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Carving Carved Dancing Figure (Oolalla, Ulala)

Collector:
James G. Swan  Search this
Donor Name:
James G. Swan  Search this
Culture:
Haida  Search this
Object Type:
Figure
Place:
Laskeek (Tanu), Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii) / Louise Island, British Columbia, Canada, North America
Accession Date:
21 Dec 1883
Collection Date:
1883
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
013804
USNM Number:
E89039-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/37204df6c-7357-4ae8-a783-b7e316ee4ac6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8485351
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Human figure

Culture/People:
probably Nazca (Nasca) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Possible seller:
José A. Gayoso (José Galloso), Non-Indian, 1898-1970  Search this
Object Name:
Human figure
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Hammered, repoussé
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Nasca (Nazca) region; Peru
Date created:
AD 200-800
Catalog Number:
16/9840
Barcode:
169840.000
See related items:
Nazca (Nasca) (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_181864
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Figure of a man

Culture/People:
possibly Nazca (Nasca) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Possible seller:
José A. Gayoso (José Galloso), Non-Indian, 1898-1970  Search this
Object Name:
Figure of a man
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Hammered, repoussé
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Nasca (Nazca) region; Peru
Date created:
AD 200-600
Catalog Number:
16/9842
Barcode:
169842.000
See related items:
Nazca (Nasca) (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_181866
Online Media:

Figure

Culture/People:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)  Search this
Previous owner:
Byron Harvey, III (Byron Schemerhorn Harvey III), Non-Indian, 1932-2005  Search this
Seller:
Byron Harvey, III (Byron Schemerhorn Harvey III), Non-Indian, 1932-2005  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Horsehair
Techniques:
Wrapped
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Arizona; USA
Catalog Number:
23/6862
Barcode:
236862.000
See related items:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_252344
Online Media:

Human figure

Culture/People:
probably Nazca (Nasca) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Possible seller:
José A. Gayoso (José Galloso), Non-Indian, 1898-1970  Search this
Object Name:
Human figure
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Hammered, repoussé
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Nasca (Nazca) region; Peru
Date created:
AD 200-800
Catalog Number:
16/9841
Barcode:
169841.000
See related items:
Nazca (Nasca) (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_181865
Online Media:

Human figure

Culture/People:
possibly Nazca (Nasca) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Possible seller:
José A. Gayoso (José Galloso), Non-Indian, 1898-1970  Search this
Object Name:
Human figure
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Hammered, repoussé
Dimensions:
3 x 1 x 0.5 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Nasca (Nazca) region; Peru
Date created:
AD 200-600
Catalog Number:
16/9843
Barcode:
169843.000
See related items:
Nazca (Nasca) (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_181867
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Human figure

Culture/People:
probably Muisca/Chibcha (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Human figure
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Cundinamarca Department; Colombia (inferred)
Date created:
AD 800-1600
Catalog Number:
3/4848
Barcode:
034848.000
See related items:
Muisca/Chibcha (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_36910
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Snake figure

Culture/People:
Lemhi Shoshone [Fort Hall]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Clyde M. Hall, Lemhi Shoshone [Fort Hall]/Métis  Search this
Donor:
R. E. Mansfield (Richard E. Mansfield), Non-Indian, 1937-2007  Search this
Previous owner:
R. E. Mansfield (Richard E. Mansfield), Non-Indian, 1937-2007  Search this
Object Name:
Snake figure
Media/Materials:
Wood, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Carved, gourd stitch/brick stitch/netted beadwork
Dimensions:
64 x 2.5 x 11.5 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Fort Hall; Fort Hall Reservation; Bannock County; Idaho; USA
Date created:
2005
Catalog Number:
26/5726
Barcode:
265726.000
See related items:
Lemhi Shoshone [Fort Hall]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_281953
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Llama

Culture/People:
Spokan  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Dolores Castillo (Dolores Castillo Zakin), Spokan, b. 1945  Search this
IACB source:
Center for Arts of Indian America  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Title:
Llama
Object Name:
Figure of a llama carrying a pack
Media/Materials:
Stoneware, glaze
Techniques:
Modeled, glazed
Dimensions:
15.5 x 19.6 x 17.6 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Spokane; Spokane County; Washington; USA
Date created:
1968
Catalog Number:
25/9255
Barcode:
259255.000
See related items:
Spokan
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_275244
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Owl figure

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Tony Sandoval, Diné (Navajo)  Search this
IACB source:
Center for Arts of Indian America  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Owl figure
Media/Materials:
Metal
Techniques:
Cut, welded
Dimensions:
11.7 x 16.8 x 14.9 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Arizona or New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1967-1968
Catalog Number:
25/8769
Barcode:
258769.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274717
Online Media:

Figure

Culture/People:
Hopi-Tewa  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Fletcher Healing, Hopi-Tewa, 1907-2005  Search this
Previous owner:
Michael Epstein, Non-Indian  Search this
Rhoda Epstein, Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Michael Epstein, Non-Indian  Search this
Rhoda Epstein, Non-Indian  Search this
Previous seller:
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Wood, paint, wool yarn, cornhusk
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Dimensions:
19.5 x 20 x 35 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Arizona; USA
Date created:
1989-1990
Catalog Number:
26/1531
Barcode:
261531.000
See related items:
Hopi-Tewa
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277629
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Crane figure

Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Artist/Maker:
William H. Crowe, Sr., Eastern Band of Cherokee, 1921-1988  Search this
IACB source:
William H. Crowe, Sr., Eastern Band of Cherokee, 1921-1988  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Crane figure
Media/Materials:
Chestnut wood
Techniques:
Carved, polished
Dimensions:
48 x 9.5 x 30.7 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Washington, DC; District of Columbia; USA
Date created:
October 1967
Catalog Number:
25/9825
Barcode:
259825.000
See related items:
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_275914
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Oscar

