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Chariot shaft fitting in the form of a dragon head

Medium:
Bronze with gilding and silvering and glass
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 12.9 x 23.1 x 17 cm (5 1/16 x 9 1/8 x 6 11/16 in)
Type:
Tool and Equipment
Origin:
Jincun, Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 4th century BCE
Period:
Late Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
dragon  Search this
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1932.14a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
On View:
Freer Gallery 18: Art and Industry: China's Ancient Houma Foundry
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3931f70d0-4b14-478e-8cd6-c9b6300d6d3e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1932.14a-c
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Langley Aerodrome A

Manufacturer:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Materials:
Fuselage: Steel Tubing
Wings and Tail: Wood with Percaline (light-weight cotton) Covering
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 14.8 m (48 ft 5 in)
Length: 16.0 m (52 ft 5 in)
Height: 3.5 m (11 ft 4 in)
Weight: 340 kg (750 lb), including pilot
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1903
Credit Line:
On deposit from the Smithsonian Institution to the United States National Museum
Inventory Number:
A19180001000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Pre-1920 Aviation
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9ce27099d-d73c-4d7b-80b6-f64b60864414
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19180001000

Balistes capriscus

Collector:
John Sutherland  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Atlantic  Search this
Prep Count:
1
Preparation:
Illustration
Place:
New York, United States, Atlantic
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii, Neopterygii, Acanthopterygii, Tetraodontiformes, Tetraodontoidei, Balistidae
Published Name:
Balistes capriscus
Accession Number:
000000
USNM Number:
15233
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Vertebrate Zoology
Fishes
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3e462efe4-9e44-4e50-a5b3-92d431542266
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_5202380

Smithsonian Institution Castle: The Great Hall

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2009-10-29T20:00:18.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Museum administration  Search this
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SmithsonianCastle
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianCastle
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_XQqXAqDZioQ

Aukeran at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival: "Arin Geltokia"

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2016-11-14T22:34:01.000Z
YouTube Category:
Travel & Events  Search this
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
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smithsonianfolklife
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolklife
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_FTIHgz5pgkU

2016 Smithsonian Folklife Festival Opening Ceremony Highlights

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2016-07-03T14:35:23.000Z
YouTube Category:
Travel & Events  Search this
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
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smithsonianfolklife
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolklife
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_IoSSSs3yJhM

Willi Smith: On the Record (with Audio Description)

Creator:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2022-01-11T15:34:01.000Z
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_Z4x-4JIzbqc

Willi Smith: On the Record

Creator:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-09-25T07:31:43.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  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_qTIyQcpK7pw

Symposium Perspectives

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-10-25T16:17:03.000Z
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_J90qyRg7-MM

Mapping the Landscape of Native Shorts Filmmaking

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2022-02-03T20:41:06.000Z
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_WrVc-y7plTU

Lidded food cauldron (ding) with painted decoration

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W: 13.5 x 16.9 cm (5 5/16 x 6 5/8 in)
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
206 BCE-220 CE
Period:
Han dynasty
Topic:
animal  Search this
Han dynasty (206 BCE - 220 CE)  Search this
China  Search this
food  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer
Accession Number:
F1968.34a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
On View:
Freer Gallery 18: Art and Industry: China's Ancient Houma Foundry
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3e0542632-a852-4faa-a3b1-4cc22b894a8a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1968.34a-b

Lidded square ritual wine vessel (fanghu) with painted decoration

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W: 17.8 x 10.9 cm (7 x 4 5/16 in)
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
206 BCE-220 CE
Period:
Han dynasty
Topic:
Han dynasty (206 BCE - 220 CE)  Search this
wine  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer
Accession Number:
F1968.35a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
On View:
Freer Gallery 18: Art and Industry: China's Ancient Houma Foundry
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye358f450d4-2ebd-48d1-925c-f3ac5e422438
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1968.35a-b

Satellite, Explorer I

Manufacturer:
Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology  Search this
U.S. Army Ballistic Missile Agency, Redstone Arsenal  Search this
Materials:
Steel, copper alloy, aluminum, rubber, paint, electrical wires
Dimensions:
Other: 205.7 × 15.2cm, 12.9kg (81 × 6 in., 28 1/2lb.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Uncrewed
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Inventory Number:
A19620034000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv939119067-3e7a-4e27-8b20-0c53fb7c8546
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19620034000
Online Media:

Scale

Maker:
Toledo Scale Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 42 1/2 in x 12 in x 22 3/4 in; 107.95 cm x 30.48 cm x 57.785 cm
Object Name:
Scale
Place made:
United States: Ohio, Toledo
Date made:
after 1932
Patent publication date:
1932-08-02
Subject:
Weights & Measures  Search this
ID Number:
2005.0100.140
Patent number:
1,864,438
Serial number:
604559
Accession number:
2005.0100
Catalog number:
2005.0100.140
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-2280-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1313429
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Miss [blank] and Miss Effie Meacham

Maker:
Eickemeyer, Jr., Rudolf  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 33 cm x 39.5 cm; 13 in x 15 9/16 in
image: 20.5 cm x 9 cm; 8 1/16 in x 3 17/32 in
Object Name:
platinum print
Date made:
1890s
Subject:
Women  Search this
ID Number:
PG.004135.B103.18
Catalog number:
4135.B103.18
Accession number:
106456
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Rudolf Eickemeyer Jr. Collection
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-06d8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1874427

Satellite, Vanguard TV 3

Manufacturer:
Naval Research Laboratory  Search this
Materials:
Magnesium-aluminum frame; silicon monoxide solar cells
Dimensions:
3-D (As Displayed): 76 × 46 × 30cm (29 15/16 × 18 1/8 × 11 13/16 in.)
3-D (Body, Open): 25 × 19 × 19cm (9 13/16 × 7 1/2 × 7 1/2 in.)
3-D (Arms, Each): 31 × 0.5cm (12 3/16 × 3/16 in.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Uncrewed
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. John P. Hagan
Inventory Number:
A19761857000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv92fe153d3-04bb-421a-bde8-4f84ba83b9f2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19761857000

Agency history, 1949-

Creator:
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Product Design and Decorative Arts Department  Search this
Subject:
McFadden, David Revere  Search this
Johnson, J. Stewart  Search this
Lynn, Catherine  Search this
Shinn, Deborah  Search this
Lennox, Thomas E  Search this
Thorpe, Janet  Search this
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Department of Applied Arts and Industrial Design  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1949
1949-
Topic:
Decorative arts  Search this
Art museums  Search this
Art museum curators  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00192
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_221248

Voisin Type 8

Manufacturer:
Voisin Aeroplane Co.  Search this
Materials:
Airframe: Wood
Covering: Fabric
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 18.0 m (59 ft)
Length: 10.4 m (34 ft)
Height: 4.0 m (13 ft)
Weight: Empty, 1,310 kg (2,888 lb)
Gross, 1860 kg (4,101 lb)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
France
Date:
1916-1918
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. War Department.
Inventory Number:
A19190007000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Mary Baker Engen Restoration Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9d833c1dd-f7e5-4ac8-a538-fb289101f899
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19190007000

Caudron G.4

Manufacturer:
Caudron S.A.  Search this
Materials:
Airframe: Wood
Covering: Fabric
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 16.8 m (55 ft 3 in)
Length: 7.2 m (23 ft 7 in)
Height: 2.5 m (8 ft 3 in)
Weight: Empty, 733 kg (1,616 lb)
Gross, 1,232 kg (2,716 lb)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
France
Date:
1916-1917
Credit Line:
Transfer from the U.S. War Department.
Inventory Number:
A19190008000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Pre-1920 Aviation
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9602e2d17-f34c-48fd-b8b0-862ae88fa95d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19190008000

Folder 19 Department of Arts and Industries - Section of Technological Collections: Annual Report, 1891-1892

Container:
Box 2 of 98
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 158, United States National Museum, Curators' Annual Reports
See more items in:
Curators' Annual Reports
Curators' Annual Reports / Series 1: Annual, Semiannual and Monthly Reports of Departments of the United States National Museum, 1881-1897, arranged by department. / Box 2
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0158-refidd1e1004

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