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Power of Giving 2015 | Donation Ceremony: Objects Connected to Everyday Giving

Creator:
National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
Symposia
YouTube Videos
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2017-04-21T20:14:39.000Z
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Education  Search this
Topic:
American History  Search this
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Votive tablet, or phra phim, depicting the Buddha's first sermon at Sarnath

Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 12.8 x 9.2 cm (5 1/16 x 3 5/8 in)
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
Nakhon Sawan province, Central Thailand
Date:
7th-8th century
Period:
Dvaravati period
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Buddha  Search this
Dvaravati period (ca. 500 - 900)  Search this
lotus  Search this
ascetic  Search this
vajra  Search this
Thailand  Search this
Brahma  Search this
Indra  Search this
dharmachakra  Search this
Southeast Asian Art  Search this
Hauge collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number:
S2005.424
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3a9de0850-23c9-4f45-8e28-65bebefadbf6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2005.424

Votive tablet, or phra phim, depicting the Eighteen Buddhas, or Phra Sib-paed

Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 9.7 x 6.5 cm (3 13/16 x 2 9/16 in)
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
Lamphun province, Northern Thailand
Date:
late 13th century
Period:
Hariphunchai period
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Buddha  Search this
Thailand  Search this
bhumisparsha mudra  Search this
Southeast Asian Art  Search this
Hauge collection  Search this
Haripunjaya period (ca. 799 - 1292)  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number:
S2005.425
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye32fdadf94-8af9-4abe-8bb1-3eeee9767eef
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2005.425

Votive tablet, or phra phim, depicting the Eighteen Buddhas, or Phra Sib-paed

Medium:
Molded terracotta
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 11.3 x 7.3 cm (4 7/16 x 2 7/8 in)
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
Lamphun province, Northern Thailand
Date:
late 13th century
Period:
Hariphunchai period
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Buddha  Search this
Thailand  Search this
bhumisparsha mudra  Search this
Southeast Asian Art  Search this
Hauge collection  Search this
Haripunjaya period (ca. 799 - 1292)  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number:
S2005.426
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Google Cultural Institute
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye367f61617-749a-473d-a8ef-3f2910193f55
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2005.426

Votive tablet, or phra phim, depicting the Eighteen Buddhas, or Phra Sib-paed

Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 9.7 x 6.5 cm (3 13/16 x 2 9/16 in)
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
Lamphun province, Northern Thailand
Date:
late 13th century
Period:
Hariphunchai period
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Buddha  Search this
Thailand  Search this
bhumisparsha mudra  Search this
Southeast Asian Art  Search this
Hauge collection  Search this
Haripunjaya period (ca. 799 - 1292)  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number:
S2005.427
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Google Cultural Institute
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3c7ef304c-af90-4262-ae3d-9b1f362a5afd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2005.427

Votive tablet, or phra phim, depicting the Eighteen Buddhas, or Phra Sib-paed

Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 11.6 x 7.6 cm (4 9/16 x 3 in)
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
Lamphun province, Northern Thailand
Date:
late 13th century
Period:
Hariphunchai period
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Buddha  Search this
Thailand  Search this
bhumisparsha mudra  Search this
Southeast Asian Art  Search this
Hauge collection  Search this
Haripunjaya period (ca. 799 - 1292)  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number:
S2005.428
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye346857417-57a2-4021-b96c-1abe2200bbd9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2005.428

Votive tablet of the Buddha in dhyanamudra

Medium:
Earthenware with traces of gilding
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 23.1 × 14.3 × 5.1 cm (9 1/8 × 5 5/8 × 2 in)
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
Kalasin province, Thailand
Date:
11th century
Period:
Dvaravati period
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Buddha  Search this
Dvaravati period (ca. 500 - 900)  Search this
Thailand  Search this
abhaya mudra  Search this
earthenware  Search this
Southeast Asian Art  Search this
Hauge collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number:
S2005.432
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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F|S Southeast Asia
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye309cfcaad-f419-4e47-9186-d08689ecc31f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2005.432

Ceremonial object

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D (a): 21.3 x 2.7 x 1.3 cm (8 3/8 x 1 1/16 x 1/2 in)
H x W x D (b): 22.1 x 2.2 x 1.3 cm (8 11/16 x 7/8 x 1/2 in)
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
China
Date:
1644-1911
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1911.446a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3212e5a44-ace0-473d-bc57-58803ac72b9c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1911.446a-b
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Ritual bell (dotaku)

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W: 95.7 x 50.8 cm (37 11/16 x 20 in)
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
Kinki region, Japan
Date:
2nd century
Period:
Yayoi period
Topic:
Yayoi period (400 B.C.E - 250 CE)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1968.73
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1968.73

Untitled

Type:
Archival materials
Summary:
Department of Arts and Industries - Section of Religious Ceremonial Objects. See box 5.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 158, United States National Museum, Curators' Annual Reports
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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-refidd1e1196

Folder 5 Department of Oriental Antiquities: Annual Report, 1893-1894. Includes annual reports of the Section of Religious Ceremonial Objects of the Department of Arts and Industries, by Cyrus Adler, curator of both collections.

