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Head of the Buddha

Medium:
Volcanic stone (andesite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 38.1 x 23.5 x 24.1 cm (15 x 9 1/4 x 9 1/2 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
Borobudur, Indonesia
Date:
8th century
Period:
Shailendra period
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Buddha  Search this
Shailendra period (ca. 750 - ca. 850)  Search this
ushnisha  Search this
urna  Search this
Indonesia  Search this
Southeast Asian Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
FSC-S-16a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
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/ye36419216a-2bf8-41c8-bd5e-4d58d736072a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_FSC-S-16a-b
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Head of the Buddha

Medium:
Volcanic stone (andesite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 32 x 22 x 24.4 cm (12 5/8 x 8 11/16 x 9 5/8 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
Java, Indonesia
Date:
late 8th-early 9th century
Period:
Shailendra period
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Buddha  Search this
Shailendra period (ca. 750 - ca. 850)  Search this
ushnisha  Search this
Indonesia  Search this
Java  Search this
Southeast Asian Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
F1978.35
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
F|S Southeast Asia
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/ye3c951429e-d2ce-4b22-977a-5648ec42006e
EDAN-URL:
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Online Media:

Books, Boxed Set, "North to the Orient" and "Listen! The Wind"

Materials:
paper, cardboard, ink
Dimensions:
3-D: 15.2 x 7.3 x 21.6cm, 1.1kg (6 x 2 7/8 x 8 1/2 in., 2 3/8lb.)
Type:
LITERATURE AND RESEARCH-Books (under Library)
Date:
1935, 1938
Inventory Number:
V20100150002
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/nv96c19ab94-820a-4713-a7c2-85e31a834d8d
EDAN-URL:
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Cessna 152 Aerobat

Manufacturer:
Cessna Aircraft Company, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Overall: Aluminum
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 9.9 m (32 ft. 8.5 in.)
Length: 7.3 m (24 ft. 1 in.)
Height: 2.6 m (8 ft. 6 in.)
Weight: Empty 517 kg (1,139 lbs.)
Weight: Gross 760 kg (1,600 lbs.)
Top speed: 204 km/h (127 mph.)
Engine: Lycoming O-235-L2C, 110 hp
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Date:
1977
Credit Line:
Gift of Elizabeth A. Kershner
Inventory Number:
A20070077000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Commercial Aviation
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Medal, American Defense Service Medal, Bernt Balchan

Materials:
Copper Alloy
Silk
Dimensions:
3-D (Individual Decoration): 7.6 × 3.8 × 0.5cm (3 × 1 1/2 × 3/16 in.)
3-D (Grouping): 8.3 × 14 × 1.3cm (3 1/4 × 5 1/2 × 1/2 in.)
Storage: 19.5 × 15.2 × 6.4cm (7 11/16 × 6 × 2 1/2 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Mrs. Audrey Balchen
Inventory Number:
A19950120000
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/nv98d11da5c-f32c-4161-bd80-1fbcb4dbbb02
EDAN-URL:
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North American B-25J-20-NC (TB-25N) Mitchell "Carol Jean"

Manufacturer:
North American Aviation Inc.  Search this
Materials:
All-aluminum and stressed aluminum skin airframe construction; fabric-covered ailerons, elevators, and rudders.
Dimensions:
Overall: 16ft 4in. x 67ft 7in. x 53ft 6in., 19499.8lb. (4.979m x 20.599m x 16.307m, 8845.1kg)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1940-1945
Credit Line:
Donated by Dr. John F. Marshall.
Inventory Number:
A19860003000
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/nv909de7275-7121-41b9-b912-84cb12ee699f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19860003000
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Bell H-13J

Manufacturer:
Bell Helicopter Corporation  Search this
Dimensions:
Rotor Diameter: 11.3 m (37 ft 2 in)
Length: 9.9 m (32 ft 5 in)
Height: 2.8 m (9 ft 4 in)
Weights: Empty, 862 kg (1,900 lb)
Gross, 1,293 kg (2,850 lb)
Type:
CRAFT-Rotary Wing
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the United States Air Force, Headquarters
Inventory Number:
A19690013000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Vertical Flight
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv96c156473-c5a6-4ada-9a27-995810de1a8c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19690013000
Online Media:

