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Sibyl

Artist:
Walt Kuhn, 27 Oct 1877 - 23 Jul 1949  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Woman  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
173.4 × 85.1cm (68 1/4 × 33 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1932
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Feather  Search this
Human Figures\Model\Artist's model  Search this
Costume\Robe  Search this
Unidentified Woman: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC992217
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm43dde1af4-c856-4067-bf3a-e46b6ce73ffa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC992217

Arrow

Culture/People:
Modoc  Search this
Object Name:
Arrow
Media/Materials:
Wood, feather/feathers, sinew
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
11/5288
Barcode:
115288.000
See related items:
Modoc
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e84278d6-b82b-46b0-921e-198defdc9aaf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_124343
Online Media:

Man's headdress

Culture/People:
probably Shuar/Achuar (attributed)  Search this
Expedition:
First Ecuador Expedition (1906)  Search this
Expedition leader:
Dr. Marshall H. Saville (Marshall Howard Saville/M.H. Saville/MHS), Non-Indian, 1867-1935  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Marie A. Heye (Marie Antoinette Lawrence Heye), Non-Indian, 1845-1915  Search this
Object Name:
Man's headdress
Media/Materials:
Macaw feather/feathers, cordage
Techniques:
Wrapped, tied
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Place:
Río Napo; Napo Province, Orellana Province, Sucumbios Province; Ecuador
Catalog Number:
1/1792
Barcode:
011792.000
See related items:
Shuar/Achuar
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6349058a7-0977-4b87-8959-8d2327fd78de
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_12627
Online Media:

Chaveyo kachina

Culture/People:
Hopi Pueblo  Search this
Seller:
Frank M. Covert (F. M. Covert), Non-Indian, 1858-1929  Search this
Previous owner:
Frank M. Covert (F. M. Covert), Non-Indian, 1858-1929  Search this
Title:
Chaveyo kachina
Object Name:
Kachina/Katsina (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Wood, feather/feathers, hide
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Arizona; USA
Catalog Number:
1078
Barcode:
001078.000
See related items:
Hopi Pueblo
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b7bdce1a-b6ce-44d5-9370-6a1506ae8b10
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_1341

Neck ornament

Culture/People:
Tomaráho (Tumraha)  Search this
Collector:
Alberto Vojtech Fric, Non-Indian, 1882-1944  Search this
Previous owner:
Alberto Vojtech Fric, Non-Indian, 1882-1944  Search this
Seller:
Alberto Vojtech Fric, Non-Indian, 1882-1944  Search this
Object Name:
Neck ornament
Media/Materials:
Feather/feathers, cordage
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Chaco Boreal region (northern Chaco); Paraguay
Catalog Number:
12/5250
Barcode:
125250.000
See related items:
Tomaráho (Tumraha)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6419f739e-649a-4092-93d6-feeb5336ed66
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_134830
Online Media:

Hair plume

Culture/People:
Tomaráho (Tumraha)  Search this
Collector:
Alberto Vojtech Fric, Non-Indian, 1882-1944  Search this
Previous owner:
Alberto Vojtech Fric, Non-Indian, 1882-1944  Search this
Seller:
Alberto Vojtech Fric, Non-Indian, 1882-1944  Search this
Object Name:
Hair plume
Media/Materials:
Feather/feathers, wood, cordage
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Chaco Boreal region (northern Chaco); Paraguay
Catalog Number:
12/5258
Barcode:
125258.000
See related items:
Tomaráho (Tumraha)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6fcaecd69-500a-4367-a1aa-82e3145ae85e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_134838
Online Media:

Neck ornament

Culture/People:
Karajá (Caraja)  Search this
Collector:
Francis Gow-Smith (Francis William Gow-Smith), Non-Indian, 1894-1939  Search this
Seller:
Francis Gow-Smith (Francis William Gow-Smith), Non-Indian, 1894-1939  Search this
Object Name:
Neck ornament
Media/Materials:
Feather/feathers, cordage
Techniques:
Wrapped, tied
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Rio Araguaia; Mato Grosso State and Goiás State, Central-West Region, or Tocantins State, North Region; Brazil
Catalog Number:
13/6271
Barcode:
136271.000
See related items:
Karajá (Caraja)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64e05fe4d-9b63-4216-9090-eb7286f381f7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_145951
Online Media:

