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Dance staff

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox)  Search this
Possible collector:
Milford G. Chandler (M.G. Chandler), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Previous owner:
Milford G. Chandler (M.G. Chandler), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Seller:
Milford G. Chandler (M.G. Chandler), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Object Name:
Dance staff
Media/Materials:
Wood, feather/feathers, porcupine quills, horsehair
Techniques:
Quill-wrapped (flat), wrapped
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Catalog Number:
14/1211
Barcode:
141211.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws696cf38c0-e55f-42d6-bff4-94b02375a6de
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_151711
Online Media:

Dance wand/baton

Culture/People:
Sac and Fox (Sauk & Fox)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dollie Sherman, Sac and Fox (Sauk & Fox)  Search this
Collector:
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923  Search this
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Dance wand/baton
Media/Materials:
Wood, fur, glass bead/beads, metal tacks/bosses
Techniques:
Gourd stitch/Brick stitch/Netted beadwork , studded
Object Type:
Personal items
Native Term:
a pa ta hon
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/5377
Barcode:
025377.000
See related items:
Sac and Fox (Sauk & Fox)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b6ab6219-12e1-43e1-8d26-2b6d76e3758a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_27018
Online Media:

Discovery Dance, Sac and Fox

Artist:
George Catlin, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1796-died Jersey City, NJ 1872  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
19 1/2 x 27 1/2 in. (49.5 x 69.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1835-1837
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Indian\Sauk and Fox  Search this
Ceremony\dance\Discovery Dance  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
Object number:
1985.66.448
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk783bce6b1-d3df-4a21-95ab-36bae4e7b360
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.448
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Slave Dance, Sac and Fox

Artist:
George Catlin, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1796-died Jersey City, NJ 1872  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
19 5/8 x 27 1/2 in. (49.7 x 70.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1835-1837
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Western  Search this
Ceremony\Indian  Search this
Indian\Sauk and Fox  Search this
Ceremony\dance\Slave Dance  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
Object number:
1985.66.450
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk730079eeb-6e38-45f6-b115-bd87d4391fbc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.450
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Begging Dance, Sauk and Fox

Artist:
George Catlin, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1796-died Jersey City, NJ 1872  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
19 5/8 x 27 1/2 in. (49.7 x 70.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1835-1837
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Ceremony\Indian  Search this
Indian\Sauk and Fox  Search this
Ceremony\dance\Begging Dance  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
Object number:
1985.66.439
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7a52b493b-fa8e-474a-9527-e49c06cacbb6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.439
Online Media:

Dance spear

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox)  Search this
Previous owner:
Pe'pa-ki'-waha, Meskwaki (Fox)  Search this
Collector:
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923  Search this
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Dance spear
Media/Materials:
Iron point, wood
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Personal items
Native Term:
cu' ma gun
Place:
Iowa; USA
Catalog Number:
2/7876
Barcode:
027876.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws640d17747-1dae-4fd1-8234-e66a1187956c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_29697
Online Media:

Dance accessory used during bundle ceremonies (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox)  Search this
Previous owner:
Pu'-ci'-ta-ni'-kwe', Meskwaki (Fox)  Search this
Collector:
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923  Search this
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Dance accessory used during bundle ceremonies (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Hair, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Native Term:
tho wa nu'k wi
Place:
Iowa; USA
Catalog Number:
2/7916
Barcode:
027916.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c81413bf-21df-4995-af38-b2a43731e31f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_29743

Dream Dance/Drum Dance Spoon/Ladle (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Sac and Fox (Sauk & Fox)  Search this
Previous owner:
John McClellan, Sac and Fox (Sauk & Fox)  Search this
Collector:
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923  Search this
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Dream Dance/Drum Dance Spoon/Ladle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Wood, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Bead-wrapped
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Native Term:
ska ba" walta e'm e kwan
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/6999
Barcode:
026999.000
See related items:
Sac and Fox (Sauk & Fox)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6aca8d418-6c4f-4ec9-b3b5-eba175cb4f0b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_28387

Dance fan

Culture/People:
Nunivagmiut Cup'ik [Nunivak Island]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Willie Wassillie, Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Samuel K. Fox Museum  Search this
Object Name:
Dance fan
Media/Materials:
Whale bone, ivory, owl feather/feathers, stone, musk ox hide/skin, paint
Techniques:
Carved, painted, inlaid
Dimensions:
43.1 x 35.8 x 1.8 cm
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Togiak; Bristol Bay Native Corporation; Alaska; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1988
Catalog Number:
26/684
Barcode:
260684.000
See related items:
Nunivagmiut Cup'ik [Nunivak Island]
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws622f92351-1b0f-42d0-bae5-fc06cc1b9185
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276851

Dance club and bag (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox)  Search this
Collector:
Truman Michelson, Non-Indian, 1879-1938  Search this
Object Name:
Dance club and bag (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Hemp yarn/twine, buffalo bone
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Iowa; USA
Catalog Number:
4/7387
Barcode:
047387.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6fbe40452-9f44-46f2-b880-2351a3c56ba2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_51092

