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Bead/beads

Culture/People:
probably Post-Classic period Maya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Possible collector:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Thomas W. F. Gann, Non-Indian, 1867-1938  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Greenstone
Techniques:
Ground, perforated, drilled
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Lamanai (Indian Church); Orange Walk District; Belize
Date created:
AD 1450-1550
Catalog Number:
9/1601
Barcode:
091601.000
See related items:
Post-Classic period Maya (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_98889
Online Media:

Maskette

Culture/People:
probably Olmec (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Expedition:
Marshall Saville Guatemala Expedition (1917-1920)  Search this
Expedition leader:
Dr. Marshall H. Saville (Marshall Howard Saville/M.H. Saville/MHS), Non-Indian, 1867-1935  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Maskette
Media/Materials:
Greenstone
Techniques:
Carved, drilled
Object Type:
Masks and Masking
Place:
Salamá; Salamá Municipality; Baja Verapaz Department, North Region; Guatemala
Date created:
900-200 BC
Catalog Number:
9/8443
Barcode:
098443.000
See related items:
Olmec (archaeological culture)
Masks and Masking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_106442
Online Media:

Chest ornament/Pectoral

Culture/People:
possibly Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Chest ornament/Pectoral
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Hammered
Dimensions:
0.5 x 16.8 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Río Lípez; Sud Lípez Province; Potosí Department; Bolivia
Date created:
AD 400-1500
Catalog Number:
15/9260
Barcode:
159260.000
See related items:
Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_170911
Online Media:

Pipe bowl

Culture/People:
Lytton Nlaka'pamux (Upper Thompson River Salish)  Search this
Collector:
James A. Teit (James Alexander Teit), Non-Indian, 1864-1922  Search this
Previous owner:
James A. Teit (James Alexander Teit), Non-Indian, 1864-1922  Search this
Seller:
James A. Teit (James Alexander Teit), Non-Indian, 1864-1922  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe bowl
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Near Lytton; Thompson River; Lytton; Thompson-Nicola Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
9/5750
Barcode:
095750.000
See related items:
Lytton Nlaka'pamux (Upper Thompson River Salish)
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_103530
Online Media:

Pipe bowl

Culture/People:
Lytton Nlaka'pamux (Upper Thompson River Salish)  Search this
Collector:
James A. Teit (James Alexander Teit), Non-Indian, 1864-1922  Search this
Previous owner:
James A. Teit (James Alexander Teit), Non-Indian, 1864-1922  Search this
Seller:
James A. Teit (James Alexander Teit), Non-Indian, 1864-1922  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe bowl
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques:
Incised, painted
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Near Lytton; Thompson River; Lytton; Thompson-Nicola Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
9/5752
Barcode:
095752.000
See related items:
Lytton Nlaka'pamux (Upper Thompson River Salish)
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_103532
Online Media:

Figure

Culture/People:
Iglulingmiut Inuit (Iglulik/Iglulirmiut Eskimo)  Search this
Collector:
Christian Leden, Non-Indian, 1882-1957  Search this
Previous owner:
Christian Leden, Non-Indian, 1882-1957  Search this
Seller:
Christian Leden, Non-Indian, 1882-1957  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
East coast of Melville Peninsula from Lyon Inlet to Fury and Hecla Strait; Melville Peninsula; Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin), Kivalliq Region (Keewatin); Nunavut; Canada
Catalog Number:
6/8327
Barcode:
068327.000
See related items:
Iglulingmiut Inuit (Iglulik/Iglulirmiut Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_73819
Online Media:

Spangle/Clothing decoration representing a bone

Culture/People:
possibly Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Spangle/Clothing decoration representing a bone
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Hammered, repoussé
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Río Lípez; Sud Lípez Province; Potosí Department; Bolivia
Date created:
AD 400-1400
Catalog Number:
15/9277
Barcode:
159277.000
See related items:
Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_170439
Online Media:

Spangle/Clothing decoration representing a human

Culture/People:
possibly Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Spangle/Clothing decoration representing a human
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Hammered, repoussé
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Río Lípez; Sud Lípez Province; Potosí Department; Bolivia
Date created:
AD 400-1500
Catalog Number:
15/8267
Barcode:
158267.000
See related items:
Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_169689
Online Media:

Spangle/Clothing decoration representing a bone

Culture/People:
possibly Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Spangle/Clothing decoration representing a bone
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Hammered, repoussé
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Río Lípez; Sud Lípez Province; Potosí Department; Bolivia
Date created:
AD 400-1500
Catalog Number:
15/8272
Barcode:
158272.000
See related items:
Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_169694
Online Media:

Chest ornament/Pectoral

Culture/People:
possibly Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Chest ornament/Pectoral
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Hammered, repoussé
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Río Lípez; Sud Lípez Province; Potosí Department; Bolivia
Date created:
AD 400-1500
Catalog Number:
15/8261
Barcode:
158261.000
See related items:
Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_169683
Online Media:

Pipe bowl

Culture/People:
Lytton Nlaka'pamux (Upper Thompson River Salish)  Search this
Collector:
James A. Teit (James Alexander Teit), Non-Indian, 1864-1922  Search this
Previous owner:
James A. Teit (James Alexander Teit), Non-Indian, 1864-1922  Search this
Seller:
James A. Teit (James Alexander Teit), Non-Indian, 1864-1922  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe bowl
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques:
Inlaid
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Near Lytton; Thompson River; Lytton; Thompson-Nicola Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
9/5749
Barcode:
095749.000
See related items:
Lytton Nlaka'pamux (Upper Thompson River Salish)
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_103529
Online Media:

Spangle/Clothing decoration representing a bone

Culture/People:
possibly Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Spangle/Clothing decoration representing a bone
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Hammered, repoussé
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Río Lípez; Sud Lípez Province; Potosí Department; Bolivia
Date created:
AD 400-1400
Catalog Number:
15/9274
Barcode:
159274.000
See related items:
Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_170436
Online Media:

Figure

Culture/People:
Netsilingmiut Inuit (Netsilik Eskimo) [Aivilingmiut/Aivilirmiut/Aivilik]  Search this
Collector:
Christian Leden, Non-Indian, 1882-1957  Search this
Previous owner:
Christian Leden, Non-Indian, 1882-1957  Search this
Seller:
Christian Leden, Non-Indian, 1882-1957  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Chesterfield Inlet to Repulse Bay; Northwest coast of Hudson Bay; Kivalliq Region (Keewatin); Nunavut; Canada
Catalog Number:
6/7308
Barcode:
067308.000
See related items:
Netsilingmiut Inuit (Netsilik Eskimo) [Aivilingmiut/Aivilirmiut/Aivilik]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_72327
Online Media:

Spangle/Clothing decoration representing a human

Culture/People:
possibly Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Spangle/Clothing decoration representing a human
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Hammered, repoussé
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Río Lípez; Sud Lípez Province; Potosí Department; Bolivia
Date created:
AD 400-1500
Catalog Number:
15/8265
Barcode:
158265.000
See related items:
Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_169687
Online Media:

Spangle/Clothing decoration with human design

Culture/People:
possibly Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Spangle/Clothing decoration with human design
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Hammered, repoussé
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Río Lípez; Sud Lípez Province; Potosí Department; Bolivia
Date created:
AD 400-1400
Catalog Number:
15/9282
Barcode:
159282.000
See related items:
Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_170444
Online Media:

Spangle/Clothing decoration

Culture/People:
possibly Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Spangle/Clothing decoration
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Hammered, repoussé
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Río Lípez; Sud Lípez Province; Potosí Department; Bolivia
Date created:
AD 400-1400
Catalog Number:
15/8270
Barcode:
158270.000
See related items:
Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_169692
Online Media:

Spangle/Clothing decoration representing a bone

Culture/People:
possibly Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Spangle/Clothing decoration representing a bone
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Hammered, repoussé
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Río Lípez; Sud Lípez Province; Potosí Department; Bolivia
Date created:
AD 400-1400
Catalog Number:
15/9275
Barcode:
159275.000
See related items:
Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_170437
Online Media:

Spangle/Clothing decoration representing a bone

Culture/People:
possibly Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Spangle/Clothing decoration representing a bone
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Hammered, repoussé
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Río Lípez; Sud Lípez Province; Potosí Department; Bolivia
Date created:
AD 400-1400
Catalog Number:
15/9278
Barcode:
159278.000
See related items:
Tiwanaku (Tiahuanaco) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_170440
Online Media:

Lamp

Culture/People:
Caribou Inuit (Caribou Eskimo) [Karnermiut/Qaermiut]  Search this
Collector:
Christian Leden, Non-Indian, 1882-1957  Search this
Previous owner:
Christian Leden, Non-Indian, 1882-1957  Search this
Seller:
Christian Leden, Non-Indian, 1882-1957  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Lamp
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques:
Aboriginally repaired
Object Type:
Furnishings (Home)
Place:
Chesterfield Inlet (Igluigaarjuk); Kivalliq Region (Keewatin); Nunavut; Canada
Catalog Number:
6/4817
Barcode:
064817.000
See related items:
Caribou Inuit (Caribou Eskimo) [Karnermiut/Qaermiut]
Furnishings (Home)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_69941
Online Media:

Fish hook part/fragment

Culture/People:
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo)  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Harley Stamp (John Harley Stamp), Non-Indian, 1874-1931  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Harley Stamp (John Harley Stamp), Non-Indian, 1874-1931  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Harley Stamp (John Harley Stamp), Non-Indian, 1874-1931  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Fish hook part/fragment
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques:
Incised, perforated
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Wainwright; Arctic Slope Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
7/7220
Barcode:
077220.000
See related items:
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_83009
Online Media:

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