Container:
Box 5 of 98
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 158, United States National Museum, Curators' Annual Reports
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Curators' Annual Reports / Series 1: Annual, Semiannual and Monthly Reports of Departments of the United States National Museum, 1881-1897, arranged by department. / Box 5
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0158-refidd1e2148

Broad chisel

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6.5 × 5.4 × 0.4 cm (2 9/16 × 2 1/8 × 3/16 in)
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 12th-11th century BCE
Period:
Shang dynasty
Topic:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.169
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye35542e750-b6ad-4421-b47c-2d9a11839ac3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1916.169

Straight chisel (gui)

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 28.7 × 7.6 × 1.3 cm (11 5/16 × 3 × 1/2 in)
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
China
Date:
1644-1911
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.388
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye379a575b0-091b-4353-a3be-bd01ef240451
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1916.388

Straight chisel (gui)

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 27.3 × 7 × 1.4 cm (10 3/4 × 2 3/4 × 9/16 in)
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
China
Date:
3rd century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.496
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1916.496
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Blade (fragment)

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 13.5 × 6.5 × 1.1 cm (5 5/16 × 2 9/16 × 7/16 in)
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
China
Date:
1600-771 BCE
Period:
Shang or Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1918.30
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1918.30
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Axe (fu 斧)

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 11.3 × 4.4 × 0.8 cm (4 7/16 × 1 3/4 × 5/16 in)
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1600-1050 BCE
Period:
Shang dynasty
Topic:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1918.35
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1918.35
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Mortar with textile designs

Culture/People:
probably Ancestral Pueblo (Anasazi): Chaco (archaeological) (attributed)  Search this
Expedition:
Hyde Exploring Expedition (1896-1899)  Search this
Expedition leader:
George Hubbard Pepper (GHP), Non-Indian, 1873-1924  Search this
Richard Wetherill, Non-Indian, 1858-1910  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
B. Talbot B. Hyde (Benjamin Talbot Babbitt Hyde/B. T. Babbitt Hyde/B.T.B. Hyde), Non-Indian, 1872-1933  Search this
Frederick E. Hyde, Jr. (Frederick Erastus Hyde Jr.), Non-Indian, 1874-1944  Search this
Previous owner:
B. Talbot B. Hyde (Benjamin Talbot Babbitt Hyde/B. T. Babbitt Hyde/B.T.B. Hyde), Non-Indian, 1872-1933  Search this
Seller:
B. Talbot B. Hyde (Benjamin Talbot Babbitt Hyde/B. T. Babbitt Hyde/B.T.B. Hyde), Non-Indian, 1872-1933  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Mortar with textile designs
Media/Materials:
Sandstone, paint
Techniques:
Ground, pecked, painted
Dimensions:
20.5 x 13.5 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Room 80; Pueblo Bonito ruins, Chaco Canyon National Historical Park; San Juan County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
AD 900-1100 (Pueblo II period)
Catalog Number:
5/1364
Barcode:
051364.000
See related items:
Ancestral Pueblo (Anasazi): Chaco (archaeological)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Southwest
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6fd6834a8-e916-4109-991c-4ee2c1be574b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_55052
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Oversized "Ceremonial Objects" Series from Box 9, Folder 3

Collection Creator:
Zimmerman, Elyn, 1945-  Search this
Container:
Box 21
Type:
Archival materials
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 born-digital records or 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:
Elyn Zimmerman papers, 1967-2019. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Elyn Zimmerman papers
Elyn Zimmerman papers / Series 4: Project and Commission Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9fe1e4273-d56e-4b27-becf-dc1cf675d9cd
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-zimmelyn-ref219

American Indian Drawings and Stencils

Collection Creator:
Zimmerman, Elyn, 1945-  Search this
Container:
Box 21, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
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 born-digital records or 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:
Elyn Zimmerman papers, 1967-2019. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Elyn Zimmerman papers
Elyn Zimmerman papers / Series 4: Project and Commission Files / Oversized "Ceremonial Objects" Series from Box 9, Folder 3
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9e8d3421f-2487-4068-a6f7-6fe5310b977d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-zimmelyn-ref220

Banner Stone Drawings

Collection Creator:
Zimmerman, Elyn, 1945-  Search this
Container:
Box 21, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
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 born-digital records or 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:
Elyn Zimmerman papers, 1967-2019. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Elyn Zimmerman papers
Elyn Zimmerman papers / Series 4: Project and Commission Files / Oversized "Ceremonial Objects" Series from Box 9, Folder 3
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a1befaeb-7006-48ee-b7dc-6d4ab7505eae
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-zimmelyn-ref221

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