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1 Wark, Ethiopia, 1931

Physical Description:
gold (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .14 cm x 2.02 cm; 1/16 in x 25/32 in
Object Name:
coin, Ethiopia, Haile Selassie, 2 W
coin
Place made:
Ethiopia
Date made:
1931
Credit Line:
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
ID Number:
NU.68.159.5877
Catalog number:
68.159.5877
Accession number:
283645
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Josiah K. Lilly Jr. Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-5c11-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1096588
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Ethiopia

Created by:
Meta Vaux Warrick Fuller, American, 1877 - 1968  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
paint on plaster
Dimensions:
13 × 3 1/2 × 3 7/8 in. (33 × 8.9 × 9.8 cm)
Type:
sculpture
Cultural Place:
Ethiopia, Africa
Date:
ca. 1921
Topic:
African American  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Art  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Fuller Family
Object number:
2013.242.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Meta Vaux Warrick Fuller
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5cf9b5950-e9b5-493e-92e3-6c08c12c2d4e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.242.1
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A Dorze textile, Ethiopia

Collection Photographer:
Heldman, Marilyn  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (color, 35 mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Date:
1973
General:
Original description on slide mount: Eth. Fabric, "Dorze" weaver
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Ethiopia  Search this
Collection Citation:
Marilyn Heldman photographs, EEPA 2013-013, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2013-013, Item EEPA 2013-013-0063
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Marilyn Heldman photographs
Marilyn Heldman photographs / Series 3: Ethiopia / Unidentified
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7d5e49d12-95a7-42d0-884f-51e53ba9a10d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2013-013-ref347

A Dorze textile, Ethiopia

Collection Photographer:
Heldman, Marilyn  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (color, 35 mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Date:
1973
General:
Original description on slide mount: Eth. Fabric border
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Ethiopia  Search this
Collection Citation:
Marilyn Heldman photographs, EEPA 2013-013, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2013-013, Item EEPA 2013-013-0062
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Marilyn Heldman photographs
Marilyn Heldman photographs / Series 3: Ethiopia / Unidentified
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo736d444b8-22db-4e3a-a9ac-b45ed1142e10
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2013-013-ref346

A mural painting, Ethiopia

Collection Photographer:
Heldman, Marilyn  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (color, 35 mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Date:
1965-1996
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Ethiopia  Search this
Collection Citation:
Marilyn Heldman photographs, EEPA 2013-013, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2013-013, Item EEPA 2013-013-0159
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Marilyn Heldman photographs
Marilyn Heldman photographs / Series 3: Ethiopia / Unidentified
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7c88c5c28-2fb4-4eea-915f-4e2bf29ec38c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2013-013-ref357

4 Warks, Ethiopia, 1917

Physical Description:
gold (overall material)
Measurements:
coin: .19 cm x 3.05 cm; 1/16 in x 1 3/16 in
Object Name:
coin
Place made:
Ethiopia
Date made:
1917
Associated date:
1917
Alternate calendar date:
1900 ETHIOPIAN ERA
Credit Line:
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly Jr.
ID Number:
NU.68.159.5778
Catalog number:
68.159.5778
Accession number:
283645
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Josiah K. Lilly Jr. Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-40c9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_913722
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1 Wark, Ethiopia, 1916

Physical Description:
gold (overall material)
Measurements:
coin:;
Object Name:
coin
Place made:
Ethiopia
Date made:
1916
Alternate calendar date:
1889 ETHIOPIAN ERA
Credit Line:
Paul A. Straub
ID Number:
NU.NU48794
Catalog number:
NU48794
Accession number:
161590
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Paul A. Straub Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-bd0c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1946600
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1 Wark, Ethiopia, 1916

Physical Description:
gold (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .1 cm x 2.1 cm; 1/32 in x 13/16 in
Object Name:
coin
Place made:
Ethiopia
Associated place:
Ethiopia
Date made:
1916
1896
Associated date:
1896
Credit Line:
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
ID Number:
NU.68.159.5875
Catalog number:
68.159.5875
Accession number:
283645
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Josiah K. Lilly Jr. Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-7de5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_946514
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1 Wark, Ethiopia, 1923

