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Collar

Maker:
Teke artist  Search this
Medium:
Brass
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 29.1 x 28.2 x 0.9 cm (11 7/16 x 11 1/8 x 3/8 in.)
Type:
Jewelry
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Topic:
Male use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Syrop
Object number:
84-14-3
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys79cfe7b9b-fef3-4cc0-ae19-8197e5f05e65
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_84-14-3

Cooking Pot

Collector:
Dr. Mary Jo Arnoldi  Search this
Donor Name:
National Museum of Natural History  Search this
Maximum Diameter:
ca. 29 cm
Height:
ca. 24 cm
Culture:
Malian  Search this
Object Type:
Cooking Pot
Place:
Washington, District of Columbia, Mali / United States, Africa / North America
Accession Date:
22 Nov 2006
Collection Date:
2003
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
2034092
USNM Number:
E432924-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/32811bb4f-1e92-4698-855a-5ace5ed035a9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_10298185

Brazier

Collector:
Dr. Mary Jo Arnoldi  Search this
Donor Name:
National Museum of Natural History  Search this
Diameter:
33.5 cm
Height:
ca. 22 cm
Culture:
Malian  Search this
Object Type:
Brazier
Place:
Washington, District of Columbia, Mali / United States, Africa / North America
Accession Date:
22 Nov 2006
Collection Date:
2003
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
2034092
USNM Number:
E432925-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3cd61e841-ab29-4d45-8a26-61365a1ecdcd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_10298186

Millet Steamer

Collector:
Dr. Mary Jo Arnoldi  Search this
Donor Name:
National Museum of Natural History  Search this
Diameter:
40 cm
Height:
ca. 17 cm
Culture:
Malian  Search this
Object Type:
Steamer
Place:
Washington, District of Columbia, Mali / United States, Africa / North America
Accession Date:
22 Nov 2006
Collection Date:
2003
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
2034092
USNM Number:
E432926-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/317479c52-84ca-4768-96cd-fbabc285c30d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_10298187

Millet Cake (Ngomi) Mold

Collector:
Dr. Mary Jo Arnoldi  Search this
Donor Name:
National Museum of Natural History  Search this
Diameter:
26 cm
Height:
12 cm
Culture:
Malian  Search this
Object Type:
Food Mold
Place:
Washington, District of Columbia, Mali / United States, Africa / North America
Accession Date:
22 Nov 2006
Collection Date:
2003
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
2034092
USNM Number:
E432927-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3189a3aad-4747-47a2-8b32-058846480a1c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_10298188

Mortar and Pestle

Collector:
Dr. Mary Jo Arnoldi  Search this
Donor Name:
National Museum of Natural History  Search this
Length - Pestle:
114 cm
Maximum Diameter - Pestle:
9 cm
Diameter - Mortar, At Rim:
34 cm
Diameter - Mortar, At Base:
29.5 cm
Height - Mortar:
51 cm
Culture:
Malian  Search this
Object Type:
Mortar / Pestle
Place:
Washington, District of Columbia, Mali / United States, Africa / North America
Accession Date:
22 Nov 2006
Collection Date:
2003
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
2034092
USNM Number:
E432928-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/38666e8e5-a7f3-4bce-aa73-974dfc9e915d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_10298189

Metallurgy in Northern Nigeria : Zamfara metal industry in the 19th century

Title:
Zamfara metal industry in the 19th century
Author:
Abubakar, Nuruddeen  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Nigeria, Northern
Zamfara State (Nigeria)
Date:
1992
19th century
Topic:
Smelting furnaces  Search this
Hausa ironworking  Search this
Hausa blacksmith castes  Search this
Industries  Search this
Iron mines and mining  Search this
Zamfara ironworking  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
Q127.A4 S28 1992X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_737173

[Trade catalogs on general iron foundry goods and architectural castings: mantel pieces, registers and shams; American cooking and heating stoves, ranges, cooking apparatus; air warmers, ventilating apparatus; pipes, gutters, and connections, hot water apparatus, plumbing equipment; stable fittings; park and garden seats and equipment, desk and seat standards; wheels; irons; and blacksmithing equi...

