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Pipe bowl

Culture/People:
probably Northeast (archaeological) (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
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe bowl
Media/Materials:
Slate
Techniques:
Ground, drilled
Dimensions:
5.5 x 2.5 x 3.9 cm
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Ontario; Canada (inferred)
Date created:
probably 1580–1700
Catalog Number:
5/3110
Barcode:
053110.000
See related items:
Northeast (archaeological)
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e3ceab4a-4ba7-4dcf-a1d7-11ce7a81b867
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_56639
Online Media:

Codex Tetlapalco/Codex Saville

Culture/People:
probably Aztec (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
MAI agent:
Dr. Marshall H. Saville (Marshall Howard Saville/M.H. Saville/MHS), Non-Indian, 1867-1935  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Title:
Codex Tetlapalco/Codex Saville
Object Name:
Tribute record
Media/Materials:
Amate (Fig tree) paper
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
146.2 x 14.0 x .3 cm
Object Type:
Indigenous Knowledge and Records
Place:
Texcoco; Texcoco Municipality, Texcoco Region; México State; Mexico (inferred)
Geographical Areas:
Valley of Mexico
Date created:
AD 1450-1557
Catalog Number:
13/6913
Barcode:
136913.000
See related items:
Aztec (archaeological culture)
Indigenous Knowledge and Records
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws61a7d10de-fbe7-48e0-921f-2099f75b11ee
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_147424

Bowl used to hold hearts of sacrificial victims

Culture/People:
probably Aztec (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  Search this
Seller:
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Bowl used to hold hearts of sacrificial victims
Media/Materials:
Greenstone
Techniques:
Carved, polished, incised
Dimensions:
13.3 x 6 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Native Term:
cuauhxicalli
Place:
Valley of Mexico; Mexico
Geographical Areas:
Valley of Mexico
Date created:
AD 1325–1521 (Post Classic period)
Catalog Number:
16/3405
Barcode:
163405.000
See related items:
Aztec (archaeological culture)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Mesoamerica & Circum Caribbean
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64c91ec88-7b85-4996-99bc-fc5d4b478636
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175142
Online Media:

Cholula-style cylindrical cup

Culture/People:
probably Aztec (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Alfredo Chavero, Non-Indian, 1841-1906  Search this
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  Search this
Seller:
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Cholula-style cylindrical cup
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, modeled, painted
Dimensions:
20.8 x 10.2 cm
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Cholula; San Andrés Cholula Municipality; Puebla State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 1300-1521
Catalog Number:
16/3393
Barcode:
163393.000
See related items:
Aztec (archaeological culture)
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6549c5022-1607-4340-b491-74199727b550
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175130
Online Media:

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
possibly Central Mexico/Valley of Mexico (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Possible owner:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Jadeite
Techniques:
Carved, drilled, polished
Dimensions:
5 x 1 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Valley of Mexico; Mexico
Geographical Areas:
Valley of Mexico
Date created:
AD 100–1521 (Early to Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
10/6915
Barcode:
106915.000
See related items:
Central Mexico/Valley of Mexico (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Mesoamerica & Circum Caribbean
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e88e8b0e-d890-457e-af2b-553bb8391170
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_114249
Online Media:

Cholula-style cylindrical cup

Culture/People:
probably Aztec (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Alfredo Chavero, Non-Indian, 1841-1906  Search this
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  Search this
Seller:
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Cholula-style cylindrical cup
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, modeled, painted
Dimensions:
10.2 x 20.3 cm
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Cholula; San Andrés Cholula Municipality; Puebla State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 1300-1521
Catalog Number:
16/3395
Barcode:
163395.000
See related items:
Aztec (archaeological culture)
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws638143ad1-8a26-4b6c-a2df-05cf213eeffd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175132
Online Media:

Chinampanec-style statue of Xipe Totec (god of spring and agriculture), with glyph representing the date 1 Acatl (A.D. 1507)

Culture/People:
probably Aztec (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Seller agent:
Andre Portier, Non-Indian, 1886-1963  Search this
Fernand Lair-Dubreuil, Non-Indian, 1867-1931  Search this
Auction venue:
Hotel Drouot  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Chinampanec-style statue of Xipe Totec (god of spring and agriculture), with glyph representing the date 1 Acatl (A.D. 1507)
Media/Materials:
Basalt, paint
Techniques:
Pecked, ground, painted
Dimensions:
77.5 x 31 x 24 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Between Tlalpan and Xochimilco; Tepepan; Federal District; Mexico
Geographical Areas:
Valley of Mexico
Date created:
AD 1507 (Post Classic period)
Catalog Number:
16/3621
Barcode:
163621.000
See related items:
Aztec (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Mesoamerica & Circum Caribbean
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws682fd127a-5c9b-4fd1-8bd5-f978c441b91e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175503
Online Media:

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
possibly Central Mexico/Valley of Mexico (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Jadeite
Techniques:
Ground, polished, drilled
Dimensions:
3 x 3 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Native Term:
chalchihuitl
Place:
Valley of Mexico; Mexico
Geographical Areas:
Valley of Mexico
Date created:
2000 BC–AD 1521 (Formative to Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
12/3471
Barcode:
123471.000
See related items:
Central Mexico/Valley of Mexico (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6ed163844-7a9e-4401-9f95-bb672b0bf5cd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_132830
Online Media:

Mirror

Culture/People:
probably Aztec (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  Search this
Seller:
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Mirror
Media/Materials:
Obsidian
Techniques:
Ground, polished, drilled
Dimensions:
22.9 x 1.6 cm
Object Type:
Personal items
Native Term:
tézcatl
Place:
Tenochtitlan; Federal District; Mexico (inferred)
Geographical Areas:
Valley of Mexico
Date created:
AD 1150–1521 (Late Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
16/3380
Barcode:
163380.000
See related items:
Aztec (archaeological culture)
Personal items
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Mesoamerica & Circum Caribbean
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e0584dc8-a3f8-4488-8f13-e567761d0da0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175117
Online Media:

Carving with human figure

Culture/People:
probably Aztec (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Seller agent:
Andre Portier, Non-Indian, 1886-1963  Search this
Fernand Lair-Dubreuil, Non-Indian, 1867-1931  Search this
Auction venue:
Hotel Drouot  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Carving with human figure
Media/Materials:
Jadeite
Techniques:
Carved, polished
Dimensions:
9.5 x 28.6 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Valley of Mexico; Mexico
Geographical Areas:
Valley of Mexico
Date created:
AD 1150–1521 (Late Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
16/3467
Barcode:
163467.000
See related items:
Aztec (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c553bc32-8852-4c0a-a448-36021cf2aed9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175333
Online Media:

Human figure

Culture/People:
possibly Northern Mesoamerica (archaeological) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  Search this
Seller:
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Human figure
Media/Materials:
Jadeite
Techniques:
Carved, polished
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Valley of Mexico; Mexico
Geographical Areas:
Valley of Mexico
Date created:
250 BC–AD 650 (Late Formative to Early Classic periods)
Catalog Number:
16/3409
Barcode:
163409.000
See related items:
Northern Mesoamerica (archaeological)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f874672b-f0fc-4179-a152-f8be168c1e87
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175146
Online Media:

Bead in the form of a human head

Culture/People:
possibly Central Mexico/Valley of Mexico (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Bead in the form of a human head
Media/Materials:
Jade
Techniques:
Carved, drilled, polished
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Valley of Mexico; Mexico
Geographical Areas:
Valley of Mexico
Date created:
AD 100–1521 (Early to Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
12/3463
Barcode:
123463.000
See related items:
Central Mexico/Valley of Mexico (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws624e10aa3-51c6-41b6-b788-f0a63551bb34
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_132822
Online Media:

Cholula-style cylindrical cup

Culture/People:
probably Aztec (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Alfredo Chavero, Non-Indian, 1841-1906  Search this
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  Search this
Seller:
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Cholula-style cylindrical cup
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, modeled, painted
Dimensions:
25.5 x 14 cm
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Cholula; San Andrés Cholula Municipality; Puebla State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 1350-1550
Catalog Number:
16/3394
Barcode:
163394.000
See related items:
Aztec (archaeological culture)
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws607467c2d-54f3-46aa-b3b8-cf14e33a44cc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175131
Online Media:

Ceremonial drinking cup

Culture/People:
Colonial Inka (Inca)  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Ceremonial drinking cup
Media/Materials:
Wood, paint, tree pitch/gum
Techniques:
Carved, painted, aboriginally repaired
Dimensions:
23 x 57 cm
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Near Cusco (Cuzco); Cusco (Cuzco); Cusco (Cuzco) Province; Cusco (Cuzco) Region; Peru
Date created:
AD 1550-1800
Catalog Number:
16/6132
Barcode:
166132.000
See related items:
Colonial Inka (Inca)
Food/Beverage Serving
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Andes
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6093bc71d-c1cd-4afd-8797-74ff54d53576
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_178049

Ornament

Culture/People:
probably Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  Search this
Seller:
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Ornament
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 1200–1521 (Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
16/3416
Barcode:
163416.000
See related items:
Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6d9a18eda-2098-4bed-99bf-b3f0d1fae2ed
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175153
Online Media:

Pendant

Culture/People:
possibly Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  Search this
Seller:
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  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:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 1200–1521 (Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
16/3414
Barcode:
163414.000
See related items:
Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6028da850-7acd-4be9-95c4-f04722237515
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175151
Online Media:

Labret/Lip plug representing a bird

Culture/People:
probably Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Seller agent:
Andre Portier, Non-Indian, 1886-1963  Search this
Fernand Lair-Dubreuil, Non-Indian, 1867-1931  Search this
Auction venue:
Hotel Drouot  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Labret/Lip plug representing a bird
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 1200–1521 (Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
16/3446
Barcode:
163446.000
See related items:
Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65294053a-5af0-44d7-90dd-2f15ac9ebfdc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175183
Online Media:

Pendant in the form of a snake head

Culture/People:
probably Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  Search this
Seller:
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  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 in the form of a snake head
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 1200–1521 (Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
16/3413
Barcode:
163413.000
See related items:
Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6d1be207f-17ce-4f46-ab6f-f1fee82dd27a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175150
Online Media:

Puebla-style ring representing a mythical bird (coxcox)

Culture/People:
probably Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  Search this
Seller:
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Puebla-style ring representing a mythical bird (coxcox)
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast, filigree
Dimensions:
1.8 x 2.2 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 1200–1521 (Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
16/3417
Barcode:
163417.000
See related items:
Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c3d95d65-3e71-487a-8706-be6a3a6d9e6b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175154
Online Media:

Puebla-style ring

Culture/People:
probably Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Seller agent:
Andre Portier, Non-Indian, 1886-1963  Search this
Fernand Lair-Dubreuil, Non-Indian, 1867-1931  Search this
Auction venue:
Hotel Drouot  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Puebla-style ring
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Filigree
Dimensions:
2 x 2 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 1200–1521 (Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
16/3447
Barcode:
163447.000
See related items:
Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6d67a5b28-b7bd-4160-8910-31256c4ad894
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175185
Online Media:

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