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Buffalo, New York, Buffalo Museum of Science

Collection Creator:
Jacques Seligmann & Co  Search this
Container:
Box 107, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1936-1942
Collection Restrictions:
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Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Jacques Seligmann & Co. records / Series 1: Correspondence / 1.4: Museum Correspondence
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Archives of American Art
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Buffalo Museum of Science

Container:
Box 1 of 5
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 05-017, National Museum of Natural History. Office of Exhibits, Exhibition Records
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Exhibition Records
Exhibition Records / Box 1
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Buffalo Museum of Science

Container:
Box 7 of 8
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 96-037, Association of Systematics Collections, Records
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Records
Records / Box 7
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Buffalo Museum of Science

Container:
Box 6 of 7
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-118, Smithsonian Productions, Production Records
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Production Records
Production Records / Box 6
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Buffalo Museum of Science, 1944-1949.

Container:
Box 5 of 56
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 267, Cooper-Hewitt Museum, Records
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Records
Records / Series 1: GENERAL CORRESPONDENCE, 1881, 1897, 1907-1973. / Box 5
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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New York, Buffalo Museum of Science, 1968-1969

Container:
Box 49 of 76
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 190, United States National Museum. Office of the Director, Records
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Records / Series 13: Museum Assistance, 1961-1973. Arranged alphabetically by state, then alphabetically by foreign country. / Box 49
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Folder 2 Buffalo Museum of Science, 1936-1938. Correspondence concerning Wright's Rockefeller Foundation internship at the museum. Correspondents include Chauncey J. Hamlin and Arthur Sterry Coggeshall.

Container:
Box 1 of 4
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7331, A. Gilbert Wright Papers
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A. Gilbert Wright Papers
A. Gilbert Wright Papers / Series 1: GENERAL CORRESPONDENCE, 1936-1981. ARRANGED ALPHABETICALLY. / Box 1
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Folder 1

Container:
Box 3 of 22
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-051, Freer Gallery of Art, Field Expedition Records
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Field Expedition Records
Field Expedition Records / Box 3
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Dagger-axe (ge 戈), fragment reworked

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 11 x 27.8 x 0.5 cm (4 3/8 x 10 15/16 x 3/16 in)
Culture:
Erlitou culture, ca. 2000-1600 BCE  Search this
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
probably Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 2000-ca. 1400 BCE
Period:
Erlitou culture or early Shang dynasty
Topic:
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Erligang period, Early Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1400 BCE)  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
F1978.31
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Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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Press Release, Announcement, and Clippings

Collection Creator:
Finch College. Museum of Art  Search this
Varian, Elayne H.  Search this
Container:
Box 15, Folder 55
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1975
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
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:
Exhibition records of the Contemporary Study Wing of the Finch College Museum of Art, 1943-1975. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Exhibition records of the Contemporary Study Wing of the Finch College Museum of Art
Exhibition records of the Contemporary Study Wing of the Finch College Museum of Art / Series 4: Exhibition Files / "James Brooks Retrospective" (1975)
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Wine flask (you) with handle and cover

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 31.5 × 14 × 14 cm (12 3/8 × 5 1/2 × 5 1/2 in)
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1300-1028 BCE
Period:
Shang dynasty
Topic:
snake  Search this
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
wine  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
F1974.31a-b
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Usage conditions apply
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Torso of a Standing Buddha

Medium:
Red sandstone
Dimensions:
H x W: 32.5 x 15.5 cm (12 13/16 x 6 1/8 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
Mathura, India
Date:
5th century
Period:
Gupta dynasty
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Buddha  Search this
Gupta dynasty (300 - 699)  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
F1976.15
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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Ritual wine vessel (zun)

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 29.2 × 22 cm (11 1/2 × 8 11/16 in)
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 12th-11th century BCE
Period:
Shang dynasty
Topic:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
wine  Search this
mask  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
F1978.29
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Water buffalo

Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8.5 × 15.4 × 7.8 cm (3 3/8 × 6 1/16 × 3 1/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
Anyang, probably Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty
Topic:
buffalo  Search this
Anyang period, Late Shang dynasty (ca. 1300 - 1050 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
F1978.30
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Fragment of standing Bodhisattva

Medium:
Sandstone with traces of polychrome
Dimensions:
H x W: 65.5 x 26.7 cm (25 13/16 x 10 1/2 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
Henan province, China
Date:
500-535
Period:
Northern Wei dynasty
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
bodhisattva  Search this
Northern Wei dynasty (386 - 534)  Search this
lotus  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
F1978.32
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Miniature sarcophagus as a Buddhist reliquary

Medium:
Gray limestone
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 32.7 x 21.8 x 48.5 cm (12 7/8 x 8 9/16 x 19 1/8 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
China
Date:
618-907
Period:
Tang dynasty
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
bird  Search this
dragon  Search this
flower  Search this
tiger  Search this
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
funerary  Search this
tortoise  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
F1978.33a-b
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Lion Head

Medium:
Limestone, probably referred to as marble
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 52 x 28 x 38 cm (20 1/2 x 11 x 14 15/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
Amaravati, Andhra Pradesh state, India
Date:
2nd century
Period:
Satavahana dynasty
Topic:
lion  Search this
Satavahana dynasty (1st century BCE - 299 CE)  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
F1978.34
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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
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
Credit Line:
Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
F1978.35
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Head of the Buddha

Medium:
Volcanic stone
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 34.5 x 23.7 x 25 cm (13 9/16 x 9 5/16 x 9 13/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
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
urna  Search this
Indonesia  Search this
Java  Search this
Southeast Asian Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
F1978.36
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Buffalo Museum of Science

Collection Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology  Search this
Smithsonian Institution. Department of Anthropology  Search this
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology  Search this
Container:
Box 5
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Some materials are restricted.

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Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Department of Anthropology Records, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Department of Anthropology records
Department of Anthropology records / Series 24: Antiquities Act Permits / 24.1: Permits – Prior to 1960
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3da6d6dd0-7c0c-4915-b47d-fb0665fc9cd9
EDAN-URL:
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