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Figure

Culture/People:
Seri  Search this
Collector:
Tora S. Nelson (Tora Marie Selander/Mrs. John Louw Nelson), Non-Indian, 1896-1988  Search this
Seller:
Tora S. Nelson (Tora Marie Selander/Mrs. John Louw Nelson), Non-Indian, 1896-1988  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Bahía de Kino (Kino Bay); Hermosillo Municipality; Sonora State; Mexico
Catalog Number:
20/2980
Barcode:
202980.000
See related items:
Seri
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_216879
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Human figure

Culture/People:
probably Late Mississippian Tradition (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Edward Waldron Payne (E. W. Payne), Non-Indian, 1857-1932  Search this
Donald O. Boudeman, Non-Indian, 1881-1949  Search this
Seller:
Donald O. Boudeman, Non-Indian, 1881-1949  Search this
Object Name:
Human figure
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Carved, drilled
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Smithland; Livingston County; Kentucky; USA
Date created:
AD 1000-1400
Catalog Number:
21/1206
Barcode:
211206.000
See related items:
Late Mississippian Tradition (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_225524
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Imprisoned Clown

Culture/People:
K'apovi (Santa Clara Pueblo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Roxanne Swentzell, K'apovi (Santa Clara Pueblo), b. 1962  Search this
Collector:
R. E. Mansfield (Richard E. Mansfield), Non-Indian, 1937-2007  Search this
Donor:
R. E. Mansfield (Richard E. Mansfield), Non-Indian, 1937-2007  Search this
Title:
Imprisoned Clown
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, modeled, painted
Dimensions:
43.7 x 26 x 45 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Santa Clara Pueblo, Santa Clara Reservation; Rio Arriba County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
circa 1999
Catalog Number:
26/4272
Barcode:
264272.000
See related items:
K'apovi (Santa Clara Pueblo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_280473
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Figure

Culture/People:
probably Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo) (attributed)  Search this
Collector:
Dorr F. Tozier (D. F. Tozier), Non-Indian, 1843-1946  Search this
Previous owner:
Dorr F. Tozier (D. F. Tozier), Non-Indian, 1843-1946  Search this
Seattle Land and Improvement Company  Search this
Fred E. Sander (Fred Everett Saunder), Non-Indian, 1854-1921  Search this
Seller:
Seattle Land and Improvement Company  Search this
Fred E. Sander (Fred Everett Saunder), Non-Indian, 1854-1921  Search this
Seller agent:
George Louis Berg (G. L. Berg), Non-Indian, 1868-1941  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Animal Bone
Techniques:
Carved, incised
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Bering Strait; Bering Straits Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
7/240
Barcode:
070240.000
See related items:
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_75265
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Figure

Culture/People:
A:shiwi (Zuni)  Search this
Donor:
Harriet Phillips Eaton, Non-Indian, 1838-ca. 1930  Search this
Possible owner:
Harriet Phillips Eaton, Non-Indian, 1838-ca. 1930  Search this
Commander Charles Phillips Eaton, Non-Indian, 1863-1922  Search this
Honoree:
Commander Charles Phillips Eaton, Non-Indian, 1863-1922  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Zuni Pueblo, Zuni Reservation; McKinley County; New Mexico; USA
Catalog Number:
11/5009
Barcode:
115009.000
See related items:
A:shiwi (Zuni)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_123546
Additional Online Media:

Figure

Culture/People:
Ngäbe (Guaymi)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Modeled
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Cuvíbora Mountains, central Chiriquí; Chiriquí Province; Panama
Catalog Number:
13/7351
Barcode:
137351.000
See related items:
Ngäbe (Guaymi)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_147758

Figure

Culture/People:
Ngäbe (Guaymi)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Cuvíbora Mountains, central Chiriquí; Chiriquí Province; Panama
Catalog Number:
13/7415
Barcode:
137415.000
See related items:
Ngäbe (Guaymi)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_147822
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Figure

Culture/People:
Carib [Suriname]  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Tibiti Rivier, Grand Kreek and Poika Kreek districts, Coppername Rivier; Suriname
Catalog Number:
13/9819
Barcode:
139819.000
See related items:
Carib [Suriname]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_150284
Additional Online Media:

Figure

Culture/People:
Carib [Suriname]  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Lower Commewijne Rivier, Cottica Rivier, and Suriname Rivier, Matta Savanna; Commewijne District, Para District; Suriname
Catalog Number:
14/194
Barcode:
140194.000
See related items:
Carib [Suriname]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_150669
Additional Online Media:

Figure

Culture/People:
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo) [Kinugumiut/Kingegan/Cape Prince of Wales]  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Wood, animal gut/intestines, twine/string, paint
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Cape Prince of Wales; Bering Straits Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
18/8807
Barcode:
188807.000
See related items:
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo) [Kinugumiut/Kingegan/Cape Prince of Wales]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_201883
Additional Online Media:

Human figure

Culture/People:
probably Mexica (Aztec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Harvey L. Hill (Harvey Alonzo Hill/H. L. Hill), Non-Indian, 1861-1956  Search this
Seller:
Harvey L. Hill (Harvey Alonzo Hill/H. L. Hill), Non-Indian, 1861-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Human figure
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Guerrero State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 1200-1550
Catalog Number:
18/9300
Barcode:
189300.000
See related items:
Mexica (Aztec) (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_202131
Additional Online Media:

Figure

Culture/People:
A:shiwi (Zuni)  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:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Zuni Pueblo, Zuni Reservation; McKinley County; New Mexico; USA
Catalog Number:
19/2725
Barcode:
192725.000
See related items:
A:shiwi (Zuni)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_206059
Additional Online Media:

Figure

Culture/People:
Seri  Search this
Collector:
Dane Coolidge, Non-Indian, 1973-1940  Search this
Mary Roberts Coolidge (Mary Elizabeth Roberts), Non-Indian, 1860-1945  Search this
Previous owner:
Dane Coolidge, Non-Indian, 1973-1940  Search this
Mary Roberts Coolidge (Mary Elizabeth Roberts), Non-Indian, 1860-1945  Search this
Seller:
Mary Roberts Coolidge (Mary Elizabeth Roberts), Non-Indian, 1860-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Tree pitch/gum
Techniques:
Modeled
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Bahía de Kino (Kino Bay); Hermosillo Municipality; Sonora State; Mexico
Catalog Number:
20/3247
Barcode:
203247.000
See related items:
Seri
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_216835
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Shaman's figure

Culture/People:
Chinantec  Search this
Collector:
Donald B. Cordry (Donald Bush Cordry), Non-Indian, 1907-1978  Search this
Seller:
Donald B. Cordry (Donald Bush Cordry), Non-Indian, 1907-1978  Search this
Object Name:
Shaman's figure
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Catalog Number:
20/3417
Barcode:
203417.000
See related items:
Chinantec
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_217247
Additional Online Media:

Figure

Culture/People:
Haida  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Dimensions:
14.2 x 43.8 x 10.6 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii); Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii)
Catalog Number:
2/600
Barcode:
020600.000
See related items:
Haida
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22027
Additional Online Media:

Figure

Culture/People:
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Arthur Billings Hunt, Non-Indian, 1890-1971  Search this
Seller:
Arthur Billings Hunt, Non-Indian, 1890-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Ivory
Techniques:
Carved, incised
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Nome; Bering Straits Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
22/6324
Barcode:
226324.000
See related items:
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_241262
Additional Online Media:

Figure

Culture/People:
probably Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo) (attributed)  Search this
Seller:
Clark M. Garber (Clark McKinley Garber), Non-Indian, 1891-1971  Search this
Previous owner:
Clark M. Garber (Clark McKinley Garber), Non-Indian, 1891-1971  Search this
Collector:
Clark M. Garber (Clark McKinley Garber), Non-Indian, 1891-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Ivory
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Bering Strait; Bering Straits Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
22/6678
Barcode:
226678.000
See related items:
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_241610
Additional Online Media:

Figure

Culture/People:
Chibcha  Search this
Possible collector:
Ernest A. Olin (Ernest Amasa Olin), Non-Indian, 1865-1941  Search this
Previous owner:
Ernest A. Olin (Ernest Amasa Olin), Non-Indian, 1865-1941  Search this
Donor:
Elma Olin, Non-Indian, 1876-1960  Search this
Honoree:
Minerva Olin Erdwurm (Minerva Olin Edwurm), Non-Indian, 1873-1958  Search this
Ernest A. Olin (Ernest Amasa Olin), Non-Indian, 1865-1941  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Vicinity of Bogotá; Bogotá; Capital District; Colombia
Catalog Number:
22/7123
Barcode:
227123.000
See related items:
Chibcha
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_242148
Additional Online Media:

Figure

Culture/People:
possibly Talamanca (attributed)  Search this
Collector:
Gladys Onderdonk Weekes (Mrs. Bradford Gage Weekes), Non-Indian, 1888-1975  Search this
Previous owner:
Gladys Onderdonk Weekes (Mrs. Bradford Gage Weekes), Non-Indian, 1888-1975  Search this
Donor:
Gladys Onderdonk Weekes (Mrs. Bradford Gage Weekes), Non-Indian, 1888-1975  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, wood, paint
Techniques:
Carved, sewn, painted
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
San José; San José Cantón; San José Province; Costa Rica
Catalog Number:
24/3335
Barcode:
243335.000
See related items:
Talamanca
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_258305
Additional Online Media:

Figure

Culture/People:
Jemez Pueblo  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Maxine Gachupin Toya, Jemez Pueblo, b. 1948  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. W. Thomas Auld (William Thomas Auld/Dr. T. W. Auld), Non-Indian, 1909-2000  Search this
Corinne R. Auld (Mrs. W. Thomas Auld), Non-Indian, 1914-2009  Search this
Donor:
Dr. W. Thomas Auld (William Thomas Auld/Dr. T. W. Auld), Non-Indian, 1909-2000  Search this
Corinne R. Auld (Mrs. W. Thomas Auld), Non-Indian, 1914-2009  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, modeled, painted
Dimensions:
12.5 x 12.5 x 22 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Jemez Pueblo, Jemez Reservation; Sandoval County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1970-1980
Catalog Number:
25/4477
Barcode:
254477.000
See related items:
Jemez Pueblo
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_270435
Additional Online Media:

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