Culture/People:
K'apovi (Santa Clara Pueblo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Jody Naranjo (Jody Naranjo-Smith), K'apovi (Santa Clara Pueblo), b. 1969  Search this
Seller:
Blue Rain Gallery  Search this
Title:
Oscar
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Bronze
Techniques:
Cast, patinated
Dimensions:
160 x 49 x 60.5 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Santa Clara Pueblo, Santa Clara Reservation; Rio Arriba County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
2014
Catalog Number:
26/9354
Barcode:
269354.000
See related items:
K'apovi (Santa Clara Pueblo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_410491

Figure

Culture/People:
Inuit [Cape Dorset]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Osuitok Ipellie (Osuitok Ipeelee), Inuit [Cape Dorset], 1923-2005  Search this
Donor:
Caroline Morris (Caroline Hahn), Non-Indian  Search this
Previous owner:
Caroline Morris (Caroline Hahn), Non-Indian  Search this
Previous seller:
Franz Bader Gallery  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Marble
Techniques:
Carved, polished
Dimensions:
48.0 x 7.4 x 32.5 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Cape Dorset (Kingait, Kinngait, Kingnait); Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin); Nunavut; Canada
Archipelago:
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Island Name:
Dorset Island
Island Grouping:
Baffin Island Group
Date created:
circa 1977
Catalog Number:
26/7251
Barcode:
267251.000
See related items:
Inuit [Cape Dorset]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_394548
Online Media:

Chaco Parrot

Culture/People:
K'apovi (Santa Clara Pueblo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Autumn Borts-Medlock (Autumn Borts), K'apovi (Santa Clara Pueblo), b. 1967  Search this
Seller:
Sorrel Sky Gallery  Search this
Title:
Chaco Parrot
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Bronze
Techniques:
Cast, patinated
Dimensions:
30 x 24 x 29 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Rio Arriba County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
2014
Catalog Number:
26/9343
Barcode:
269343.000
See related items:
K'apovi (Santa Clara Pueblo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_410480
Online Media:

Figure of Ehecatl, the wind god

Culture/People:
probably Tepaneca (Tepanec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Seller:
Henry Hurlburt Rice (H. H. Rice), Non-Indian, 1880-1968  Search this
Previous owner:
Henry Hurlburt Rice (H. H. Rice), Non-Indian, 1880-1968  Search this
Seller agent:
Robert Hinsdale Rice (Robert H. Rice), Non-Indian, 1879-1952  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Figure of Ehecatl, the wind god
Media/Materials:
Basalt
Techniques:
Pecked, ground
Dimensions:
14 x 17 x 25 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Near Azcapotzalco; Azcapotzalco; San Miguel; Federal District; Mexico
Geographical Areas:
Valley of Mexico
Date created:
AD 1325-1521
Catalog Number:
9/2874
Barcode:
092874.000
See related items:
Tepaneca (Tepanec) (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
On View:
National Museum of the American Indian, New York, NY
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_100086
Online Media:

Cholula-style male figure with attributes of Xipe Tótec (god of spring and agriculture), Tezcatlipoca (god of night and war), and Quetzalcóatl (the wind god)

Culture/People:
probably Mexica (Aztec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Stolper Galleries (Stolper Gallery)  Search this
Seller:
Stolper Galleries (Stolper Gallery)  Search this
Seller agent:
Robert L. Stolper (Robert M. Stolper), Non-Indian  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Sackler Fund  Search this
Dr. Arthur M. Sackler, Non-Indian, 1913-1987  Search this
Object Name:
Cholula-style male figure with attributes of Xipe Tótec (god of spring and agriculture), Tezcatlipoca (god of night and war), and Quetzalcóatl (the wind god)
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Modeled, painted
Dimensions:
16.7 x 13.7 x 29.9 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Cave; Xalapa; Puebla; Puebla Municipality; Puebla State; Mexico (inferred)
Date created:
AD 1350-1521
Catalog Number:
23/6187
Barcode:
236187.000
See related items:
Mexica (Aztec) (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_251542
Online Media:

Figure of a seated noble or priest holding rattles

Culture/People:
probably Classic period Veracruz/Gulf Coast: Remojadas (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
David Bramhall (David Howell Bramhall), Non-Indian, 1939-2012  Search this
Seller:
David Bramhall (David Howell Bramhall), Non-Indian, 1939-2012  Search this
Object Name:
Figure of a seated noble or priest holding rattles
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Modeled, appliquéd, painted
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Joachín (Huachin, Juachina); Tierra Blanca Municipality, Papaloapan Region; Veracruz State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 400-600
Catalog Number:
24/3599
Barcode:
243599.000
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_259325
Online Media:

Figure

Culture/People:
Ngäbe (Guaymi)  Search this
Collector:
Neville A. Harte, Non-Indian, 1907-1997  Search this
Eva M. Harte (Eva Melcolichif/Mrs. Neville A. Harte), Non-Indian, 1915-2002  Search this
Seller:
Neville A. Harte, Non-Indian, 1907-1997  Search this
Eva M. Harte (Eva Melcolichif/Mrs. Neville A. Harte), Non-Indian, 1915-2002  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Sackler Fund  Search this
Dr. Arthur M. Sackler, Non-Indian, 1913-1987  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Penonomé; Penonomé District; Coclé Province; Panama
Catalog Number:
24/720
Barcode:
240720.000
See related items:
Ngäbe (Guaymi)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_256340

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
Dr. Arthur M. Sackler, Non-Indian, 1913-1987  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
Online Media:

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