Hair ornament (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Mdewakantonwan Dakota (Mdewakanton Sioux)  Search this
Collector:
Melvin R. Gilmore (Melvin Randolph Gilmore), Non-Indian, 1868-1940  Search this
Object Name:
Hair ornament (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Eagle feather/feathers, feather/feathers, hide thong/babiche, silk ribbon
Techniques:
Wrapped
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Nebraska; USA
Date created:
1900-1920
Catalog Number:
13/5885
Barcode:
135885.000
See related items:
Mdewakantonwan Dakota (Mdewakanton Sioux)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6be5a22bb-3d88-43f5-a5c7-1e2a795745f0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_146282

Headband with feather/plume

Culture/People:
Moapa Paiute  Search this
Previous owner:
Peter Swain, Moapa Paiute  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Headband with feather/plume
Media/Materials:
Rabbit skin/fur, feather/feathers
Techniques:
Wrapped, tied
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Native Term:
winap'c
Place:
Moapa, Moapa River Reservation; Clark County; Nevada; USA
Catalog Number:
14/1827
Barcode:
141827.000
See related items:
Moapa Paiute
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws60783f602-21b9-41c0-9905-10a5f4546ab5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_152508
Online Media:

Horse mask

Culture/People:
Northern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. George Bird Grinnell, Non-Indian, 1849-1938  Search this
Rufus Fairchild Zogbaum (R.F. Zogbaum), Non-Indian, 1849-1925  Search this
Seller:
Rufus Fairchild Zogbaum (R.F. Zogbaum), Non-Indian, 1849-1925  Search this
Object Name:
Horse mask
Media/Materials:
Deerhide/deerskin, porcupine quills, feather/feathers, dye/dyes
Techniques:
Quilled (lane stitched)
Dimensions:
52 x 59 cm
Object Type:
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Place:
Montana; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1840-1860
Catalog Number:
1/4443
Barcode:
014443.000
See related items:
Northern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6d5c1c672-e2b6-42ed-a849-823a69528574
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_15330
Online Media:

Headdress

Culture/People:
Salish (Flathead)  Search this
Previous owner:
Paul Charlie, Salish (Flathead)  Search this
Collector:
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955  Search this
Object Name:
Headdress
Media/Materials:
Eagle feather/feathers, peacock feather/feathers, hide, ermine skin/fur, wool felt, cotton cloth, glass bead/beads, silk ribbon, horsehair
Techniques:
Sewn, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, wrapped, glued
Dimensions:
6.9 x 49 x 108 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Place:
Flathead Reservation (Jocko Reservation); Lake County, Sanders County, Missoula County, Flathead County; Montana; USA
Date created:
circa 1915
Catalog Number:
14/3536
Barcode:
143536.000
See related items:
Salish (Flathead)
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b7ac29a6-f764-49b9-ad35-49154534efab
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_154198
Online Media:

Quiver (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Karuk (Karok)  Search this
Collector:
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948  Search this
Previous owner:
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948  Search this
Seller:
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Quiver (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Mink skin/fur, feather/feathers
Techniques:
Wrapped, tied
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
15/1857
Barcode:
151857.000
See related items:
Karuk (Karok)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6962d4934-27f7-470d-8672-bd94f0e1e55c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_162980

Basket bowl

Culture/People:
Pomo  Search this
Possible collector:
Dr. A. Eugene Austin (Alonzo Eugene Austin, Jr.), Non-Indian, 1868-1948  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. A. Eugene Austin (Alonzo Eugene Austin, Jr.), Non-Indian, 1868-1948  Search this
Sarah H. Austin (Sarah Frances Hall/Mrs. Alonzo Eugene Austin), Non-Indian, 1871-1952  Search this
Donor:
Dr. A. Eugene Austin (Alonzo Eugene Austin, Jr.), Non-Indian, 1868-1948  Search this
Sarah H. Austin (Sarah Frances Hall/Mrs. Alonzo Eugene Austin), Non-Indian, 1871-1952  Search this
Object Name:
Basket bowl
Media/Materials:
Willow, feather/feathers, sedge root, bulrush root
Techniques:
Coiled
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Central California; California; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
16/8464
Barcode:
168464.000
See related items:
Pomo
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6d65cd3d0-1ecf-49d7-a441-7e5eec1c075f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_180620
Online Media:

Fan

Culture/People:
Northwestern Amazonia  Search this
Previous owner:
A. G. Riveros (A.E. Riveros), Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
A. G. Riveros (A.E. Riveros), Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Fan
Media/Materials:
Vegetal Fiber, feather/feathers
Techniques:
Wrapped, tied
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Iquitos; Maynas Province; Loreto Region; Peru
Catalog Number:
18/5489
Barcode:
185489.000
See related items:
Northwestern Amazonia
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b6d4fd13-83a9-4e69-9422-df59cfb9a8fb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_198403
Online Media:

Kachina/Katsina (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Jemez Pueblo  Search this
Collector:
John Louw Nelson (John L. Nelson), Non-Indian, 1895-1963  Search this
Previous owner:
John Louw Nelson (John L. Nelson), Non-Indian, 1895-1963  Search this
Object Name:
Kachina/Katsina (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Wood, feather/feathers, vegetal fiber, paint
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Jemez Pueblo, Jemez Reservation; Sandoval County; New Mexico; USA
Catalog Number:
18/7889
Barcode:
187889.000
See related items:
Jemez Pueblo
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62aa17b25-309d-404f-b4c2-fea7bf5465f3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_200463

Ear ornament

Culture/People:
Shuar  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Victor Wolfgang von Hagen (Wolfgang von Hagen), Non-Indian, 1908-1985  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Victor Wolfgang von Hagen (Wolfgang von Hagen), Non-Indian, 1908-1985  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Victor Wolfgang von Hagen (Wolfgang von Hagen), Non-Indian, 1908-1985  Search this
Seller agent:
W. Lee Trenholm (William Lee Trenholm), Non-Indian, 1899-1952  Search this
Object Name:
Ear ornament
Media/Materials:
Toucan feather/feathers, glass bead/beads, cordage
Techniques:
Wrapped, tied, strung
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Upper Amazonia area; Ecuador
Catalog Number:
18/8775
Barcode:
188775.000
See related items:
Shuar
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6fcb29e2e-84c6-4718-b596-6ca8eed95d88
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_201851
Online Media:

Ear ornament

Culture/People:
Canelos Kichua  Search this
Collector:
E. Erskine Loch (Eric Erskine Loch), Non-Indian, 1881-1944  Search this
Donor:
E. Erskine Loch (Eric Erskine Loch), Non-Indian, 1881-1944  Search this
Object Name:
Ear ornament
Media/Materials:
Feather/feathers, wood, tree pitch/gum
Techniques:
Cut, glued
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Río Puyo; Pastaza Province; Ecuador
Date created:
1925-1936
Catalog Number:
19/4813
Barcode:
194813.000
See related items:
Canelos Kichua
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65f0a7134-aff0-4ed3-8d25-e8eabca6f407
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_208294
Online Media:

Prayer stick/Prayer wand

Culture/People:
Cora  Search this
Collector:
Donald B. Cordry (Donald Bush Cordry), Non-Indian, 1907-1978  Search this
Object Name:
Prayer stick/Prayer wand
Media/Materials:
Reed, feather/feathers
Techniques:
Wrapped, tied
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Near Jesús María; Cave; Jesús María; Tepic Municipality; Nayarit State; Mexico
Catalog Number:
19/5662
Barcode:
195662.000
See related items:
Cora
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6cdb01075-362c-4413-981b-31602fd81d72
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_209139
Online Media:

Legband

Culture/People:
Chamacoco (Zamuko)  Search this
Collector:
Sasha Siemel (Sasha A. Siemel/Aleksandrs Ziemelis), Non-Indian, 1890-1970  Search this
Seller:
Sasha Siemel (Sasha A. Siemel/Aleksandrs Ziemelis), Non-Indian, 1890-1970  Search this
Object Name:
Legband
Media/Materials:
Feather/feathers, cordage
Techniques:
Knotted
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Upper Río Paraguay; Paraguay
Catalog Number:
19/6852
Barcode:
196852.000
See related items:
Chamacoco (Zamuko)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64c893fba-36e7-401a-83b4-0303fff384c4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_210292
Online Media:

Prayer stick/Prayer wand

Culture/People:
Wixarika (Huichol)  Search this
Collector:
Donald B. Cordry (Donald Bush Cordry), Non-Indian, 1907-1978  Search this
Object Name:
Prayer stick/Prayer wand
Media/Materials:
Wood, feather/feathers
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
El Limón; Nayarit State; Mexico
Catalog Number:
19/7862
Barcode:
197862.000
See related items:
Wixarika (Huichol)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws613397db3-79f8-4992-a0bd-1d1b1342aa0b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_211315
Online Media:

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