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Verville-Sperry M-1 Messenger

Designer:
Alfred V. Verville  Search this
Manufacturer:
Lawrence B. Sperry  Search this
Dimensions:
Wing span: 6.096 m (20 ft)
Length: 5.41 m (17 ft 9 in)
Height: 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in)
Weight, empty: 283 kg (623 lb)
Weight, gross: 391 kg (862 lb)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1920
Credit Line:
Gift of Edward V. Rickenbacker
Inventory Number:
A19580040000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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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/nv9538e1994-1c5f-40c6-a7f3-f54cb065f0f9
EDAN-URL:
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Siri Berg papers, 1966-1998

Creator:
Berg, Siri, 1921-2020  Search this
Subject:
American Abstract Artists  Search this
Type:
Video recordings
Citation:
Siri Berg papers, 1966-1998. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Women educators  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6171
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216405
AAA_collcode_bergsiri
Theme:
Women
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_216405
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[Trade catalogs from Chicago Hardware Foundry Co.]

Variant company name:
Est. 1897  Search this
Company Name:
Chicago Hardware Foundry Co.  Search this
Notes content:
High grade iron, Ni-resist, semi-steel, brass, bronze, aluminum and alloy castings, machine work, plating, porcelain enameling ; Sani food and drink equipment ; "Favorite" and "saniware" cookware and Sani electric hand driers ; stools and tables, employee lunch room tables with attached seats ; "Keep 'Em Flying, Keep 'Em Sailing, Keep 'Em Rolling, Keep 'Em Fed" catalog about their war efforts during WWII.
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
19 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
North Chicago, Illinois, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Brass; bronze and specialty metals  Search this
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Hotel; bar and restaurant supplies  Search this
Iron and steel products (castings; sheet steel; steel wire; wire rope; pig iron and structural steel products )  Search this
Topic:
"Hotels -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Bars (Drinking establishments)  Search this
Beverage industry  Search this
Brass  Search this
Bronze  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Food industry and trade  Search this
Furniture industry and trade  Search this
House furnishings  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Iron industry and trade  Search this
Metals  Search this
Restaurants  Search this
Steel industry and trade  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10752
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10752

[Trade catalogs from Allied Electronics, Inc.]

Company Name:
Allied Electronics, Inc.  Search this
Related companies:
Avnet Co. ; Spartan MFG Corp.  Search this
Notes content:
batteries ; circuit breakers and accessories ; fuses and fuse clips, blocks, holders, kits and testers ; surge protectors ; fans ; motors ; cabinets ; relays ; timers ; counters ; controls ; sensors ; thermostats ; switches ; magnifier lamps ; hardware ; wire and accessories ; connectors ; emergency lights ; exit signs ; indicators ; lamps ; arrays ; optoelectronics ; optoisolators ; optoswitches ; photocells ; photodiodes ; phototransistors ; tubes ; vacuum fluorescent displays ; capacitors ; chokes and inductors ; filters and voltage suppressors ; oscillators ; potentiometers ; resistors ; thermistors ; AC/DC power supplies ; DC/DC converters ; semiconductors ; solder equipment, chemicals, and cleaners ; telephone, audio, security and computer products ; panel meters ; test equipment ; adapters ; transformers; solenoids ; www.alliedelec.com
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
5 pieces; 5 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Fort Worth, Texas, United States
Date range:
1900s-2000s
Topic (Romaine term):
Chemicals and chemical products  Search this
Cleaning tools and supplies  Search this
Computers and computer equipment  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Hardware and hand tools  Search this
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Locks and safes (including alarm and security systems)  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Telephone; telegraph and telecommunications equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
Calculators  Search this
Candles  Search this
Chemicals  Search this
Cleaning compounds  Search this
Cleaning machinery and appliances  Search this
Computers  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Engines  Search this
Hardware  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Locks and keys  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Motors  Search this
Optical equipment  Search this
Safes  Search this
Security systems  Search this
Telecommunication systems  Search this
Telephone  Search this
Telephone supplies industry  Search this
Tools  Search this
Weighing instruments  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_34655
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_34655

Container in the shape of a snow goose

Medium:
Earthenware with white slip and colored pigments under clear lead glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 6.6 x 9.3 cm (2 5/8 x 3 11/16 in)
Style:
Ikaho ware
Type:
Container
Origin:
Ikaho, Gumma prefecture, Japan
Date:
late 19th century
Period:
Meiji era
Topic:
goose  Search this
Ikaho ware  Search this
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1902.79a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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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/ye39489d565-320a-485f-a621-c5fc5877937f
EDAN-URL:
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Fragmentary jar

Medium:
Stone-paste painted with color under glaze and with lustre
Dimensions:
H x W: 14.5 x 13.1 cm (5 11/16 x 5 3/16 in)
Style:
Raqqa ware
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Raqqa, Syria
Date:
12th-13th century
Topic:
Syria  Search this
Raqqa ware  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
lustre  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1908.142
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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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/ye3bea804af-3157-4622-a552-7748ae0afe0c
EDAN-URL:
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Fragmentary goblet

Medium:
Stone-paste painted with color under glaze and with lustre
Dimensions:
H x W: 14.6 x 16 cm (5 3/4 x 6 5/16 in)
Style:
Raqqa ware
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Raqqa, Syria
Date:
12th-13th century
Topic:
Syria  Search this
Raqqa ware  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
lustre  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1908.152
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/ye33d7a1c95-cdce-46ac-a80c-da23abac358d
EDAN-URL:
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Jug

