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Bow, arrow, and quiver (bow strung incorrectly)

Culture/People:
Hupa  Search this
Artist/Maker:
George Blake, Hupa/Yurok, b. 1944  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB Source:
George Blake, Hupa/Yurok, b. 1944  Search this
Object Name:
Bow, arrow, and quiver (bow strung incorrectly)
Media/Materials:
Yew, rawhide, deerhide/deerskin, abalone/haliotis shell, feather/feathers, sinew, otter skin/fur, wood
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Dimensions:
92.9 x 30 x 5 cm
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Hoopa Valley Reservation; Humboldt County; California; USA
Date created:
1982
Catalog Number:
25/8557
Barcode:
258557.000
See related items:
Hupa
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws66f5b78e5-a6c9-4794-986c-ad7dd144608c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274502
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Sandals part/fragment, mat, and fragment

Culture/People:
probably Ancestral Pueblo (Anasazi) (archaeological) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Sandals part/fragment, mat, and fragment
Media/Materials:
Yucca fiber, reed, vegetal fiber
Techniques:
Plaited, twill-plaited
Dimensions:
28.3 x 22.7 x 1.7 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Place:
Arizona or New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created:
AD 1000-1600
Catalog Number:
26/1804
Barcode:
261804.000
See related items:
Ancestral Pueblo (Anasazi) (archaeological)
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws606390b45-00be-44df-8f18-47258bfbcdf4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277911

Vessel fragment/Potsherd

Culture/People:
probably Ancestral Pueblo (Anasazi) (archaeological) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Vessel fragment/Potsherd
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, painted
Dimensions:
7.7 x 4.1 x 0.9 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Southwest; USA
Date created:
AD 1000-1400
Catalog Number:
25/8826
Barcode:
258826.000
See related items:
Ancestral Pueblo (Anasazi) (archaeological)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a492e10e-9d8f-48d4-b017-7b11c7580600
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274774
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Basket part/fragment

Culture/People:
possibly Ancestral Pueblo (Anasazi) (archaeological) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Basket part/fragment
Media/Materials:
Vegetal Fiber
Techniques:
Coiled
Dimensions:
5.6 x 16.5 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Southwest; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1500 BC-AD 1600
Catalog Number:
25/5909
Barcode:
255909.000
See related items:
Ancestral Pueblo (Anasazi) (archaeological)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws668515bc9-bd2e-474e-9062-8c69bfaaa698
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271775
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Northern and Brown

Culture/People:
Seneca  Search this
Artist/Maker:
G. Peter Jemison (Gerald Peter Jemison), Seneca, b. 1945  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Sacred Circle Gallery of American Indian Art  Search this
Title:
Northern and Brown
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Paper, watercolor, glitter, pencil
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
77 x 102 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
New York; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1985
Catalog Number:
26/2212
Barcode:
262212.000
See related items:
Seneca
Painting/Drawing/Print
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Stretching the Canvas, Grand Ambitions
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6421f6c4e-481b-4f54-8648-02eaf077712f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_278320

Bear fetish

Culture/People:
A:shiwi (Zuni)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)  Search this
Object Name:
Bear fetish
Media/Materials:
Agate, shell/shells, sinew
Techniques:
Carved, flaked/chipped, tied
Dimensions:
3 x 1 x 2.3 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Zuni Pueblo, Zuni Reservation; McKinley County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1985
Catalog Number:
25/6116
Barcode:
256116.000
See related items:
A:shiwi (Zuni)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a17d5184-1894-4c4f-b5fc-4213c58f1532
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271988
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Finger ring

Culture/People:
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Ronald Senungetuk, Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo), 1933-2020  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  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
Object Name:
Finger ring
Media/Materials:
Gold, hematite
Techniques:
Cast, soldered
Dimensions:
4.3 x 2.2 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Fairbanks; Doyon Native Corporation; Alaska; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1983
Catalog Number:
25/6195
Barcode:
256195.000
See related items:
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6519c90ef-fa2e-454d-9863-8e97e0a2ce51
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272072
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Bracelet

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Al Nez, Diné (Navajo), b. 1959  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)  Search this
Object Name:
Bracelet
Media/Materials:
Gold, turquoise, coral
Techniques:
Sandcast, polished, mosaic inlay
Dimensions:
7 x 5.4 x 1.1 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Arizona or New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1985
Catalog Number:
25/6262
Barcode:
256262.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6798f557e-c203-4244-8f51-2ddb63a8070a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272140
Online Media:

Figure

Culture/People:
Yuit (Siberian Yup'ik) [St. Lawrence Island]  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Walrus Ivory, ink
Techniques:
Carved, incised, polished
Dimensions:
9.2 x 3.2 x 2.3 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Saint Lawrence Island; Bering Straits Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Archipelago:
Bering Sea Islands
Island Name:
Saint Lawrence Island
Date created:
1964
Catalog Number:
25/6398
Barcode:
256398.000
See related items:
Yuit (Siberian Yup'ik) [St. Lawrence Island]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6870e3e08-ac7f-4a16-a9f2-0b4084253b60
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272281
Online Media:

Flute

Culture/People:
possibly Taos Pueblo (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Arts and Crafts Department, U.S. Indian School (Santa Fe Indian School)  Search this
Object Name:
Flute
Media/Materials:
Cedar, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Carved, drilled, wrapped
Dimensions:
58.2 x 3.6 x 5.6 cm
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Taos Pueblo, Taos Reservation; Taos County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
circa 1951
Catalog Number:
25/8274
Barcode:
258274.000
See related items:
Taos Pueblo
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e72438f8-4c88-42ef-90e9-1ec06f6ffe0e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274206
Online Media:

Vase

Culture/People:
Mohawk [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Dee Martin (Dee L. Smith), Mohawk [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]  Search this
IACB source:
Duffy Wilson (Wilmer Francis Wilson/Segwoi-Don-Kwe), Tuscarora/Cayuga, 1925-2002  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Vase
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Wheelthrown, incised
Dimensions:
15 x 12.2 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Six Nations Grand River Reserve; Brant County, Haldimand County; Ontario; Canada (inferred)
Date created:
1971
Catalog Number:
25/9775
Barcode:
259775.000
See related items:
Mohawk [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws66265c23f-7b07-4024-9193-62f7300ac2f0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_275864
Online Media:

The Silent Sea

Culture/People:
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Joseph E. Senungetuk (Inusunaaq/Inusuyauq Sinuyituq), Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo), b. 1940  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board Demonstration Workshop (Sitka, Alaska) (IACB Demonstration Workshop)  Search this
Title:
The Silent Sea
Object Name:
Printing plate
Media/Materials:
Yellow cedar, ink
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
38.1 x 29.3 x 1.9 cm
Object Type:
Art and Printing tools
Place:
Sitka; Sealaska Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Archipelago:
Alexander Archipelago
Island Name:
Baranof Island
Date created:
1966-1967
Catalog Number:
26/1045
Barcode:
261045.000
See related items:
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo)
Art and Printing tools
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e9dd3632-f69e-40fc-830d-113fbae46174
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277140

Pueblo

Culture/People:
Hopi Pueblo  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Bert Preston, Hopi Pueblo, b. 1930  Search this
IACB source:
Museum of Northern Arizona Museum Shop  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Title:
Pueblo
Object Name:
Drawing
Media/Materials:
Paper, ink
Techniques:
Drawn
Dimensions:
19.2 x 29 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Arizona; USA
Date created:
1965
Catalog Number:
26/2283
Barcode:
262283.000
See related items:
Hopi Pueblo
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws653d2fa59-60e3-4cef-af8f-6f0622d8c897
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_278391
Online Media:

Totem pole model

Culture/People:
probably Northern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne) (attributed)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Students at St. Labre Indian School  Search this
IACB source:
Myles Libhart, Non-Indian, 1931-1989  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB Source:
St. Labre Indian School, 1884-  Search this
Object Name:
Totem pole model
Media/Materials:
Plastic
Techniques:
Mold-made
Dimensions:
2.5 x 7.25 x 14.5 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Ashland; Rosebud County; Montana; USA
Date created:
1964-1965
Catalog Number:
25/5204
Barcode:
255204.000
See related items:
Northern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws61e00f403-52a2-4dc7-847a-ac905a65a2fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271069
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
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64d390bfd-feaf-4519-ab5b-3b671a049bbe
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271154
Online Media:

Wedding basket

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)  Search this
Object Name:
Wedding basket
Media/Materials:
Vegetal Fiber, wool yarn, synthetic dye/dyes
Techniques:
Coiled, dyed
Dimensions:
4.7 x 26 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Arizona or New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1972
Catalog Number:
25/5330
Barcode:
255330.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6131fa9a4-a51a-44af-a05a-b1b285786ca1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271195
Online Media:

Mittens

Culture/People:
Gwich'in (Kutchin)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Leah Roberts, Gwich'in (Kutchin), 1911-1990  Search this
IACB source:
Dinjii Zhuu Enjit Museum Shop  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Mittens
Media/Materials:
Moose hide/skin, fur, yarn, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn, braided, overlay beadwork
Dimensions:
35.00 x 23.00 x 7.00 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Handwear
Place:
Alaska; USA
Date created:
1982-1983
Catalog Number:
25/5333
Barcode:
255333.000
See related items:
Gwich'in (Kutchin)
Clothing/Garments: Handwear
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: 4th Floor Corridor, West Corridor
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws67fe0f20b-5253-4573-8480-d16a72e6d67f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271198
Online Media:

Wastebasket

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:
Wastebasket
Media/Materials:
Beach grass/Rye grass, dye/dyes
Techniques:
Dyed, coiled
Dimensions:
30 x 31 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Juneau; Sealaska Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Date created:
1958
Catalog Number:
25/5375
Barcode:
255375.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63e3d2474-7920-46ea-a90b-b1ed0d64e0e3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271240
Online Media:

Doll with cradle/cradleboard

Culture/People:
Houma  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Marie Billiot Dean (Marie Biyot Dean/Marie Billiout Dean), Houma, 1916-2010  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Qualla Arts & Crafts Mutual (Qualla Arts & Crafts Cooperative/Qualla Arts & Crafts Coop/Qualla Crafts), 1946-  Search this
Object Name:
Doll with cradle/cradleboard
Media/Materials:
Spanish moss, palmetto fiber, ribbon, button/buttons
Techniques:
Braided, plaited, stitched
Dimensions:
33.5 x 14 x 12.2 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place:
Dulac; Terrebonne Parish; Louisiana; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1986
Catalog Number:
25/5402
Barcode:
255402.000
See related items:
Houma
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65b632dab-9b0f-48aa-8482-8acf1583f552
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271267
Online Media:

Vest

Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Roxie Stamper (Roxanna Stamper), Eastern Band of Cherokee, b. 1911  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Qualla Arts & Crafts Mutual (Qualla Arts & Crafts Cooperative/Qualla Arts & Crafts Coop/Qualla Crafts), 1946-  Search this
Object Name:
Vest
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn
Techniques:
Woven
Dimensions:
64 x 34.5 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Cherokee, Eastern Cherokee Reservation, Qualla Boundary; Swain County; North Carolina; USA
Date created:
1964-1965
Catalog Number:
25/5457
Barcode:
255457.000
See related items:
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6df7891f4-ec5a-4113-ad28-8443933495a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271322
Online Media:

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