Author:
Watson, Gow, & Co  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries American History Trade Literature Collection DSI  Search this
Physical description:
<1> v. : ill
Type:
Catalogs
Trade catalogs
Date:
1874
1874-
Topic:
Cast-iron  Search this
Decorative cast-ironwork  Search this
Stoves  Search this
Cookware  Search this
Plumbing--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Ventilation--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Mantels  Search this
Stable fixtures  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Wheels  Search this
Irons (Pressing)  Search this
Blacksmithing--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Call number:
48383
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_478611

Caste versus craft : transformations in identity and artistry among the Mande-speaking peoples of West Africa

Author:
Frank, Barbara E  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Mali
Date:
1992
Topic:
Castes  Search this
Pottery  Search this
Leather workers  Search this
Blacksmiths  Search this
Mande blacksmiths  Search this
Mande pottery  Search this
Mande leatherworkers  Search this
Call number:
N8351 .R314 1989
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_488894

Zur Arbeitsteilung bei den Bwaba in der Region von Houndé in Burkina Faso

Author:
Weingarten, Sabine  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Burkina Faso
Date:
1991
Topic:
Bwa blacksmith castes  Search this
Blacksmiths  Search this
Bwa griots  Search this
Bwa social structure  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
GN645 .A2581 1991
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_490584

Hommes sans voix : de l'image que les Beri donnent de leurs forgerons

Author:
Tubiana, Marie José  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1990
Topic:
Zaghawa blacksmith castes  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
GN645 .A258 1989
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_490582

The semantics of jugu : blacksmiths, lore and "who's bad" in Mande

Author:
McNaughton, Patrick R  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Keita, Soundiata -1255  Search this
Type:
Folklore
Place:
Mali
Date:
1995
Topic:
Mande blacksmiths  Search this
Mande blacksmith castes  Search this
Blacksmiths  Search this
Oral tradition  Search this
Social classes  Search this
Call number:
DT474.6.M36 S73 1995X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_501929

Sidérurgie directe du fer : cohésion sociale et paix : le cas de Bulkiemdé

Author:
Kienon-Kabore, Timpoko  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Burkina Faso
Date:
2004
Topic:
Blacksmiths  Search this
Blacksmith castes  Search this
Call number:
DT13 .N9X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_795837

Blacksmiths : Dar Zaghawa of the Sudan

Author:
Ali-Dinar, Ali B (Ali Bahr)  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Sudan
Darfur
Date:
2004
Topic:
Zaghawa blacksmiths  Search this
Blacksmiths  Search this
Blacksmith castes  Search this
Zaghawa blacksmith castes  Search this
Call number:
GR350 .A33 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_762501

Iron, brass and burial : the Kapsiki blacksmiths and his many crafts / Walter Van Beek

Author:
Beek, W. E. A. van  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Cameroon
Date:
1991
Topic:
Kapsiki blacksmiths  Search this
Kapsiki metalworking  Search this
Kapsiki ironworking  Search this
Blacksmith castes  Search this
Caste  Search this
Call number:
DT546.49.L34 C714 1988
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_751297

Rerhè : the blacksmiths of the Kapsiki

Author:
Beek, W. E. A. van  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Physical description:
p. 635-643 : ill
Type:
Books
Place:
Cameroon
Date:
1989
Topic:
Kapsiki blacksmiths  Search this
Blacksmith castes  Search this
Blacksmiths  Search this
Blacksmithing  Search this
Call number:
VF-- Cameroon
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_778211

The nyama of the blacksmith : the metaphysical significance of metallurgy in Africa / Dona Richards

Author:
Ani, Marimba  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Physical description:
p. 218-238
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa
Date:
1981
Topic:
Blacksmiths  Search this
Cosmology, African  Search this
Creation--Mythology  Search this
Blacksmith castes  Search this
Blacksmithing--Religious aspects  Search this
Call number:
VF-- Metalwork, Metallurgy--General
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_778238

Le déclin du forgeron Diallonke au Sénégal oriental

Author:
Fouchier, Danièle  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1983
Topic:
Social life and customs  Search this
Yalunka blacksmith castes  Search this
Yalunka blacksmiths  Search this
Call number:
DT1 .S678
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_760969

Les "forgerons" mafa du Cameroun septentrional : entre le savoir et le pouvoir

Author:
Genest, Serge  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Physical description:
p. 309-326
Type:
Books
Place:
Cameroon
Date:
1988
Topic:
Mafa blacksmiths  Search this
Blacksmith castes  Search this
Blacksmiths  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Call number:
VF-- Metalwork, Metallurgy--West Africa
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_778207

David in West Africa : "no more forever?"

Author:
Prussin, Labelle  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Mali
Africa, West
Africa
Date:
2005
Topic:
Oil lamps  Search this
Ironwork  Search this
Trees--Symbolic aspects  Search this
Blacksmith castes  Search this
Jewish art  Search this
Call number:
N10 .Y3
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_788328

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