Medium:
Stone-paste painted with color under glaze and with lustre
Dimensions:
H x W: 14.5 x 13.6 cm (5 11/16 x 5 3/8 in)
Style:
Raqqa ware
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Raqqa, Syria
Date:
12th-13th century
Topic:
Syria  Search this
Raqqa ware  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
lustre  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1908.186
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/ye301c0dd2c-171e-424e-ad3a-0dfc64dda95d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1908.186

Rakka type ware bottle

Medium:
Earthenware with turquoise alkali-silicate glaze colored by copper
Dimensions:
H x W: 16.6 x 11.2 cm (6 9/16 x 4 7/16 in)
Style:
Raqqa type ware
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Iraq
Date:
11th-12th century
Topic:
Iraq  Search this
Raqqa ware  Search this
earthenware  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1910.26
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/ye3b3187da2-04f0-4a0c-9b7c-596a7712bf68
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1910.26
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Fragmentary bowl

Medium:
Stone-paste painted with color under glaze and with lustre
Dimensions:
H x W: 11.2 x 23.5 cm (4 7/16 x 9 1/4 in)
Style:
Raqqa ware
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Raqqa, Syria
Date:
12th-13th century
Topic:
Syria  Search this
Raqqa ware  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
lustre  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1911.16
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/ye34ae00695-f9df-46cd-9af1-090dd9e483fe
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1911.16
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Jar

Medium:
Glazed clay
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 32.1 x 22 cm (12 5/8 x 8 11/16 in)
Style:
Pewabic ware
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Detroit, Michigan, United States
Date:
ca. 1914
Topic:
Pewabic ware  Search this
United States  Search this
glazed  Search this
American Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1914.117
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/ye3cb22dc97-f633-46cc-965e-85675de1f237
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1914.117
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Tapestries (Ko-ssu)

Medium:
Color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W: 19.5 x 19.5 cm (7 11/16 x 7 11/16 in)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Origin:
China
Date:
1368-1644
Period:
Possibly Ming dynasty
Topic:
flower  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
China  Search this
rock  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1918.48a-h
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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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/ye38846fc19-1f59-4a7d-8027-250522c32b4b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1918.48a-h
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Carp

Artist:
Utagawa Hiroshige 歌川広重 (1797-1858)  Search this
Author:
Poem by Komogaki Makuzu 篶垣真葛  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 24.9 x 36.3 cm (9 13/16 x 14 5/16 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
ca. 1850
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
fish  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
carp  Search this
Japan  Search this
ukiyo-e  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
koi  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of John Fuegi and Jo Francis
Accession Number:
F2000.14
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/ye3091a1ab1-322c-4c27-8042-9fc258c510d5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F2000.14

Dragon and Phoenix Silk Rug

Medium:
Silk pile with gold colored metallic thread overlay on a weave of cotton and wool warp threads and silk weft threads. Silk fringe.
Dimensions:
H x W: 211 x 126 cm (83 1/16 x 49 5/8 in)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Origin:
Possibly Beijing, China
Date:
1930-40
Topic:
dragon  Search this
phoenix  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Pritzlaff collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program and partial gift of Richard G. Pritzlaff
Accession Number:
S1991.68
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3b1193d6e-7b6b-4b43-b3e9-f255c03078b0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1991.68

Language of the Birds

Artist:
Ali Banisadr, Iranian, b. Tehran, 1976  Search this
Medium:
Oil on linen
Dimensions:
66 × 88 in. (167.6 × 223.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
2018
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Noshirvani Family, 2019
Accession Number:
2019.015
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py22507daba-f6f8-43e5-b1dc-241913eeb13a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_2019.015

Agricola I

Artist:
David Smith, American, b. Decatur, Indiana, 1906–1965  Search this
Medium:
Steel and paint
Dimensions:
73 1/2 x 55 1/4 x 24 5/8 in. (186.5 x 140.3 x 62.5 cm); including base height: 1 in. (2.5 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1951-1952
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.4638
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Abstract Expressionism (First Generation)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py21051c49d-c18e-4bcf-8d75-ce9c70d312be
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.4638

Bird Courts the Muse

Artist:
Carmen Cicero, American, b. Newark, New Jersey, 1926  Search this
Medium:
Oil on linen
Dimensions:
60 1/8 x 76 1/8 in. (152.6 x 193.2 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1962
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.913
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Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py24bca6ae7-d749-4478-8479-263b822e1f3d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.913

Aerial Construction

Artist:
David Smith, American, b. Decatur, Indiana, 1906–1965  Search this
Medium:
Iron and paint
Dimensions:
10 × 30 7/8 × 11 1/2 in. (25.1 × 78.4 × 29 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1936
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1972
Accession Number:
72.267
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Abstract Expressionism (First Generation)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2bd45b2a2-e3bf-4653-bbc4-6f34a2285090
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_72.267

Optic Nerve

Artist:
Barbara Hammer, born Los Angeles, CA 1939-died New York City 2019  Search this
Sound:
Helen Thorington  Search this
Medium:
16mm film transferred to video, color, sound; 16:43 minutes
Type:
Media Arts
Date:
1985
Topic:
Figure\fragment\eye  Search this
Figure\fragment\face  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Richard Chang
Object number:
2023.4.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Time-Based Media Art
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73a95e9ca-26ea-4337-8e83-48f431724d95
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2023.4.1

Pond & Waterfall

Artist:
Barbara Hammer, born Los Angeles, CA 1939-died New York City 2019  Search this
Medium:
16mm film transferred to video, color, silent; 14:53 minutes
Type:
Media Arts
Date:
1982
Topic:
Landscape\lake  Search this
Landscape\waterfall  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Richard Chang
Object number:
2023.4.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Time-Based Media Art
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71a4e754f-6dbb-4f83-be5c-1effb734bf2c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2023.4.2

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