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Vessel

Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4.6 x 3.5 x 2.6 cm (1 13/16 x 1 3/8 x 1 in)
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Eastern Mediterranean
Date:
4th-3rd century BCE
Topic:
Egypt  Search this
Ancient Egyptian Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1909.426
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/ye3d369ae38-ced6-42a3-a79d-cba6c51c1cd2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1909.426

Simon Ottenberg Collection (Nsukka Modern Art Project)

Photographer:
Ottenberg, Simon  Search this
Extent:
2,147 Slides (35 mm )
125 Prints
35 Negatives (35 mm )
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Slides
Prints
Negatives
Place:
Nigeria, Eastern
Date:
1992-1997
Identifier:
EEPA.2012-011
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Simon Ottenberg Collection (Nsukka Modern Art Project)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo76ffdbc54-1ab0-4cc7-be97-3cd2da04f9ee
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-eepa-2012-011

Urban origins in Eastern Africa : a regional cooperation programme in African archaeology and related disciplines : project proposals and workshop summaries / edited by Paul J.J. Sinclair amd Simiyu Wandibba

Author:
Sinclair, Paul J. J  Search this
Wandibba, Simiyu  Search this
Physical description:
vi, 187 p. : ill. ; 30 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa, Eastern
Date:
1988
Topic:
Urban archaeology  Search this
Anthropology  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
DT365.3 .U72 1988
DT365.3.U72 1988
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_435978

The Mombasa specialist workshop 1st-6th August 1988 Paul J.J. Sinclair

Title:
Urban origins in Eastern Africa
Author:
Sinclair, Paul  Search this
Author:
Fort Jesus Museum  Search this
National Museum of Kenya  Search this
Uppsala universitet Avdelningen för arkeologi  Search this
Sweden Beredningen för u-landsforskning  Search this
Physical description:
25 pages 30 cm
Type:
Congresses
Congrès
Conference papers and proceedings
Place:
Africa, Eastern
Eastern Africa
Date:
1988
Topic:
Archaeology--Methodology  Search this
Archéologie--Méthodologie  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
CC82 .M73 1988
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_456711

Urban origins in Eastern Africa : Phase 1 progress report and Phase 2 research outline / Paul J.J. Sinclair

Author:
Sinclair, Paul J. J  Search this
National Museum of Kenya  Search this
Uppsala universitet Avdelningen för arkeologi  Search this
Sweden Baredningen för u-landsforskning  Search this
Physical description:
35 p. : ill., maps ; 30 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
Africa, Eastern
Date:
1988
Topic:
Archaeology--Methodology  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
CC99.A354 S616 1988
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_458359

The politics of Biafra and the future of Nigeria Chudi Offodile

Author:
Offodile, Chudi 1964-  Search this
Physical description:
xxiii, 229 pages maps 22 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Nigeria
Nigeria, Eastern
Nigeria (Est)
Eastern Nigeria
Date:
2016
Civil War, 1967-1970
1967-1970 (Guerre civile)
Topic:
Politics and government  Search this
Central-local government relations  Search this
Relations gouvernement central-collectivités locales  Search this
Nigeria  Search this
Nigerian-Biafran War  Search this
Igbo  Search this
political history  Search this
1950-1999  Search this
Autonomy and independence movements  Search this
Igbo (African people)--Politics and government  Search this
History  Search this
Histoire  Search this
Autonomie et mouvements indépendantistes  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1115679

Acontias meleagris

Expedition:
Smithsonian Institution African Expedition, 1919-20  Search this
Preparation:
Ethanol
Place:
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa, Africa
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Reptilia, Squamata, Sauria, Scincidae, Acontiinae
Published Name:
Acontias meleagris
Acontias meleagris
Accession Number:
066059
Other Numbers:
Field Number : No Field Number
USNM Number:
63565
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Vertebrate Zoology
Amphibians & Reptiles
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Herpetology Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/311bf5752-6ee8-4e4f-bab0-83003a674a9d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_6039433

