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Pottery smoother

Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Previous owner:
Alsu'n, Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Elsie Davis, Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Pottery smoother
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Abraded
Dimensions:
5.75 x 5 x 2.25 cm
Object Type:
Pottery making tools
Native Term:
ga L e ti'n
Place:
Swain County and Jackson County; North Carolina; USA
Catalog Number:
1/9036
Barcode:
019036.000
See related items:
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Pottery making tools
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e65a2b0b-c918-4da6-963c-eddee5f7a0a3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20423
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Divination plumb bob

Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Previous owner:
John K. White (John Kennard White), Cherokee descent, 1937-2006  Search this
Object Name:
Divination plumb bob
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Incised
Dimensions:
4.9 x 2.6 x 2.6 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Native Term:
adonvdodi
Place:
Swain County; North Carolina; USA
Date created:
circa 1930
Catalog Number:
23/7848
Barcode:
237848.000
See related items:
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6138eeef9-2f44-4b6f-8760-7f6e7c397673
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_253404
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Gambling basket/tray

Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Previous owner:
Sally Hill (Ayasta), Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Gambling basket/tray
Media/Materials:
Cane (Swamp cane/River cane)
Techniques:
Twill-plaited
Dimensions:
9.5 x 29 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling
Native Term:
a kwi'n ni ya sti'n su ke i'n
Place:
Swain County and Jackson County; North Carolina; USA
Catalog Number:
1/9169
Barcode:
019169.000
See related items:
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Games, Toys, Gambling
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws66bf61b42-6493-405b-bb04-2fddaf3c4d99
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20137
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Basket with cover

Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Previous owner:
John Long, Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Basket with cover
Media/Materials:
Cane (Swamp cane/River cane)
Techniques:
Twill-plaited
Dimensions:
36 x 50 x 35 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Native Term:
ta la tsa gus a i'n'
Place:
Swain County and Jackson County; North Carolina; USA
Date created:
1908
Catalog Number:
1/9196
Barcode:
019196.000
See related items:
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e17511b2-1eb3-4304-a730-6d1cdadaa548
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20176
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Salt container

Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Previous owner:
Peter Knottytom, Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Salt container
Media/Materials:
Gourd
Techniques:
Cut
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Native Term:
a ma ga L ta ti'n
Place:
Swain County and Jackson County; North Carolina; USA
Catalog Number:
1/9024
Barcode:
019024.000
See related items:
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6240f6a89-ff25-4f2c-bb2a-2d74576e862d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20408
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Jar

Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Previous owner:
Annie Amachain, Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Jar
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Native Term:
u'n ti'n
Place:
Swain County and Jackson County; North Carolina; USA
Catalog Number:
1/9513
Barcode:
019513.000
See related items:
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62d5f92ae-871e-48d7-ae3f-b340506062b0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20864
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Pipe bowl

Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe bowl
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Incised
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
North Carolina; USA
Catalog Number:
21/8059
Barcode:
218059.000
See related items:
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6d4d8ddc3-3d0e-4547-bf75-9d9343f4e8a3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_232424
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Mask

Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Object Name:
Mask
Media/Materials:
Wood, hide, fur
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Object Type:
Masks and Masking
Place:
North Carolina; USA
Catalog Number:
21/8639
Barcode:
218639.000
See related items:
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Masks and Masking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64deeb9d5-390d-4381-bfc5-9c09416b3c21
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_232917
Online Media:

Vest

Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Roxie Stamper (Roxanna Stamper), Eastern Band of Cherokee, b. 1911  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Qualla Arts & Crafts Mutual (Qualla Arts & Crafts Cooperative/Qualla Arts & Crafts Coop/Qualla Crafts), 1946-  Search this
Object Name:
Vest
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn
Techniques:
Woven
Dimensions:
64 x 34.5 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Cherokee, Eastern Cherokee Reservation, Qualla Boundary; Swain County; North Carolina; USA
Date created:
1964-1965
Catalog Number:
25/5457
Barcode:
255457.000
See related items:
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6df7891f4-ec5a-4113-ad28-8443933495a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271322
Online Media:

Wall hanging

Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Artist/Maker:
M R, Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB Source:
Qualla Arts & Crafts Mutual (Qualla Arts & Crafts Cooperative/Qualla Arts & Crafts Coop/Qualla Crafts), 1946-  Search this
Object Name:
Wall hanging
Media/Materials:
Mahogany, vegetal material, fungus
Techniques:
Carved, glued, incised
Dimensions:
25.3 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
North Carolina; USA
Date created:
1964
Catalog Number:
25/6095
Barcode:
256095.000
See related items:
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6063c2c98-bf62-4f38-b4ab-37371d0f5b3c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271967
Online Media:

Placemat and napkin

Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Bessie Wildcat (Bessie Jackson Wildcatt), Eastern Band of Cherokee, 1924-2004  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Qualla Arts & Crafts Mutual (Qualla Arts & Crafts Cooperative/Qualla Arts & Crafts Coop/Qualla Crafts), 1946-  Search this
Object Name:
Placemat and napkin
Media/Materials:
Linen, wool yarn
Techniques:
Embroidered
Dimensions:
47 x 32.5 cm
Object Type:
Furnishings (Home)
Place:
North Carolina; USA
Date created:
1960-1980
Catalog Number:
25/6941
Barcode:
256941.000
See related items:
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Furnishings (Home)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f2f61960-e3ec-4856-9efb-70cf0af2e9bf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272825
Online Media:

Bowl/Dish

Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee [Qualla Boundary]  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Bowl/Dish
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved, incised
Dimensions:
30.8 x 17.3 x 6.6 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Eastern Cherokee Reservation, Qualla Boundary; Jackson County and Swain County; North Carolina; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1950-1970
Catalog Number:
26/136
Barcode:
260136.000
See related items:
Eastern Band of Cherokee [Qualla Boundary]
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62f433934-c53f-4b66-ad21-ca49fb7f4e3a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276229

Basket

Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Previous owner:
Nancy Pass Mangum (Mrs. Samuel Clement Mangum), Non-Indian, 1934-2018  Search this
Donor:
Nancy Pass Mangum (Mrs. Samuel Clement Mangum), Non-Indian, 1934-2018  Search this
Object Name:
Basket
Media/Materials:
Cane (Swamp cane/River cane), oak splint/splints, dye/dyes
Techniques:
Dyed, twill-plaited, bent, wrapped
Dimensions:
28.0 x 34.5 x 19.0 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Swain County; North Carolina; USA (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1980
Catalog Number:
27/46
Barcode:
270046.000
See related items:
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws60e7b4e15-3864-43c6-b94a-b7fc8beace20
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_412945

Basket bowl

Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Previous owner:
John Long, Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Basket bowl
Media/Materials:
Woodsplints
Techniques:
Wicker-plaited
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Native Term:
ta lu tsa a ta L ne sa L
Place:
Swain County and Jackson County; North Carolina; USA
Catalog Number:
1/9156
Barcode:
019156.000
See related items:
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c162f901-5504-4dc2-bae0-637b470afb9e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20124
Online Media:

Basket

Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Previous owner:
Uskwanu' Swimmer, Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Basket
Media/Materials:
Cane (Swamp cane/River cane)
Techniques:
Twill-plaited, double-woven
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Native Term:
tsu ye c'ka L i'n ta lu tsa
Place:
Swain County and Jackson County; North Carolina; USA
Catalog Number:
1/9166
Barcode:
019166.000
See related items:
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws651a6fade-a687-44a9-a3e2-9abe28a575c0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20134
Online Media:

Storage basket

Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Previous owner:
Nancy George, Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Storage basket
Media/Materials:
Woodsplints, wood
Techniques:
Wicker-plaited
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Native Term:
a ta L nes a L ti'n
Place:
Swain County and Jackson County; North Carolina; USA
Catalog Number:
1/9183
Barcode:
019183.000
See related items:
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c538fdf8-f84b-466f-b987-6a51d9017614
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20151
Online Media:

Crooked knife

Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Previous owner:
John Panther, Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Crooked knife
Media/Materials:
Iron blade, wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Woodworking tools
Native Term:
ti ga na ta gis ti'n
Place:
Swain County and Jackson County; North Carolina; USA
Catalog Number:
1/8984
Barcode:
018984.000
See related items:
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Woodworking tools
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws61fd33d73-8318-4fbc-afd7-c11ffed29cf4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20365
Online Media:

Pestle for preparing clay

Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Previous owner:
Iwi Kat├ólsta (Eve Wolfe Catolster), Eastern Band of Cherokee, 1840-1916  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Pestle for preparing clay
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Pecked
Object Type:
Pottery making tools
Native Term:
ga nu'n gwa las ta ti'n La wa ti'n
Place:
Swain County and Jackson County; North Carolina; USA
Catalog Number:
1/9035
Barcode:
019035.000
See related items:
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Pottery making tools
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6abd98884-3c4c-49d5-8269-692d94191e30
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20422
Online Media:

Basket

Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Previous owner:
Irving B. Levi, Non-Indian, 1891-1964  Search this
Donor:
Irving B. Levi, Non-Indian, 1891-1964  Search this
Object Name:
Basket
Media/Materials:
Woodsplints, wood
Techniques:
Wicker-plaited
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Eastern Cherokee Reservation, Qualla Boundary; Jackson County and Swain County; North Carolina; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
22/4221
Barcode:
224221.000
See related items:
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws643256bf1-a635-442a-ae71-f913da501f0c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_238770
Online Media:

Vase

Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Rebecca Youngbird (Rebecca Amanda Youngbird), Eastern Band of Cherokee, 1890-1984  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Qualla Arts & Crafts Mutual (Qualla Arts & Crafts Cooperative/Qualla Arts & Crafts Coop/Qualla Crafts), 1946-  Search this
Object Name:
Vase
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, impressed
Dimensions:
13.2 x 12.4 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
North Carolina; USA
Date created:
1968
Catalog Number:
25/5860
Barcode:
255860.000
See related items:
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws60c906c61-a615-4768-8c8f-0e561dd3574c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271726
Online Media:

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