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Shaman's mask (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Tlingit [Guna'xu (Gonaho)]  Search this
Previous owner:
American Museum of Natural History (AMNH), 1869-  Search this
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Seller:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Shaman's mask (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Wood, paint
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Place:
Grave House; Dry Bay; Sealaska Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
11/1754
Barcode:
111754.000
See related items:
Tlingit [Guna'xu (Gonaho)]
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6cfb27a76-9cf3-4d76-a31c-fe8ae3c6156f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_120557

Mask

Culture/People:
Tlingit  Search this
Object Name:
Mask
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Object Type:
Masks and Masking
Place:
Sealaska Native Corporation; Alaska; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
2/6359
Barcode:
026359.000
See related items:
Tlingit
Masks and Masking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws66134c701-fa20-4983-8d58-366579beeaa9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_27992
Online Media:

Basket with cover

Culture/People:
Tlingit  Search this
Previous owner:
J. Dalston, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Basket with cover
Media/Materials:
Spruce root, bear grass
Techniques:
Twined, false-embroidered
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Sealaska Native Corporation; Alaska; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
3/6084
Barcode:
036084.000
See related items:
Tlingit
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws631dfc84a-cf23-458e-9808-2a442328a5d0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_38296
Online Media:

Shaman's crown (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Tlingit  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Object Name:
Shaman's crown (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Copper, hide, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Perforated, laced
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Place:
Sealaska Native Corporation; Alaska; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
4/1708
Barcode:
041708.000
See related items:
Tlingit
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6ba79b59d-9ee1-4471-8eea-fc22539b6013
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_44614

Ear ornament

Culture/People:
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo)  Search this
Previous owner:
D. M. Averill and Company  Search this
Seller:
D. M. Averill and Company  Search this
Object Name:
Ear ornament
Media/Materials:
Animal bone
Techniques:
Carved, inlaid
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Cape Nome; Bering Straits Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
4543
Barcode:
004543.000
See related items:
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6fb16d3f0-4aa5-4a43-bad7-a53abb140779
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_4661
Online Media:

Snowshoes

Culture/People:
probably Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo) (attributed)  Search this
Object Name:
Snowshoes
Media/Materials:
Wood, hide
Techniques:
Laced
Object Type:
Transportation Items
Place:
Yukon River; Calista Native Corporation, Doyon Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
4/8902
Barcode:
048902.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Transportation Items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a0ae8f74-f2aa-4313-948c-bbdc75fc74df
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_52434
Online Media:

Toggle

Culture/People:
Yup'ik [Bristol Bay]  Search this
Previous owner:
Fred Harvey Company (Fred Harvey Indian Department), 1876-1966  Search this
Seller:
Fred Harvey Company (Fred Harvey Indian Department), 1876-1966  Search this
Object Name:
Toggle
Media/Materials:
Animal Bone
Techniques:
Incised, carved, perforated
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Bristol Bay; Bristol Bay Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
5/485
Barcode:
050485.000
See related items:
Yup'ik [Bristol Bay]
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws69d470043-0c9f-4c60-bf82-09dc65f81319
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_54424
Online Media:

Gaff part/fragment

Culture/People:
Tlingit  Search this
Object Name:
Gaff part/fragment
Media/Materials:
Antler, cedar bark
Techniques:
Carved, drilled, wrapped
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Sealaska Native Corporation; Alaska; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
5/962
Barcode:
050962.000
See related items:
Tlingit
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e42299d5-dd9d-4904-aaf0-4342be1ac2ee
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_54683
Online Media:

Basket

Culture/People:
Tlingit  Search this
Previous owner:
Archer V. Martin (Archer Evans Stringer Martin), Non-Indian, 1865-1941  Search this
Seller:
Archer V. Martin (Archer Evans Stringer Martin), Non-Indian, 1865-1941  Search this
Object Name:
Basket
Media/Materials:
Spruce root, hide, cotton cloth, bear grass
Techniques:
Twined, false-embroidered, stitched
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Sealaska Native Corporation; Alaska; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
5/625
Barcode:
050625.000
See related items:
Tlingit
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64ae49341-4d05-4f3a-97bc-6c7cccfe48e7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_54789
Online Media:

Necklace

Culture/People:
Tlingit  Search this
Previous owner:
Archer V. Martin (Archer Evans Stringer Martin), Non-Indian, 1865-1941  Search this
Seller:
Archer V. Martin (Archer Evans Stringer Martin), Non-Indian, 1865-1941  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace
Media/Materials:
Dentalium shell/shells, wool cloth
Techniques:
Strung
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Sealaska Native Corporation; Alaska; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
5/628
Barcode:
050628.000
See related items:
Tlingit
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws689524887-8731-4736-a7bc-f61d42c442b5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_54792
Online Media:

Octopus bag

Culture/People:
Chilkat Tlingit  Search this
Object Name:
Octopus bag
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, silk ribbon, cotton cloth, wool yarn, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, edge beaded, tasseled
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place:
Sealaska Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
5/660
Barcode:
050660.000
See related items:
Chilkat Tlingit
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b1fd3176-c6bc-4a94-a15d-7eb4bbd17a57
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_54825
Online Media:

Kayak model with figure

Culture/People:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo) or Unangan (Aleut) (attributed)  Search this
Object Name:
Kayak model with figure
Media/Materials:
Walrus Ivory, cotton thread
Techniques:
Carved, incised, tied
Dimensions:
17.50 x 2.50 x 2.80 cm
Object Type:
Watercraft and accessories
Place:
Copper River; Ahtna Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Date created:
circa 1890
Catalog Number:
6107
Barcode:
006107.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Watercraft and accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws61c8f3a6a-bfff-4ddc-8406-5525eaf062d3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_6453
Online Media:

Gambling stick

Culture/People:
Tlingit  Search this
Previous owner:
Fred Harvey Company (Fred Harvey Indian Department), 1876-1966  Search this
Seller:
Fred Harvey Company (Fred Harvey Indian Department), 1876-1966  Search this
Object Name:
Gambling stick
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling
Place:
Sealaska Native Corporation; Alaska; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
6/748
Barcode:
060748.000
See related items:
Tlingit
Games, Toys, Gambling
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6bffc8045-8164-4829-a5e6-94c4d5cf3218
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_65593
Online Media:

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
Non-Indian; probably used by the Tlingit  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Unmodified
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Sealaska Native Corporation; Alaska; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
6/1988
Barcode:
061988.000
See related items:
Non-Indian
Tlingit
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b1bca83d-64ba-4247-8a72-fbeeb927ec33
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_66783
Online Media:

Funerary mask (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo) [Kinugumiut/Kingegan/Cape Prince of Wales]  Search this
Previous owner:
Joseph Chilberg, Non-Indian, 1850-1939  Search this
Seller:
Joseph Chilberg, Non-Indian, 1850-1939  Search this
Object Name:
Funerary mask (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Cape Prince of Wales; Bering Straits Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
7/2330
Barcode:
072330.000
See related items:
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo) [Kinugumiut/Kingegan/Cape Prince of Wales]
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6034224a6-cb03-4e09-abbe-bfb701984c75
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_77488

Yoke

Culture/People:
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo)  Search this
Object Name:
Yoke
Media/Materials:
Caribou antler
Techniques:
Perforated
Object Type:
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Place:
Kotzebue Sound; NANA Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
8/1349
Barcode:
081349.000
See related items:
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo)
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6af4fba83-c565-4a2a-82b4-307dc62ed44b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_87583
Online Media:

Hide

Culture/People:
Yup'ik [Bristol Bay]  Search this
Previous owner:
James Paulding Farnham (James P. Farnham), Non-Indian, 1898-1945  Search this
Seller:
James Paulding Farnham (James P. Farnham), Non-Indian, 1898-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Hide
Media/Materials:
Hide
Techniques:
Aboriginally repaired
Object Type:
Materials: Prepared
Place:
Bristol Bay; Bristol Bay Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
8/2938
Barcode:
082938.000
See related items:
Yup'ik [Bristol Bay]
Materials: Prepared
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws69d0a101e-243b-41d2-9842-612d38bee4b1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_89271
Online Media:

Basket

Culture/People:
Tlingit  Search this
Object Name:
Basket
Media/Materials:
Spruce root, maidenhair fern stem
Techniques:
Twined, false-embroidered
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Sealaska Native Corporation; Alaska; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
20/9321
Barcode:
209321.000
See related items:
Tlingit
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e1c38f06-d243-442c-921f-11bce21f44d7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_223487
Online Media:

Snow knife

Culture/People:
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo)  Search this
Object Name:
Snow knife
Media/Materials:
Animal Bone
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Kotzebue Sound; NANA Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
20/9355
Barcode:
209355.000
See related items:
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo)
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65db463e9-7148-408e-ad16-765be49e5327
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_223522
Online Media:

Ice scoop

Culture/People:
probably Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo) (attributed)  Search this
Object Name:
Ice scoop
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Bering Strait; Bering Straits Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Catalog Number:
21/2637
Barcode:
212637.000
See related items:
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo)
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6265b4470-9996-44de-81ff-16f51c67fd34
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_226607
Online Media:

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