Acontias meleagris

Expedition:
Smithsonian Institution African Expedition, 1919-20  Search this
Preparation:
Cleared and Stained
Ethanol
Remarks:
body
skin and viscera
Place:
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa, Africa
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Reptilia, Squamata, Sauria, Scincidae, Acontiinae
Published Name:
Acontias meleagris
Acontias meleagris
Accession Number:
066059
Other Numbers:
Field Number : No Field Number
USNM Number:
63567
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Vertebrate Zoology
Amphibians & Reptiles
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Herpetology Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3f93d17f9-bfea-4e07-ae39-692fc0d299ae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_6039435

Acontias meleagris

Expedition:
Smithsonian Institution African Expedition, 1919-20  Search this
Preparation:
Ethanol
Place:
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa, Africa
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Reptilia, Squamata, Sauria, Scincidae, Acontiinae
Published Name:
Acontias meleagris
Acontias meleagris
Accession Number:
066059
Other Numbers:
Field Number : No Field Number
USNM Number:
63568
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Vertebrate Zoology
Amphibians & Reptiles
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Herpetology Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3fbc106a9-e48e-4cdc-b6a7-4db5a257b865
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_6039436

Acontias lineatus

Expedition:
Smithsonian Institution African Expedition, 1919-20  Search this
Preparation:
Ethanol
Place:
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa, Africa
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Reptilia, Squamata, Sauria, Scincidae, Acontiinae
Published Name:
Acontias lineatus
Acontias lineatus
Accession Number:
066059
Other Numbers:
Field Number : No Field Number
USNM Number:
63569
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Vertebrate Zoology
Amphibians & Reptiles
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Herpetology Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3bfc62d4f-7649-4cbd-b7c1-ed3b49bcf5f3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_6039437

Acontias lineatus

Expedition:
Smithsonian Institution African Expedition, 1919-20  Search this
Preparation:
Ethanol
Place:
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa, Africa
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Reptilia, Squamata, Sauria, Scincidae, Acontiinae
Published Name:
Acontias lineatus
Acontias lineatus
Accession Number:
066059
Other Numbers:
Field Number : No Field Number
USNM Number:
63570
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Vertebrate Zoology
Amphibians & Reptiles
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Herpetology Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/30c833ecf-dcdd-4c37-b691-87dbed28c521
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_6039438

Acontias meleagris

Preparation:
Ethanol
Place:
Addo, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa, Africa
Collection Date:
5 Jul 1975
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Reptilia, Squamata, Sauria, Scincidae, Acontiinae
Published Name:
Acontias meleagris
Acontias meleagris
Accession Number:
303426
Other Numbers:
Field Number : JV 4175
USNM Number:
269922
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Vertebrate Zoology
Amphibians & Reptiles
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Herpetology Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/38326088f-ea0d-4763-831f-edb1ce2406d1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_6142900

Acontias meleagris

Preparation:
Ethanol
Place:
Addo, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa, Africa
Collection Date:
5 Jul 1975
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Reptilia, Squamata, Sauria, Scincidae, Acontiinae
Published Name:
Acontias meleagris
Acontias meleagris
Accession Number:
303426
Other Numbers:
Field Number : JV 4375
USNM Number:
269923
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Vertebrate Zoology
Amphibians & Reptiles
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Herpetology Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3c303fd10-8a69-467d-929f-56f39050429a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_6142901

Xylocopa (Gnathoxylocopa) sicheli

Collector:
Dr. Brauns  Search this
Prep Count:
1
Preparation:
Pinned
Sex:
Male
Stage:
Adult
Place:
Willowmore, Capland, Sarah Baartman, Eastern, South Africa
Collection Date:
6 Oct 1904
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Arthropoda, Insecta, Hymenoptera, Apidae, Xylocopinae
Published Name:
Xylocopa (Gnathoxylocopa) sicheli Vachal
Barcode:
USNMENT01614463
Other Numbers:
Collection Number : 4709
USNM Number:
USNMENT1614463
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Specimen Inventory
Data Source:
NMNH - Entomology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3db89134e-3176-4710-b775-af357e153a73
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhentomology_15904888

Burroughs, Margaret and DuSable Museum

Collection Creator:
White, Charles, 1918-1979  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 43
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1971-1979
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Researchers interested in accessing audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies. Contact References Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Charles W. White papers, 1933-1987. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Charles W. White papers
Charles W. White papers / Series 2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9cab9414b-a613-4f5a-81c1-cbb9be970c86
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-whitchar-ref53
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Austrian Motorcycle Expedition Through Africa, Capetown to Cairo film

