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Archaeological Investigations on the Rio Napo, Eastern Ecuador

Author:
Meggers, Betty  Search this
Evans, Clifford  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1968
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_113388

Early Formative Period of Coastal Ecuador: The Valdivia and Machalilla Phases

Author:
Meggers, Betty J.  Search this
Evans, Clifford  Search this
Estrada, Emilio  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1965
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_113397

Comparison of Formative Cultures in the Americas: Diffusion or the Psychic Unity of Man

Author:
Ford, James A.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1969
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_113399

Whistle

Culture/People:
probably Manteño-Huancavilca (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Roger S. Lowen, Non-Indian  Search this
Anita B. Lowen (Mrs. Roger S. Lowen), Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Anita B. Lowen (Mrs. Roger S. Lowen), Non-Indian  Search this
Roger S. Lowen, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Whistle
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Modeled, incised
Dimensions:
5.3 x 2.8 x 2.6 cm
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Manta; Manta Canton; Manabí Province; Ecuador
Date created:
AD 600-1530
Catalog Number:
26/7794
Barcode:
267794.000
See related items:
Manteño-Huancavilca (archaeological culture)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62a7ac5be-2ddf-4a70-9576-f48884117aa2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_397014
Online Media:

Pendant

Culture/People:
probably La Tolita (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Expedition leader:
Dr. Marshall H. Saville (Marshall Howard Saville/M.H. Saville/MHS), Non-Indian, 1867-1935  Search this
Expedition:
Second Ecuador Expedition (1907)  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Marie A. Heye (Marie Antoinette Lawrence Heye), Non-Indian, 1845-1915  Search this
Object Name:
Pendant
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
La Tolita; Eloy Alfaro Canton; Esmeraldas Province; Ecuador
Island Name:
Isla de la Tola
Date created:
AD 500-1500
Catalog Number:
1/7561
Barcode:
017561.000
See related items:
La Tolita (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws625945969-8cca-4fe5-9891-0edf118f15cc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_18555
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Figure of a shaman

Culture/People:
probably Bahía (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Luis Zea, Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Luis Zea, Non-Indian  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Dick Cavett (Richard Alva Cavett), Non-Indian, b. 1936  Search this
Object Name:
Figure of a shaman
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Modeled, painted
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Los Esteros, Bahía de Manta; Manta Canton; Manabí Province; Ecuador
Date created:
AD 100-900
Catalog Number:
24/6666
Barcode:
246666.000
See related items:
Bahía (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f8fe772c-cd7b-41ad-abbd-9c2c5c82848c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_262376
Online Media:

Miniature vessel

Culture/People:
probably Manteño-Huancavilca (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Roger S. Lowen, Non-Indian  Search this
Anita B. Lowen (Mrs. Roger S. Lowen), Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Anita B. Lowen (Mrs. Roger S. Lowen), Non-Indian  Search this
Roger S. Lowen, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Miniature vessel
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Modeled
Dimensions:
3.1 x 4.3 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Manabí Province; Ecuador
Date created:
AD 600-1530
Catalog Number:
26/7869
Barcode:
267869.000
See related items:
Manteño-Huancavilca (archaeological culture)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f6a799c0-0d93-47a2-8c29-4bdf3cd04972
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_401397
Online Media:

Figure part/fragment

Culture/People:
probably Manteño-Huancavilca (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Roger S. Lowen, Non-Indian  Search this
Anita B. Lowen (Mrs. Roger S. Lowen), Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Anita B. Lowen (Mrs. Roger S. Lowen), Non-Indian  Search this
Roger S. Lowen, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Figure part/fragment
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Modeled, incised
Dimensions:
5.7 x 4.1 x 2.0 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Manabí Province; Ecuador
Date created:
AD 600-1530
Catalog Number:
26/7883
Barcode:
267883.000
See related items:
Manteño-Huancavilca (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws695b4cb65-60d7-47e2-91b6-c38fdb5e6ac8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_401411
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Staff head/finial