Dance shield (No image available)

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox)  Search this
Collector:
Truman Michelson, Non-Indian, 1879-1938  Search this
Object Name:
Dance shield (No image available)
Media/Materials:
Buffalo hide/skin
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Catalog Number:
6/7878
Barcode:
067878.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64c5219c2-80c6-49ac-8ad9-a8a0d32d18e0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_72843

Dance bustle (No image available)

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox)  Search this
Possible collector:
Milford G. Chandler (M.G. Chandler), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Previous owner:
Milford G. Chandler (M.G. Chandler), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Seller:
Milford G. Chandler (M.G. Chandler), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Object Name:
Dance bustle (No image available)
Media/Materials:
Feather/feathers
Techniques:
Wrapped, tied
Dimensions:
131 x 30 cm
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Catalog Number:
14/1193
Barcode:
141193.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f0eae675-07a2-473d-b2bf-ccacc3b268af
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_151693

Dance club (No image available)

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox)  Search this
Previous owner:
Mu'-dji'-kwa"w, Meskwaki (Fox)  Search this
Collector:
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923  Search this
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Dance club (No image available)
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Personal items
Native Term:
be' kwi' gi'
Place:
Iowa; USA
Catalog Number:
2/7864
Barcode:
027864.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws680906ea5-abe4-4416-812b-68311b77a1cf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_29684

Eagle Dance

Artist:
George Catlin, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1796-died Jersey City, NJ 1872  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
26 1/8 x 32 5/8 in. (66.4 x 82.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1845-1848
Topic:
Western  Search this
Ceremony\dance\Eagle Dance  Search this
Ceremony\Indian  Search this
Indian\Sauk and Fox  Search this
Indian\Iowa  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\teepee  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
Object number:
1985.66.386,440
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk768fd61cc-b6b8-450b-8a52-23243f957332
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.386_440
Online Media:

Dance staff

Culture/People:
Oklahoma Shawnee  Search this
Previous owner:
Chief Joe Billy (Pem Mep To/i'le'ni we ga wi'), Absentee Shawnee [Shawnee, Oklahoma-Pottawatomie County], 1835-1917  Search this
Collector:
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923  Search this
Leo Walker, Sac and Fox (Sauk & Fox)  Search this
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Dance staff
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Personal items
Native Term:
a pa t'owe
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/6542
Barcode:
026542.000
See related items:
Oklahoma Shawnee
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws60d8fb7de-d1d4-446f-bfc8-6361365dc9e0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_28185
Online Media:

Sac and Fox Buffalo Dance

Culture/People:
Absentee Shawnee [Shawnee, Oklahoma-Pottawatomie County]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Earnest L. Spybuck (Ernest Spybuck/Mahthela), Absentee Shawnee [Shawnee, Oklahoma-Pottawatomie County], 1883-1949  Search this
Commissioner:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Title:
Sac and Fox Buffalo Dance
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Paper, graphite, watercolor
Techniques:
Drawn, painted
Dimensions:
69 x 45.3 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Shawnee; Pottawatomie County; Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
1910-1918
Catalog Number:
7/4791
Barcode:
074791.000
See related items:
Absentee Shawnee [Shawnee, Oklahoma-Pottawatomie County]
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6d7101a59-d954-4f25-8582-585dceee17bf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_80804
Online Media:

Dancing fox

Artist:
Ohara Koson 小原古邨 (1877-1945)  Search this
Publisher:
Daikokuya  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 34.6 x 18.9 cm (13 5/8 x 7 7/16 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
ca. 1910
Period:
Meiji era
Topic:
fox  Search this
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Robert O. Muller collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Robert O. Muller Collection
Accession Number:
S2003.8.1844
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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/ye3cdb158a7-4116-4096-b5ba-6909557aa465
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2003.8.1844

Dancing fox

Artist:
Ohara Koson 小原古邨 (1877-1945)  Search this
Publisher:
Daikokuya  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 34.5 x 18.7 cm (13 9/16 x 7 3/8 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
ca. 1910
Period:
Meiji era
Topic:
fox  Search this
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Robert O. Muller collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Robert O. Muller Collection
Accession Number:
S2003.8.1845
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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/ye3b39c2c7e-3efa-4cd5-a7ba-90725df4e9a5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2003.8.1845

Dance accessory (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Iowa  Search this
Previous owner:
Jake Dale, Iowa  Search this
Collector:
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923  Search this
Leo Walker, Sac and Fox (Sauk & Fox)  Search this
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Dance accessory (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Squirrel skin/fur
Techniques:
Tanned
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/6895
Barcode:
026895.000
See related items:
Iowa
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65b614096-a34e-4b73-b441-fe91afe05adc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_28672

Dance accessory (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Iowa  Search this
Collector:
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923  Search this
Leo Walker, Sac and Fox (Sauk & Fox)  Search this
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Dance accessory (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Squirrel skin/fur
Techniques:
Tanned
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/6886
Barcode:
026886.000
See related items:
Iowa
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c0e1425b-409d-44a6-b3bc-6a64b4b8771b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_28663

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