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Bridge-handled vessel in the form of a jaguar

Culture/People:
probably Tairona (archaeological culture) (attributed)  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
Donor:
Elma Olin, Non-Indian, 1876-1960  Search this
Previous owner:
Ernest A. Olin (Ernest Amasa Olin), Non-Indian, 1865-1941  Search this
Possible collector:
Ernest A. Olin (Ernest Amasa Olin), Non-Indian, 1865-1941  Search this
Object Name:
Bridge-handled vessel in the form of a jaguar
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, modeled, burnished, incised
Dimensions:
30 x 22.5 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Fundación; Fundación Municipality; Magdalena Department; Colombia
Date created:
AD 1200-1600
Catalog Number:
22/7106
Barcode:
227106.000
See related items:
Tairona (archaeological culture)
Containers and Vessels
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c12d6120-5411-41bf-9499-372e11aa99d5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_242130
Online Media:

Throwing stick/Atlatl hook

Culture/People:
probably Tairona (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Borys Malkin (Boris Malkin), Non-Indian, 1917-2009  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Borys Malkin (Boris Malkin), Non-Indian, 1917-2009  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Donald C. Webster (Donald Colin Webster/Ben Webster), Non-Indian, 1930-1997  Search this
Object Name:
Throwing stick/Atlatl hook
Media/Materials:
Carnelian
Techniques:
Carved, drilled
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Tairona area; Santa Marta Municipality; Magdalena Department; Colombia
Date created:
AD 1200-1800
Catalog Number:
24/6558
Barcode:
246558.000
See related items:
Tairona (archaeological culture)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws67137f882-d193-433d-91ed-9a9126e7dbf0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_262267
Online Media:

Nose ornament/Nose ring

Culture/People:
probably Tairona (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Nose ornament/Nose ring
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Western Colombia; Colombia
Date created:
AD 800-1600
Catalog Number:
16/3453
Barcode:
163453.000
See related items:
Tairona (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws60d6322fe-341c-42c7-94bc-e85a85997d4c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175192
Online Media:

Jar in human form

Culture/People:
probably Tairona (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Borys Malkin (Boris Malkin), Non-Indian, 1917-2009  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Borys Malkin (Boris Malkin), Non-Indian, 1917-2009  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Donald C. Webster (Donald Colin Webster/Ben Webster), Non-Indian, 1930-1997  Search this
Object Name:
Jar in human form
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, modeled, incised
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Tairona area; Santa Marta Municipality; Magdalena Department; Colombia
Date created:
AD 1000-1600
Catalog Number:
24/6759
Barcode:
246759.000
See related items:
Tairona (archaeological culture)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6cb1fd4cb-fe4c-4788-9c10-024c8bfb75fe
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_262468
Online Media:

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
probably Tairona (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Santa Marta; Santa Marta Municipality; Magdalena Department; Colombia
Date created:
AD 1200-1800
Catalog Number:
16/3616
Barcode:
163616.000
See related items:
Tairona (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws639e52492-b939-4315-b9ef-189036d24b36
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175497
Online Media:

Bead/beads in the form of mountain lions

Culture/People:
probably Tairona (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads in the form of mountain lions
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Santa Marta; Santa Marta Municipality; Magdalena Department; Colombia
Date created:
AD 1200-1800
Catalog Number:
16/3614
Barcode:
163614.000
See related items:
Tairona (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6094229fb-c286-4082-9da8-0c8d5db72367
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175495
Online Media:

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
probably Tairona (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Santa Marta; Santa Marta Municipality; Magdalena Department; Colombia
Date created:
AD 1200-1800
Catalog Number:
16/3617
Barcode:
163617.000
See related items:
Tairona (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a5edf527-a560-4273-8d1b-9c24bd26075e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175498
Online Media:

Bead/beads in the form of mountain lions

Culture/People:
probably Tairona (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads in the form of mountain lions
Media/Materials:
Carnelian
Techniques:
Carved, drilled
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Santa Marta; Santa Marta Municipality; Magdalena Department; Colombia
Date created:
AD 1200-1800
Catalog Number:
16/3611
Barcode:
163611.000
See related items:
Tairona (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6d3f017bd-c3a3-4113-b637-d5907a595fa1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175492
Online Media:

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
probably Tairona (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (The University Museum)  Search this
Museum of the American Indian - Heye Foundation (MAI-HF), 1916-1989  Search this
Expedition leader:
Gregory Mason, Non-Indian, 1889-1968  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Quartz crystal
Techniques:
Ground, drilled
Dimensions:
8 x 2.5 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Indian Cemetery; Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino; Santa Marta Municipality; Magdalena Department; Colombia
Date created:
AD 1000-1500
Catalog Number:
18/1668
Barcode:
181668.000
See related items:
Tairona (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63c7174c5-0ccb-42d6-9498-45d0a764030d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_193932
Online Media:

Pendant in the form of a puma

Culture/People:
probably Tairona (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Seller:
Earl Kessler, Non-Indian  Search this
Previous owner:
Earl Kessler, Non-Indian  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Dick Cavett (Richard Alva Cavett), Non-Indian, b. 1936  Search this
Object Name:
Pendant in the form of a puma
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Santa Marta; Santa Marta Municipality; Magdalena Department; Colombia
Date created:
AD 500-1600
Catalog Number:
24/7421
Barcode:
247421.000
See related items:
Tairona (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws60e4209b6-5b28-497b-a8ab-5375f2c14f0c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_263141
Online Media:

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
probably Tairona (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Borys Malkin (Boris Malkin), Non-Indian, 1917-2009  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Borys Malkin (Boris Malkin), Non-Indian, 1917-2009  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Donald C. Webster (Donald Colin Webster/Ben Webster), Non-Indian, 1930-1997  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Carved, drilled
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Tairona area; Santa Marta Municipality; Magdalena Department; Colombia
Date created:
AD 1200-1800
Catalog Number:
24/6819
Barcode:
246819.000
See related items:
Tairona (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68feb45ba-5f71-4d51-afec-a9e4bfd9dfe6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_262528
Online Media:

Earrings

Culture/People:
probably Tairona (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Earrings
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast, soldered
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Western Colombia; Colombia
Date created:
AD 800-1600
Catalog Number:
16/3452
Barcode:
163452.000
See related items:
Tairona (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63f30d89c-bcdc-4140-b093-8be68a83866c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175190
Online Media:

Bridge-handled vessel

Culture/People:
probably Tairona (archaeological culture) (attributed)  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
Donor:
Elma Olin, Non-Indian, 1876-1960  Search this
Previous owner:
Ernest A. Olin (Ernest Amasa Olin), Non-Indian, 1865-1941  Search this
Possible collector:
Ernest A. Olin (Ernest Amasa Olin), Non-Indian, 1865-1941  Search this
Object Name:
Bridge-handled vessel
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, modeled, burnished
Dimensions:
12.0 x 28.0 x 22.0 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Magdalena Department; Colombia
Date created:
AD 800-1300
Catalog Number:
22/7107
Barcode:
227107.000
See related items:
Tairona (archaeological culture)
Containers and Vessels
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Andes
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws61fa82be8-76f1-411b-8e8f-71b9a453f38e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_242131
Online Media:

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
probably Tairona (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Santa Marta; Santa Marta Municipality; Magdalena Department; Colombia
Date created:
AD 1200-1800
Catalog Number:
16/3615
Barcode:
163615.000
See related items:
Tairona (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64537c2c5-0bcc-4b27-8b22-c85eaacef1e9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175496
Online Media:

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
probably Tairona (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (The University Museum)  Search this
Museum of the American Indian - Heye Foundation (MAI-HF), 1916-1989  Search this
Expedition leader:
Gregory Mason, Non-Indian, 1889-1968  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Ground, drilled
Dimensions:
9 x 2 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Indian Cemetery; Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino; Santa Marta Municipality; Magdalena Department; Colombia
Date created:
AD 1000-1500
Catalog Number:
18/1690
Barcode:
181690.000
See related items:
Tairona (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f97f0e33-d18e-4b85-a6e7-bc6ed41648fc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_194358
Online Media:

Jar in human form

Culture/People:
probably Tairona (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Borys Malkin (Boris Malkin), Non-Indian, 1917-2009  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Borys Malkin (Boris Malkin), Non-Indian, 1917-2009  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Donald C. Webster (Donald Colin Webster/Ben Webster), Non-Indian, 1930-1997  Search this
Object Name:
Jar in human form
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, modeled, punctate, killed
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Tairona area; Santa Marta Municipality; Magdalena Department; Colombia
Date created:
AD 500-1600
Catalog Number:
24/6756
Barcode:
246756.000
See related items:
Tairona (archaeological culture)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws643ab5b6b-8619-4b87-81ab-c98b1768c006
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_262465
Online Media:

Nose ornament/Nose ring

Culture/People:
probably Tairona (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Seller:
Earl Kessler, Non-Indian  Search this
Previous owner:
Earl Kessler, Non-Indian  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Dick Cavett (Richard Alva Cavett), Non-Indian, b. 1936  Search this
Object Name:
Nose ornament/Nose ring
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Santa Marta; Santa Marta Municipality; Magdalena Department; Colombia
Date created:
AD 500-1600
Catalog Number:
24/7422
Barcode:
247422.000
See related items:
Tairona (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6cf1c18e0-1f50-47d5-a236-628dc40b376f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_263142
Online Media:

Pendant

Culture/People:
probably Tairona (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Possible collector:
Russell Hastings Millward (Russell H. Millward), Non-Indian, 1877-1958  Search this
Previous owner:
Russell Hastings Millward (Russell H. Millward), Non-Indian, 1877-1958  Search this
Seller:
Russell Hastings Millward (Russell H. Millward), Non-Indian, 1877-1958  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Pendant
Media/Materials:
Carnelian
Techniques:
Ground, drilled, polished
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Santa Marta; Santa Marta Municipality; Magdalena Department; Colombia
Date created:
AD 1200-1800
Catalog Number:
7/7669
Barcode:
077669.000
See related items:
Tairona (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6ef70fe22-0a74-49d4-b7cd-705e22b0e43f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_83746
Online Media:

Nose ornament/Nose ring

Culture/People:
probably Tairona (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Auction venue:
Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc. (Sotheby Parke Bernet/Parke-Bernet Auction House)  Search this
Object Name:
Nose ornament/Nose ring
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Colombia
Date created:
AD 1200-1800
Catalog Number:
24/2417
Barcode:
242417.000
See related items:
Tairona (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6bbe400d2-c32b-4216-b322-2b98a3e2424c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_258138
Online Media:

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
probably Tairona (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Santa Marta; Santa Marta Municipality; Magdalena Department; Colombia
Date created:
AD 1200-1800
Catalog Number:
7035
Barcode:
007035.000
See related items:
Tairona (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws66bfe1edc-b3e9-40ef-8ba1-f7bd7d573190
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_7558
Online Media:

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