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Figure of a man wearing a hat

Culture/People:
probably Chiriquí (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Wanda B. Scheifele (Mrs. Richard Scheifele), Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Wanda B. Scheifele (Mrs. Richard Scheifele), Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Figure of a man wearing a hat
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Costa Rica
Date created:
AD 800-1200
Catalog Number:
23/8527
Barcode:
238527.000
See related items:
Chiriquí (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_254156
Additional Online Media:

Human figure

Culture/People:
probably Post-Classic period Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Enrique Vargas Alfaro (Enrique Vargas), Non-Indian, 1915-2008  Search this
Seller:
Enrique Vargas Alfaro (Enrique Vargas), Non-Indian, 1915-2008  Search this
Object Name:
Human figure
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, modeled, painted
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
El Salvador
Date created:
AD 1000-1500
Catalog Number:
24/7905
Barcode:
247905.000
See related items:
Post-Classic period Maya (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_263728
Additional Online Media:

Animal figure

Culture/People:
possibly Chiriquí (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Wanda B. Scheifele (Mrs. Richard Scheifele), Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Wanda B. Scheifele (Mrs. Richard Scheifele), Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Animal figure
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Linea Vieja area; Guápiles; Pococí Cantón; Limón Province; Costa Rica
Date created:
AD 800-1500
Catalog Number:
23/3876
Barcode:
233876.000
See related items:
Chiriquí (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_248773
Additional Online Media:

Human figure

Culture/People:
probably Chiriquí (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Wanda B. Scheifele (Mrs. Richard Scheifele), Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Wanda B. Scheifele (Mrs. Richard Scheifele), Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Human figure
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Bugaba; Bugaba District; Chiriquí Province; Panama
Date created:
AD 900-1600
Catalog Number:
23/3879
Barcode:
233879.000
See related items:
Chiriquí (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_248776
Additional Online Media:

Figure of a woman, possibly a priestess, holding a fan

Culture/People:
probably Classic period Veracruz/Gulf Coast: Remojadas (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Exchanging Agent:
Julius Carlebach (Julius Hirsch Carlebach), Non-Indian, 1909-1964  Search this
Previous owner:
Carlebach Gallery  Search this
Object Name:
Figure of a woman, possibly a priestess, holding a fan
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Modeled, painted, appliquéd
Dimensions:
65.00 x 46.00 x 16.00 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Las Remojadas; Soledad de Doblado Municipality, Sotavento Region; Veracruz State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 400-750
Catalog Number:
22/9277
Barcode:
229277.000
See related items:
Classic period Veracruz/Gulf Coast: Remojadas (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_244411
Additional Online Media:

Figure of a mother and child

Culture/People:
probably Classic period Veracruz/Gulf Coast: Remojadas (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Robert L. Huber, Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Robert L. Huber, Non-Indian  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Dr. Arthur M. Sackler, Non-Indian, 1913-1987  Search this
Object Name:
Figure of a mother and child
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint, asphaltum/bitumen
Techniques:
Modeled, painted, appliquéd
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Las Remojadas; Soledad de Doblado Municipality, Sotavento Region; Veracruz State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 300-600
Catalog Number:
23/9578
Barcode:
239578.000
See related items:
Classic period Veracruz/Gulf Coast: Remojadas (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_255175
Additional Online Media:

Figure of a priest

Culture/People:
probably Classic period Maya: Jaina style (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Robert L. Huber, Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Robert L. Huber, Non-Indian  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Sackler Fund  Search this
Object Name:
Figure of a priest
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Modeled, mold-made, appliquéd, painted
Dimensions:
7.4 x 21.8 x 9 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Isla Jaina (Jaina Island); Hecelchakán Municipality; Campeche State; Mexico
Island Name:
Isla Jaina
Island Grouping:
Gulf of Mexico coastal islands
Date created:
AD 400-800
Catalog Number:
23/8368
Barcode:
238368.000
See related items:
Classic period Maya: Jaina style (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_253650
Additional Online Media:

Human figure

Culture/People:
probably Olmec (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Fred C. Petersen (Fred Peterson), Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Fred C. Petersen (Fred Peterson), Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Human figure
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Modeled
Dimensions:
8.3 x 4.8 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Mexico
Date created:
600-100 BC
Catalog Number:
23/5495
Barcode:
235495.000
See related items:
Olmec (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_250133
Additional Online Media:

Figure of a woman weaving

Culture/People:
probably Classic period Maya: Jaina style (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Stolper Galleries (Stolper Gallery)  Search this
Exchanging Agent:
Robert L. Stolper (Robert M. Stolper), Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Figure of a woman weaving
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Modeled, appliquéd
Dimensions:
9.2 x 15.9 x 15 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Isla Jaina (Jaina Island); Hecelchakán Municipality; Campeche State; Mexico (inferred)
Island Name:
Isla Jaina
Island Grouping:
Gulf of Mexico coastal islands
Date created:
AD 400-800
Catalog Number:
23/2865
Barcode:
232865.000
See related items:
Classic period Maya: Jaina style (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_248063
Additional Online Media:

Female figure

Culture/People:
probably Quimbaya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Charles Ratton (Charles A. Ratton), Non-Indian, 1895-1986  Search this
Alfred E. Stendahl, Non-Indian, 1915-2010  Search this
Joseph Dammann (Joseph Dammen/Joseph Dammam), Non-Indian, 1921-1971  Search this
Seller:
Stendahl Galleries (Stendahl Gallery), 1911-  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Sackler Fund  Search this
Dr. Arthur M. Sackler, Non-Indian, 1913-1987  Search this
Object Name:
Female figure
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Medellín; Medellín Municipality; Antioquia Department; Colombia
Date created:
AD 500-1500
Catalog Number:
23/6499
Barcode:
236499.000
See related items:
Quimbaya (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_251876
Additional Online Media:

Female figure

Culture/People:
probably Classic period Veracruz/Gulf Coast: Remojadas (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
John G. McGhee (John Gilmer McGhee), Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
John G. McGhee (John Gilmer McGhee), Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Female figure
Media/Materials:
Pottery, asphaltum/bitumen
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, modeled, painted
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Las Remojadas; Soledad de Doblado Municipality, Sotavento Region; Veracruz State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 300-900
Catalog Number:
24/1894
Barcode:
241894.000
See related items:
Classic period Veracruz/Gulf Coast: Remojadas (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_257159
Additional Online Media:

Figure

Culture/People:
probably Classic period Maya: Jaina style (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Stolper Galleries (Stolper Gallery)  Search this
Exchanging Agent:
Robert L. Stolper (Robert M. Stolper), Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Modeled, painted, appliquéd
Dimensions:
13.4 x 10.9 x 35.9 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Isla Jaina (Jaina Island); Hecelchakán Municipality; Campeche State; Mexico
Island Name:
Isla Jaina
Island Grouping:
Gulf of Mexico coastal islands
Date created:
AD 400-800
Catalog Number:
23/2573
Barcode:
232573.000
See related items:
Classic period Maya: Jaina style (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_247476
Additional Online Media:

Figure

Culture/People:
Tunumiit (East Greenland Eskimo) [Ammassalik] (Angmagsalik Eskimo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Harvey B. Guild, Non-Indian, 1923-2007  Search this
Seller:
Harvey B. Guild, Non-Indian, 1923-2007  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Ivory, hide
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
12.7 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Tasiilaq (Ammassalik, Angmagssalik); Ammassalik Municipality (Angmagssalik, Ammassallip); Tunu (East Greenland); Greenland (Kalaallit Nunaat) (inferred)
Geographical Areas:
Eastern Arctic
Date created:
1960-1965
Catalog Number:
23/9929
Barcode:
239929.000
See related items:
Tunumiit (East Greenland Eskimo) [Ammassalik] (Angmagsalik Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_255163
Additional Online Media:

Animal figure

Culture/People:
possibly Chiriquí (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Wanda B. Scheifele (Mrs. Richard Scheifele), Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Wanda B. Scheifele (Mrs. Richard Scheifele), Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Animal figure
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Linea Vieja area; Guápiles; Pococí Cantón; Limón Province; Costa Rica
Date created:
AD 800-1500
Catalog Number:
23/4153
Barcode:
234153.000
See related items:
Chiriquí (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_248630
Additional Online Media:

Cast Of San Lorenzo Head No. 1

Donor Name:
Museo Nacional de Antropologia  Search this
Height - Object:
3 m
Depth - Object:
137 cm
Width - Object:
2.3 m
Culture:
Olmec (Ca. 500 B.C.)  Search this
Object Type:
Figure
Place:
Veracruz, Mexico, North America
Accession Date:
4 Dec 1958
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
219677
USNM Number:
A419704-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/395f9e1da-7c00-482f-9d16-bb9de28e0108
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8168564
Additional Online Media:

Figurine And Vessel Sherds

Collector:
Dr. Robert F. Heizer  Search this
Dr. Philip Drucker  Search this
Robert Squier  Search this
Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Site Name:
La Venta  Search this
Unknown:
13 cm
8 cm
1.4 cm
Culture:
Olmec  Search this
Object Type:
Figure
Place:
Tabasco, Mexico, North America
Accession Date:
1959
Collection Date:
1955
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
228466
USNM Number:
A423080-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3e42e058d-c8c2-4f83-81ce-beba1fefe3bb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8175605
Additional Online Media:

Figurine Fragments

Collector:
Dr. Matthew W. Stirling  Search this
Dr. Philip Drucker  Search this
Dr Waldo R. Wedel  Search this
Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Site Name:
La Venta  Search this
Unknown:
11.2 cm
10.1 cm
3.5 cm
Culture:
Olmec  Search this
Object Type:
Figure
Place:
Tabasco, Mexico, North America
Accession Date:
6 Nov 1953
Collection Date:
1942, 1943
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
194274
USNM Number:
A403543-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3e4faae2a-1c30-4299-93b8-969a804d8c58
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8151127

Figurine Heads

Collector:
Dr. Matthew W. Stirling  Search this
Dr. Philip Drucker  Search this
Dr Waldo R. Wedel  Search this
Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Site Name:
La Venta  Search this
Unknown:
10 cm
8 cm
4.5 cm
Culture:
Olmec  Search this
Object Type:
Figure
Place:
Tabasco, Mexico, North America
Accession Date:
6 Nov 1953
Collection Date:
1942, 1943
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
194274
USNM Number:
A403545-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3ce147fb2-e1a4-4931-b5c6-010a9b65d103
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8151129
Additional Online Media:

Figurine Heads

Collector:
Dr. Matthew W. Stirling  Search this
Dr. Philip Drucker  Search this
Dr Waldo R. Wedel  Search this
Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Site Name:
La Venta  Search this
Unknown:
6 cm
4 cm
5.5 cm
Culture:
Olmec  Search this
Object Type:
Figure
Place:
Tabasco, Mexico, North America
Accession Date:
6 Nov 1953
Collection Date:
1942, 1943
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
194274
USNM Number:
A403546-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3b191e861-cdb2-4a29-bfbd-6d16ed7a3071
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8151130
Additional Online Media:

Figurine Heads

Collector:
Dr. Matthew W. Stirling  Search this
Dr. Philip Drucker  Search this
Dr Waldo R. Wedel  Search this
Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Site Name:
La Venta  Search this
Unknown:
4.5 cm
5.5 cm
3 cm
Culture:
Olmec  Search this
Object Type:
Figure
Place:
Tabasco, Mexico, North America
Accession Date:
6 Nov 1953
Collection Date:
1942, 1943
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
194274
USNM Number:
A403547-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3465ccc20-1cc5-4482-b962-7930b6b6cd62
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8151131
Additional Online Media:

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