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Barbara Kruger Belief+Doubt Time-lapse - Hirshhorn Museum

Creator:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2012-08-07T19:01:16.000Z
YouTube Category:
Howto & Style  Search this
Topic:
Art, modern  Search this
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Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
YouTube Channel:
hirshhornmuseum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_1wTb7pOSPG4

Meet the Artist: Vik Muniz - Hirshhorn Museum

Creator:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2017-07-31T20:12:49.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, modern  Search this
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hirshhornmuseum
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
YouTube Channel:
hirshhornmuseum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_oYIYU5qdloY

Lula Wiles - "It's Cool (We're Cool, Everything's Cool)" [Official Audio]

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2019-11-08T14:35:55.000Z
YouTube Category:
Music  Search this
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
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smithsonianfolkways
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolkways
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_U7AlnVlIN6o

An Introduction to Jazz from Curator of American Music John Hasse [Interview Video]

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2011-04-13T14:50:23.000Z
YouTube Category:
Music  Search this
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
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smithsonianfolkways
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolkways
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_XQYQ27uA4yw

Bill's Design Talks: Tangible Earth

Creator:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2010-12-01T19:57:16.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Design  Search this
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cooperhewitt
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
YouTube Channel:
cooperhewitt
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_WdbdT_azTDc

Lever pouch padlock

Manufacturer:
Eagle Lock Company  Search this
Medium:
steel
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 2 7/8 x 2 x 1/2 in. (7.3 x 5.08 x 1.27 cm)
Type:
Mail Processing Equipment
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1891
Object number:
1992.2002.834
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm85741fd42-1704-4790-a415-a2f9a07530a0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1992.2002.834
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Mortar

Physical Description:
metal, "brass" (bands, incised material)
metal, "brass" (handle, fenestrated material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 4 1/4 in; 10.16 cm x 10.795 cm
Object Name:
Mortar
Object Type:
mortar
Credit Line:
Gift of Ida C. Williams in memory of Dr. Lawrence S. Williams
ID Number:
MG.M-03922
Catalog number:
M-03922
Accession number:
134457
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-779f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_731518

JAZZ: The Smithsonian Anthology from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2011-05-25T15:31:20.000Z
YouTube Category:
Music  Search this
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
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smithsonianfolkways
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolkways
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_s_3YKtE1V6E

Vantage Point -- Kay WalkingStick, Chief Joseph series (1974-77)

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2011-08-05T14:25:08.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians  Search this
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SmithsonianNMAI
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNMAI
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_mAGkd0m7BAQ

Bear Figure

Donor Name:
Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden  Search this
Length - Object:
44 cm
Width - Object:
36 cm
Depth - Object:
17 cm
Culture:
Eskimo, Inuit  Search this
Object Type:
Sculpture
Place:
Canada, North America
Accession Date:
28 Aug 1992
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
370312
USNM Number:
E427870-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/35bb95d10-02bd-4cc1-94bd-586a71bc1c81
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8460582
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Ivory Walrus

Donor Name:
Charles L. McKay  Search this
Object Type:
Figure
Place:
Alaska, United States, North America
Accession Date:
2 Dec 1882
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
012164
USNM Number:
E72904-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3e58df2d8-b706-4eb6-807e-8d64bdf4ed3b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8476661

Disk (bi 璧) with incised glyph (fragment)

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 17.5 x 1.4 cm (6 7/8 x 9/16 in)
Culture:
Liangzhu culture, ca. 3300-ca. 2250 BCE  Search this
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
Lake Tai region, China
Date:
ca. 3300-2250 BCE
Period:
Late Neolithic period
Topic:
inscription  Search this
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1919.58a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
Jades for Life and Death
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
On View:
Freer Gallery 19: Afterlife: Ancient Chinese Jades
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye30ddc88d4-e358-446a-b86f-eecf1c61c2a9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1919.58a-c
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Earring with incised dragon elements, a pair

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (each): 0.2 x 6.1 x 6.1 cm (1/16 x 2 3/8 x 2 3/8 in)
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Shangcunling or Luoyang, Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 600-476
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Spring and Autumn period (770 - 476 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.497-498
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Google Cultural Institute
Jades for Life and Death
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3264533a8-dca7-41ca-9af0-11d924bdba42
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.497-498

Earring with incised dragon elements

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 6.3 × 0.2 cm (2 1/2 × 1/16 in)
Diam (hole): 1.4 cm (9/16 in)
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 600-476 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Spring and Autumn period (770 - 476 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.502
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye38a85031b-0929-4e25-99de-9594178f3087
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.502
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Earring with incised dragon elements, one of a pair

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 4.1 × 0.3 cm (1 5/8 × 1/8 in)
Diam (hole): 1.4 cm (9/16 in)
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Date:
ca. 600-476 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Spring and Autumn period (770 - 476 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.581
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
Jades for Life and Death
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye36cc47129-2ecc-44fd-887d-bd0a3f2f5778
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.581

Earring with incised dragon elements, one of a pair

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 4.1 × 0.4 cm (1 5/8 × 1/8 in)
Diam (hole): 1.4 cm (9/16 in)
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Date:
ca. 600-476 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Spring and Autumn period (770 - 476 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.582
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
Jades for Life and Death
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3a2689359-5f64-4b97-8314-66d45edaecbd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.582
Online Media:

Pestle

Physical Description:
wood (mortar material)
wood (pestle material)
wood (bands, incised material)
wood (bands, raised material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 1/2 in; 24.13 cm
Object Name:
pestle
Date made:
19th Century
Credit Line:
Gift of Schrader's Pharmacy, through Harry L. Schrader
ID Number:
MG.302607.018
Catalog number:
302607.018
Accession number:
302607
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-9657-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1424875
Online Media:

Mortar

Physical Description:
wood (mortar material)
wood (pestle material)
wood (bands, incised material)
wood (bands, raised material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 3/4 in x 5 1/4 in; 17.145 cm x 13.335 cm
Object Name:
mortar
Date made:
19th Century
Credit Line:
Gift of Schrader's Pharmacy, through Harry L. Schrader
ID Number:
MG.302607.017
Accession number:
302607
Catalog number:
302607.017
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-877c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_731382
Online Media:

Cooper-Hewitt: Shinichi Takemura - Tangible Earth

Creator:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2010-11-16T14:15:10.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Design  Search this
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cooperhewitt
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
YouTube Channel:
cooperhewitt
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_sGDT_gkW0_0

Floating Figure, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Zorach, William 1889-1966  Search this
Medium:
African mahogany
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Albright-Knox Art Gallery 1285 Elmwood Avenue Buffalo New York 14222 Accession Number: 46:5
Date:
1922
Topic:
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Figure female--Nude  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76008574
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_19335

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