Creator:
Bohmer, Josef  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (37 minutes, black-and-white silent; 1365 feet, 16mm)
Linear feet
Culture:
Zulu (African people)  Search this
Kikuyu (African people)  Search this
Arabs  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Film reels
Silent films
Place:
Africa, North
Africa, Eastern
Egypt
Sudan
Kenya
South Africa
Date:
1935-1936
Scope and Contents:
Edited film of a motorcycle expedition by six Austrians who traversed Africa from October 1935 to March 1936. Footage documents the rigors of overland travel on motorcycle as well as encounters with three tribal groups: Zulus in South Africa, Kikuyu in Kenya, and Latukas in the Sudan. Film includes ceremonial dance at a Zulu wedding, Zulu homesteads, and activities around a mission school; Kikuyu women on the way to market and in a market and distinctive ear ornamentation worn by these women; and Latuka homesteads and kraals. Also included are shots of Victoria Falls, expedition members with African bearers climbing Mt. Kilamanjaro, crossing the Nubian Desert, and logistics of setting up a mobile camp.

Collection also contains sound recordings and annotations (recorded narratives), photographs, field notes and maps.

Legacy Keywords: Dwellings circular thatched Zululand ; Schools mission schools South Africa ; Dance weddings Zulu South Africa ; Hair wearing of Zulu South Africa ; Markets marketwomen Kikuyu Kenya ; Corrals kraals Latuka Sudan ; Mutilation ear lobes Kikuyu Kenya ; Adornment ear ornaments Kikuyu Kenya ; Tents use in expedition camping ; Motorcycles Putsh as overland transport Africa ; Water wheels ox-driven Sudan ; Architecture Great Pyramids Egypt ; Language and culture

Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or Anthropology Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.
Local Number:
HSFA 1979.1.1
Provenance:
Received from Josef Bohmer in 1979.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Lotuko (African people)  Search this
Genre/Form:
silent films
Citation:
Austrian Motorcycle Expedition Through Africa, Capetown to Cairo film, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
HSFA.1979.01
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9e6ff2683-558e-4ed1-8c2b-4486d4beca16
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-hsfa-1979-01

Emberiza impetuani

Collector:
Collector Unknown  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Place:
Tarkastad, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa, Africa
Collection Date:
10 Feb 1920
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Emberizidae, Emberizinae
Published Name:
Emberiza impetuani
Accession Number:
000000
USNM Number:
263841
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Vertebrate Zoology
Birds
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3e75ed59d-ae4d-4484-bba8-bcc1f8d6c3ff
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_15023090

Zygogonium ericetorum

Biogeographical Region:
African Terrestrial  Search this
Collector:
I. B. Talling  Search this
Place:
Mount elgon near sipi waterfalls. Sebei Province, Eastern, Uganda, Africa
Collection Date:
25 Sep 1960
Taxonomy:
Plantae Chlorophyta Zygnematales Zygnemataceae
Published Name:
Zygogonium ericetorum
Barcode:
00242090
USNM Number:
154757
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Botany
Algae
Collection of Francis Drouet
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/36843ca6a-51d5-491e-9932-aa8131893945
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_2311930

Juncus sp.

Biogeographical Region:
25 - East Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
L. Liebenberg  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2134  Search this
Place:
Africa. Mt. Elgon., Eastern, Uganda, Africa
Collection Date:
Apr 1930
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Juncaceae
Published Name:
Juncus sp.
Barcode:
04103733
USNM Number:
1575095
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/32aba0736-e4af-43bb-9fb1-d1997f1f57f4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_16740781

Juncus subglobosus Adamson

Biogeographical Region:
27 - Southern Africa  Search this
Collector:
R. D. Bayliss  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2621  Search this
Place:
Southern Africa. Eastern Lesotho. Mountain stream edge or vleis., Lesotho, Africa
Collection Date:
23 Jan 1975
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Juncaceae
Published Name:
Juncus subglobosus Adamson
Barcode:
04103743
USNM Number:
2783205
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/31097c63d-e804-4801-a0e4-00929c36acdd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_16750845

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