whitten (Sibby Whitten), Non-Indian, 1930-2011  Search this
Donor:
Dr. Norman E. Whitten, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Bandolier/Shoulder sash
Media/Materials:
Snake bone, toucan beak/beaks, seed/seeds, chambira palm fiber
Techniques:
Cut, perforated, strung
Dimensions:
82 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Native Term:
jalinga
Place:
Sarayaku; Pastaza Canton; Pastaza Province; Ecuador
Date created:
1973
Catalog Number:
27/457
Barcode:
270457.000
See related items:
Canelos Kichua
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws623d35bb3-3e1c-45a7-91dd-093bd2a7e7c1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_416145

Ear ornament

Culture/People:
Enxet (Lengua)  Search this
Previous owner:
A. Hecht, Non-Indian  Search this
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Ear ornament
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads, button/buttons, cordage
Techniques:
Strung
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Chaco region; Paraguay
Catalog Number:
8/8868
Barcode:
088868.000
See related items:
Enxet (Lengua)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a5743bca-4158-43f0-b0aa-f804bc493fb6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_95846
Online Media:

Bowl

Culture/People:
Canelos Kichua  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Soledad Vargas, Canelos Kichua  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Norman E. Whitten, Non-Indian  Search this
Dorothea Scott Whitten (Sibby Whitten), Non-Indian, 1930-2011  Search this
Donor:
Dr. Norman E. Whitten, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Bowl
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built
Dimensions:
4.7 x 9.7 x 17 cm
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Rosario Yacu; Pastaza Canton; Pastaza Province; Ecuador
Date created:
1973
Catalog Number:
27/446
Barcode:
270446.000
See related items:
Canelos Kichua
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws696d55616-2cf1-4591-934f-a8d07e6c1052
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_416134
Online Media:

Drawing

Culture/People:
Ho-Chunk [Wisconsin]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Truman Lowe, Ho-Chunk [Wisconsin], 1944-2019  Search this
Previous owner:
Truman Lowe, Ho-Chunk [Wisconsin], 1944-2019  Search this
Seller:
Nancy Lowe, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Drawing
Media/Materials:
Arches paper, pastel
Techniques:
Drawn
Dimensions:
202 x 76.8 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Madison; Dane County; Wisconsin; USA
Date created:
1996
Catalog Number:
27/611
Barcode:
270611.000
See related items:
Ho-Chunk [Wisconsin]
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63fe0d7a1-fe38-446d-b6cd-3ac5ed31a53a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_416545

Winter Structure

Culture/People:
Ho-Chunk [Wisconsin]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Truman Lowe, Ho-Chunk [Wisconsin], 1944-2019  Search this
Previous owner:
Truman Lowe, Ho-Chunk [Wisconsin], 1944-2019  Search this
Seller:
Nancy Lowe, Non-Indian  Search this
Title:
Winter Structure
Object Name:
Drawing
Media/Materials:
Arches paper, pastel
Techniques:
Drawn
Dimensions:
107.3 x 76.8 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Madison; Dane County; Wisconsin; USA
Date created:
1997
Catalog Number:
27/618
Barcode:
270618.000
See related items:
Ho-Chunk [Wisconsin]
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6d925c430-0d4b-4018-8a5f-1022827c1020
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_416552

Cormorant People

Culture/People:
Unangan (Aleut)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
John Hoover (John Jay Hoover), Unangan (Aleut), 1919-2011  Search this
Previous owner:
Patricia M. Garrett, Non-Indian, 1943-2019  Search this
Michael D. Schulman, Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Patricia M. Garrett, Non-Indian, 1943-2019  Search this
Michael D. Schulman, Non-Indian  Search this
Title:
Cormorant People
Object Name:
Sculpture
Media/Materials:
Cedar, oil paint
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Dimensions:
190.5 x 39.4 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Washington; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1987
Catalog Number:
27/586
Barcode:
270586.000
See related items:
Unangan (Aleut)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65d7175d3-7f18-49ff-8e7e-ca5126c8c5f2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_416432
Online Media:

Blue

Culture/People:
Ho-Chunk [Wisconsin]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Truman Lowe, Ho-Chunk [Wisconsin], 1944-2019  Search this
Previous owner:
Truman Lowe, Ho-Chunk [Wisconsin], 1944-2019  Search this
Seller:
Nancy Lowe, Non-Indian  Search this
Title:
Blue
Object Name:
Drawing
Media/Materials:
Paper, pastel
Techniques:
Drawn
Dimensions:
76.2 x 56 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Madison; Dane County; Wisconsin; USA
Date created:
1992
Catalog Number:
27/628
Barcode:
270628.000
See related items:
Ho-Chunk [Wisconsin]
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f544d1b4-47f9-4496-9ed9-c643d0fe101d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_416562

Ledger drawing with cover

Culture/People:
Northern Inunaina (Arapaho)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Dallin Maybee, Northern Inunaina (Arapaho)/Seneca [Cattaraugus], b. 1974  Search this
Previous owner:
David Baskin, Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
David Baskin, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Ledger drawing with cover
Media/Materials:
Hide, wool cloth, paper, ink, acrylic paint, colored pencil, glass bead/beads, brass tacks/bosses, metal cones
Techniques:
Drawn, overlay beadwork, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, painted, stitched
Dimensions:
50.2 x 20.8 x 2.5 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Albuquerque; Bernalillo County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
2006
Catalog Number:
27/639
Barcode:
270639.000
See related items:
Northern Inunaina (Arapaho)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6193c4293-681f-432e-a0c6-389102c065d4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_416573
Online Media:

Rattle

Culture/People:
Enxet (Lengua)  Search this
Previous owner:
A. Hecht, Non-Indian  Search this
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Rattle
Media/Materials:
Gourd, cordage
Techniques:
Cut
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Chaco region; Paraguay
Catalog Number:
8/8856
Barcode:
088856.000
See related items:
Enxet (Lengua)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65e21050c-c3bd-40ed-9d8e-60065754ff75
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_95834
Online Media:

Jar

Culture/People:
Canelos Kichua  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Norman E. Whitten, Non-Indian  Search this
Dorothea Scott Whitten (Sibby Whitten), Non-Indian, 1930-2011  Search this
Donor:
Dr. Norman E. Whitten, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Jar
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint, tree pitch/gum
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, burnished, painted, coated
Dimensions:
28 x 32.2 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Native Term:
ichilla tinaja
Place:
Sarayaku; Pastaza Canton; Pastaza Province; Ecuador
Date created:
1975
Catalog Number:
27/418
Barcode:
270418.000
See related items:
Canelos Kichua
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6d16812af-b7cb-42a0-a423-1c5c376a1246
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_416105
Online Media:

Bandolier/Shoulder sash

Culture/People:
Canelos Kichua  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Marcelo Santi Maianchi, Canelos Kichua  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Norman E. Whitten, Non-Indian  Search this
Dorothea Scott Whitten (Sibby Whitten), Non-Indian, 1930-2011  Search this
Donor:
Dr. Norman E. Whitten, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Bandolier/Shoulder sash
Media/Materials:
Seed/seeds, fish bone, twine/string
Techniques:
Cut, perforated, strung
Dimensions:
63 x 5.5 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Union Base; Pastaza Canton; Pastaza Province; Ecuador
Date created:
1973
Catalog Number:
27/458
Barcode:
270458.000
See related items:
Canelos Kichua
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65153959b-ff03-4d04-ab01-23fdfab76d6a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_416146

Sash/Belt

Culture/People:
Canelos Kichua  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Norman E. Whitten, Non-Indian  Search this
Dorothea Scott Whitten (Sibby Whitten), Non-Indian, 1930-2011  Search this
Donor:
Dr. Norman E. Whitten, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Sash/Belt
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads, button/buttons, thread
Techniques:
Gourd stitch/Brick stitch/Netted beadwork, tied, stitched
Dimensions:
78 x 3.8 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Canelos; Pastaza Canton; Pastaza Province; Ecuador
Date created:
1974
Catalog Number:
27/464
Barcode:
270464.000
See related items:
Canelos Kichua
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6ed3a7ecb-df77-425e-9631-05442b316a9b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_416152

Figure

Culture/People:
Canelos Kichua  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Marcelo Santi Maianchi, Canelos Kichua  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Norman E. Whitten, Non-Indian  Search this
Dorothea Scott Whitten (Sibby Whitten), Non-Indian, 1930-2011  Search this
Donor:
Dr. Norman E. Whitten, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Canelo wood, genipapo paint, animal tooth/teeth
Techniques:
Carved, stained, painted, perforated
Dimensions:
49.5 x 17.3 x 18 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Union Base; Pastaza Canton; Pastaza Province; Ecuador
Date created:
1973
Catalog Number:
27/511
Barcode:
270511.000
See related items:
Canelos Kichua
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65157d62d-689e-465e-a6fe-8de8eddac0df
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_416356
Online Media:

Moccasins

Culture/People:
Minnesota Chippewa [Bois Forte/Nett Lake, Minnesota]  Search this
Previous owner:
Judith Strand Chirgwin (Judith Lee Strand/Mrs. Henry T. Chirgwin), Non-Indian, 1931-2019  Search this
Tom Chirgwin, Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Tom Chirgwin, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Moccasins
Media/Materials:
Hide, velvet, cotton cloth, glass bead/beads, wool yarn, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork
Dimensions:
27.5 x 15.5 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Place:
Nett Lake Sector, Bois Forte Reservation; Koochiching County, Saint Louis County; Minnesota; USA
Date created:
1940–1950
Catalog Number:
27/558
Barcode:
270558.000
See related items:
Minnesota Chippewa [Bois Forte/Nett Lake, Minnesota]
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6249d383f-4af8-45d6-84e3-706552d22ad5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_416403
Online Media:

Toma de Palacio de Gobierno por los indijenas el dia 5 Febrero derrocamiento del Jamil [Seizure of the Government Palace by Indigenous People on February 5, ousting Jamil]

Culture/People:
Tigua Kichua  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Rodrigo Toaquiza Cuyo, Tigua Kichua, 1974-2009  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Norman E. Whitten, Non-Indian  Search this
Dorothea Scott Whitten (Sibby Whitten), Non-Indian, 1930-2011  Search this
Donor:
Dr. Norman E. Whitten, Non-Indian  Search this
Title:
Toma de Palacio de Gobierno por los indijenas el dia 5 Febrero derrocamiento del Jamil [Seizure of the Government Palace by Indigenous People on February 5, ousting Jamil]
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Sheepskin (domestic sheep), acrylic paint, wood, metal nails
Techniques:
Painted, stretched, nailed
Dimensions:
34.5 x 44.8 x 2.8 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Tigua; Pujilí Canton; Cotopaxi Province; Ecuador
Date created:
2001
Catalog Number:
27/580
Barcode:
270580.000
See related items:
Tigua Kichua
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws627434409-29d1-4a8a-a9f0-e59e6841aef1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_416426

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