Culture/People:
possibly Moche (Mochica) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
Marie A. Heye (Marie Antoinette Lawrence Heye), Non-Indian, 1845-1915  Search this
Previous owner:
Nicholas A. Ribadenyra ( Nicolás A. Rivadeneira), Non-Indian  Search this
Previous seller:
Nicholas A. Ribadenyra ( Nicolás A. Rivadeneira), Non-Indian  Search this
Expedition:
First Ecuador Expedition (1906)  Search this
Expedition leader:
Dr. Marshall H. Saville (Marshall Howard Saville/M.H. Saville/MHS), Non-Indian, 1867-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Staff head/finial
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Hammered
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Tomb; Sigsig; Sigsig Canton; Azuay Province; Ecuador
Date created:
AD 600-750
Catalog Number:
1/2069
Barcode:
012069.000
See related items:
Moche (Mochica) (archaeological culture)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6164633aa-f239-45bf-9a53-9de137dcfe94
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_12899
Online Media:

Pendant in the form of an insect

Culture/People:
probably La Tolita (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Expedition leader:
Dr. Marshall H. Saville (Marshall Howard Saville/M.H. Saville/MHS), Non-Indian, 1867-1935  Search this
Expedition:
Second Ecuador Expedition (1907)  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Marie A. Heye (Marie Antoinette Lawrence Heye), Non-Indian, 1845-1915  Search this
Object Name:
Pendant in the form of an insect
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Hammered, twisted, soldered
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
La Tolita; Eloy Alfaro Canton; Esmeraldas Province; Ecuador
Island Name:
Isla de la Tola
Date created:
AD 500-1500
Catalog Number:
1/7578
Barcode:
017578.000
See related items:
La Tolita (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b5b3bd0b-d0f5-4442-974c-1e96c56388da
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_18642
Online Media:

Vessel

Culture/People:
probably Manteño-Huancavilca (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Roger S. Lowen, Non-Indian  Search this
Anita B. Lowen (Mrs. Roger S. Lowen), Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Anita B. Lowen (Mrs. Roger S. Lowen), Non-Indian  Search this
Roger S. Lowen, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Vessel
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Modeled, incised
Dimensions:
10.6 x 7.6 x 5.1 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Manabí Province; Ecuador
Date created:
AD 500-1500
Catalog Number:
26/7907
Barcode:
267907.000
See related items:
Manteño-Huancavilca (archaeological culture)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws61659540d-dcdd-4b39-9abf-99327fd1f981
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_394027
Online Media:

Needle

Culture/People:
probably Manteño-Huancavilca (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Roger S. Lowen, Non-Indian  Search this
Anita B. Lowen (Mrs. Roger S. Lowen), Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Anita B. Lowen (Mrs. Roger S. Lowen), Non-Indian  Search this
Roger S. Lowen, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Needle
Media/Materials:
Copper
Techniques:
Hammered, punched
Dimensions:
10.0 x 0.2 cm
Object Type:
Sewing Tools and Equipment
Place:
Manta; Manta Canton; Manabí Province; Ecuador
Date created:
AD 700-1530
Catalog Number:
26/7760
Barcode:
267760.000
See related items:
Manteño-Huancavilca (archaeological culture)
Sewing Tools and Equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws610b90696-ca81-449c-b61c-dc865faa3868
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_396980
Online Media:

Finger ring

Culture/People:
probably Manteño-Huancavilca (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Roger S. Lowen, Non-Indian  Search this
Anita B. Lowen (Mrs. Roger S. Lowen), Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Anita B. Lowen (Mrs. Roger S. Lowen), Non-Indian  Search this
Roger S. Lowen, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Finger ring
Media/Materials:
Shell/shells
Techniques:
Cut, polished
Dimensions:
2.3 x 1.3 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Manta; Manta Canton; Manabí Province; Ecuador
Date created:
AD 1000-1500
Catalog Number:
26/7765
Barcode:
267765.000
See related items:
Manteño-Huancavilca (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a9543573-ea95-4816-84a2-c7cb1e9ffd14
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_396985
Online Media:

Pendant

Culture/People:
probably Manteño-Huancavilca (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Roger S. Lowen, Non-Indian  Search this
Anita B. Lowen (Mrs. Roger S. Lowen), Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Anita B. Lowen (Mrs. Roger S. Lowen), Non-Indian  Search this
Roger S. Lowen, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Pendant
Media/Materials:
Animal Bone
Techniques:
Carved, incised, perforated
Dimensions:
3.2 x 2.3 x 0.1 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Manta; Manta Canton; Manabí Province; Ecuador
Date created:
AD 1000-1500
Catalog Number:
26/7767
Barcode:
267767.000
See related items:
Manteño-Huancavilca (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6913d2b6f-2b1d-4c8d-a1c4-67a20cef92a0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_396987
Online Media:

Stamp/Stamping tool

Culture/People:
probably Manteño-Huancavilca (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Roger S. Lowen, Non-Indian  Search this
Anita B. Lowen (Mrs. Roger S. Lowen), Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Anita B. Lowen (Mrs. Roger S. Lowen), Non-Indian  Search this
Roger S. Lowen, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Stamp/Stamping tool
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Slab built, modeled, incised
Dimensions:
5.1 x 2.7 x 1.5 cm
Object Type:
Art and Printing tools
Place:
Manta; Manta Canton; Manabí Province; Ecuador
Date created:
AD 600-1530
Catalog Number:
26/7785
Barcode:
267785.000
See related items:
Manteño-Huancavilca (archaeological culture)
Art and Printing tools
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws689a4e327-1f8f-4d22-b26b-d9c075955033
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_397005
Online Media:

Figure part/fragment

Culture/People:
probably Bahía (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Roger S. Lowen, Non-Indian  Search this
Anita B. Lowen (Mrs. Roger S. Lowen), Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Anita B. Lowen (Mrs. Roger S. Lowen), Non-Indian  Search this
Roger S. Lowen, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Figure part/fragment
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Modeled, appliquéd, incised
Dimensions:
5.7 x 4.1 x 2.0 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Manabí Province; Ecuador
Date created:
500 BC-AD 700
Catalog Number:
26/7852
Barcode:
267852.000
See related items:
Bahía (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws697eaeae8-f9b1-4323-999b-ab0f45306c53
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_401380
Online Media:

Figure part/fragment

Culture/People:
probably Manteño-Huancavilca (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Roger S. Lowen, Non-Indian  Search this
Anita B. Lowen (Mrs. Roger S. Lowen), Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Anita B. Lowen (Mrs. Roger S. Lowen), Non-Indian  Search this
Roger S. Lowen, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Figure part/fragment
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Modeled, incised
Dimensions:
6.5 x 6.3 x 3.5 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Manabí Province; Ecuador
Date created:
AD 500-1500
Catalog Number:
26/7859
Barcode:
267859.000
See related items:
Manteño-Huancavilca (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws630794f1e-6f7f-49dc-a52d-e68021f78fed
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_401388
Online Media:

Figure part/fragment

Culture/People:
probably Manteño-Huancavilca (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Roger S. Lowen, Non-Indian  Search this
Anita B. Lowen (Mrs. Roger S. Lowen), Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Anita B. Lowen (Mrs. Roger S. Lowen), Non-Indian  Search this
Roger S. Lowen, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Figure part/fragment
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Mold-made, incised
Dimensions:
14.0 x 7.5 x 3.1 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Manabí Province; Ecuador
Date created:
AD 600-1530
Catalog Number:
26/7895
Barcode:
267895.000
See related items:
Manteño-Huancavilca (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6feefc301-d034-4a90-9c35-893d8b9baadb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_401423
Online Media:

Whistle in the form of an elaborately dressed man

Culture/People:
probably Jama-Coaque (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Eugenia Rodriguez Cucalon, Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Eugenia Rodriguez Cucalon, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Whistle in the form of an elaborately dressed man
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Modeled, incised, painted
Dimensions:
18 x 11.4 x 9 cm
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
La Chacra; Manabí Province; Ecuador
Date created:
AD 400-1500
Catalog Number:
24/4823
Barcode:
244823.000
See related items:
Jama-Coaque (archaeological culture)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws629da33ca-86b4-482e-ad97-32d7152c60dc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_260500
Online Media:

Mano/Grinding stone

Culture/People:
probably Manteño-Huancavilca (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Roger S. Lowen, Non-Indian  Search this
Anita B. Lowen (Mrs. Roger S. Lowen), Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Anita B. Lowen (Mrs. Roger S. Lowen), Non-Indian  Search this
Roger S. Lowen, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Mano/Grinding stone
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Pecked, ground
Dimensions:
27.0 x 5.4 x 4.0 cm
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Manta; Manta Canton; Manabí Province; Ecuador
Date created:
AD 1000-1500
Catalog Number:
26/7755
Barcode:
267755.000
See related items:
Manteño-Huancavilca (archaeological culture)
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c1c9ed74-9c9c-4d79-b309-54c6526dc4b5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_396975
Online Media:

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