Horten H VI V2

Manufacturer:
Horten, Reimar and Walter  Search this
Designer:
Reimar Horten, Germany pre-1945,  Search this
Materials:
Steel tubing center section covered with plywood and aluminum, wooden wings covered plywood and cotton fabric.
Dimensions:
Wing Span: 24.3 m (79 ft 7 in)
Center Section Length: 2.5 m (8 ft 3 in)
Height: 1 m (3.3 ft)
Weights, Empty: 330 kg (726 lb)
Gross: 410 kg (902 lb)
Maximum Speed: 200 kmh (124 mph)
Best Glide Speed: 84 kmh (52 mph)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
Germany
Date:
1944
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19602083000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Boeing Aviation Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv99d421874-5958-4b91-997d-acad81f89ad7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19602083000
Online Media:

Mignet HM.14 Pou du Ciel "La Cucaracha"

Dimensions:
Overall (Height = top of vert. stabilizer to bottom of wheels): 5 ft. 6 in. (167.6cm)
Other: 5 ft. 10 in. × 13 ft. 3 in. × 19 ft. 11 in. (177.8 × 403.9 × 607.1cm)
Rotor/Propeller (Propeller Length): 6 ft. 1 in., 113.4kg (185.4cm, 250lb.)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
France
Date:
1935
Credit Line:
Gift of Patrick H. Packard.
Inventory Number:
A19610020000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Boeing Aviation Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv938fcd705-2957-4285-ad9f-418708754876
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19610020000
Online Media:

Hiller XHOE-1 Hornet

Manufacturer:
United Helicopters Incorporated  Search this
Dimensions:
Rotor Diameter: 7 m (23 ft)
Length: 3.9 m (12 ft 9 in)
Height: 2.4 m (7 ft 10 in)
Weights: Empty, 243 kg (536 lb)
Gross, 489 kg (1,080 lb)
Type:
CRAFT-Rotary Wing
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the United States Navy, Bureau of Weapons.
Inventory Number:
A19610115000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Vertical Flight
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv90eb5a25c-bd9b-4e9d-a038-1fb0d0ec48fb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19610115000
Online Media:

Bensen B-6 Gyroglider

Manufacturer:
Bensen Aircraft Corp.  Search this
Type:
CRAFT-Rotary Wing
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Bensen Aircraft Corp.
Inventory Number:
A19660382000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Vertical Flight
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv91a824091-199e-4c59-84c1-85c7f5d89d5e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19660382000
Online Media:

Boeing 247-D

Manufacturer:
Boeing Aircraft Co.  Search this
Materials:
Overall: Aluminum
Dimensions:
3-D: 1567.2 × 378.5cm, 4842.6kg, 22.586m (51 ft. 5 in. × 12 ft. 5 in., 10676lb., 74.1 ft.)
Width represented is of the main Fuselage only.
Dimensions taken by Move Contractor on behalf of CSC at the time of deinstall. Record Updated 12/15/2020. See As-Built in Media section for additional information.
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1934
Credit Line:
Transferred from the Civil Aeronautics Administration
Inventory Number:
A19540069000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9551f7679-9b6e-4b4f-8b71-086014a2ab7f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19540069000

Sikorsky XR-5

Manufacturer:
Sikorsky Aircraft Company  Search this
Dimensions:
Rotor diameter 48 feet, height 13 feet, length 57 feet 1 inch.
Type:
CRAFT-Rotary Wing
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19600308000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9e0ea0250-ec7f-4262-bc93-c79ffe1d363f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19600308000
Online Media:

Horten Ho 229 V3

Manufacturer:
Horten, Reimar and Walter  Search this
Materials:
Wood
Metal
Rubber
Glass
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 16.8 m (55.4 ft)
Length: 7.47 m (24.6 ft)
Height 2.81 m (9.3 ft)
Weights: Empty 5,067 kg (11,198 lb)
Gross 8,999 kg (19,887 lb)
Engines: (2) Junkers Jumo 004 B-2 turbojet, 900 kg (1,989 lb) thrust
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19600324000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Boeing Aviation Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv99875b0bd-3cc3-4f8b-8ecd-68631a73e26f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19600324000
Online Media:

The Terminal

Artist:
Stuart Davis, American, b. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1892–1964  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
30 1/8 x 40 1/8in. (76.5 x 101.9cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1937
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.1163
See more items in:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
American Abstraction (Mid-Century)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py29e6c3e56-53d4-4409-a603-e06026ce0d2e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.1163

Stephen King

Artist:
Frank Van Riper, born 04 Sept 1946  Search this
Sitter:
Stephen King, born 21 Sep 1947  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 20 × 20.2 cm (7 7/8 × 7 15/16")
Sheet: 35.5 × 28 cm (14 × 11")
Mat: 45.7 × 35.6 cm (18 × 14")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\Maine\Penobscot\Bangor
Date:
1992
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Exterior\Sports arena\Baseball stadium  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Cap\Baseball cap  Search this
Stephen King: Male  Search this
Stephen King: Performing Arts\Director\Motion Pictures  Search this
Stephen King: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Stephen King: Literature\Writer\Screenwriter  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Frank Van Riper
Object number:
S/NPG.97.124
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Frank Van Riper
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4ef3def3d-1aad-42de-a78a-37181e1249a7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.97.124

Curly

Artist:
W. B. Finch, active c. 1880  Search this
Sitter:
Curly, c. 1859 - 22 May 1923  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 23.1 x 18cm (9 1/8 x 7 1/16")
Mount: 25.2 x 20.2cm (9 15/16 x 7 15/16")
Mat: 55.9 x 40.6cm (22 x 16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\Montana
Date:
c. 1880
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Pipe\Peace pipe  Search this
Home Furnishings\Blanket  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Buffalo  Search this
Interior\Studio\Photography  Search this
Curly: Male  Search this
Curly: Native American\Scout  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.96.177
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4092f025b-0c62-463b-91f1-61ee2ea0619b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.96.177

Henry Clay

Artist:
John B. Neagle, 4 Nov 1796 - 17 Sep 1865  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Clay, 12 Apr 1777 - 29 Jun 1852  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 70.5 x 55.2 x 3.8cm (27 3/4 x 21 3/4 x 1 1/2")
Frame: 94.9 x 79.7 x 10.2cm (37 3/8 x 31 3/8 x 4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1842
Topic:
Henry Clay: Male  Search this
Henry Clay: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Speaker of the House  Search this
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Kentucky  Search this
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Kentucky  Search this
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\US Senator\Kentucky  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; frame conserved with funds from the Smithsonian Women's Committee
Object number:
NPG.93.476
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4bec801d2-b31f-4dec-bf07-71bb525ab0aa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.93.476

Samuel Dashiell Hammett

Artist:
Edward Biberman, 23 Oct 1904 - 27 Jan 1986  Search this
Sitter:
Samuel Dashiell Hammett, 25 May 1894 - 10 Jan 1961  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 102.2 x 76.5 x 2.5cm (40 1/4 x 30 1/8 x 1")
Frame: 118.1 x 92.4 x 5.7cm (46 1/2 x 36 3/8 x 2 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\California\Los Angeles\Los Angeles
Date:
1937
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigarette  Search this
Samuel Dashiell Hammett: Male  Search this
Samuel Dashiell Hammett: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Samuel Dashiell Hammett: Literature\Writer\Screenwriter  Search this
Samuel Dashiell Hammett: Law and Law Enforcement\Police\Detective  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.85.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 1937 Edward Biberman
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
20th Century Americans: 1930-1960
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 321
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f4c1299a-a4ca-44a5-8a2a-ca78fbda1eda
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.85.1

Sinclair Lewis

Artist:
Nickolas Muray, 15 Feb 1892 - 2 Nov 1965  Search this
Sitter:
Sinclair Lewis, 7 Feb 1885 - 10 Jan 1951  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 24.6 × 19.2 cm (9 11/16 × 7 9/16")
Mat: 55.9 × 40.7 cm (22 × 16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
1926
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Sinclair Lewis: Male  Search this
Sinclair Lewis: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Sinclair Lewis: Literature\Writer\Satirist  Search this
Sinclair Lewis: Nobel Prize  Search this
Sinclair Lewis: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.78.8
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Courtesy Nickolas Muray Photo Archives
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm42110b028-1975-4122-a730-1b59a2b1e33f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.78.8

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