Physical Description:
gold (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .13 cm x 2.01 cm; 1/16 in x 25/32 in
Object Name:
coin
Place made:
Ethiopia
Associated place:
Ethiopia
Date made:
1923
Associated date:
1923 - 1924
Credit Line:
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
ID Number:
NU.68.159.5777
Catalog number:
68.159.5777
Accession number:
283645
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Josiah K. Lilly Jr. Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-b580-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_946512
Online Media:

Young Queen of Ethiopia

Artist:
James W. Washington, Jr., born Gloster, MS 1909-died Seattle, WA 2000  Search this
Sitter:
unidentified  Search this
Medium:
limestone on wood base
Dimensions:
16 1/2 x 6 5/8 x 9 3/4 in. (42 x 16.9 x 24.8 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1956
Topic:
Portrait female\bust  Search this
Occupation\other\aristocrat  Search this
African\Ethiopian  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Copyright:
© 1956, James W. Washington, Jr. and Janie R. Washington
Object number:
1984.115
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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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/vk70aea4c57-211d-4112-ab4c-94d81977f136
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1984.115

Ethiopia Human Rights Campaign

Designer:
Clare Francis  Search this
Publisher:
Amnesty International, Washington, DC  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
61 x 48 cm (24 in. x 18 7/8 in.)
Type:
graphic design
Poster
Object Name:
Poster
Made in:
USA
Date:
1978
Credit Line:
Gift of Steven Heller and Karrie Jacobs
Accession Number:
1993-53-64
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq434bad6d4-3738-402f-9d95-4f0775cce777
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1993-53-64

1/2 Wark, Ethiopia, 1931

Physical Description:
gold (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .08 cm x 2.06 cm; 1/32 in x 13/16 in
Object Name:
coin
Place made:
Ethiopia
Associated place:
Ethiopia
Date made:
1931
Associated date:
1931
Alternate calendar date:
1923 ETHIOPIAN ERA
Credit Line:
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly Jr.
ID Number:
NU.68.159.5876
Catalog number:
68.159.5876
Accession number:
283645
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Josiah K. Lilly Jr. Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-b581-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_946513
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25 Santeem, Ethiopia, 2011-2012

Physical Description:
nickel plated steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .14 cm x 2.14 cm; 1/16 in x 27/32 in
Object Name:
coin
Place made:
Ethiopia
Date made:
2011 - 2012
Credit Line:
Transfer from Department of Finance
ID Number:
2018.0097.48
Accession number:
2018.0097
Catalog number:
2018.0097.48
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-d813-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1883931
Online Media:

1 Birr, Ethiopia, 2009-2010

Physical Description:
bi-metallic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .18 cm x 2.69 cm; 1/16 in x 1 1/16 in
Object Name:
coin
Place made:
Ethiopia
Date made:
2009 - 2010
Credit Line:
Transfer from Department of Finance
ID Number:
2018.0097.49
Accession number:
2018.0097
Catalog number:
2018.0097.49
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-d814-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1883932
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Ethiopia (Black Journal segment)

Title:
16mm motion picture film of Ethiopia (Black Journal segment)
Directed by:
Kent Garrett, American, born 1941  Search this
Produced by:
Kent Garrett, American, born 1941  Search this
William Greaves, American, 1926 - 2014  Search this
National Educational Television, American, 1954 - 1970  Search this
Photograph by:
Leroy Lucas, American  Search this
Owned by:
Pearl Bowser, American, born 1931  Search this
Medium:
acetate film
Dimensions:
Length (Film): 860 Feet
Duration: 24 Minutes
Type:
motion pictures (information artifacts)
16mm (photographic film size)
Place filmed:
Aksum, Tigray, Ethiopia, Africa
Adis Abeba, Adis Abeba, Ethiopia, Africa
Lalibela, Amara, Ethiopia, Africa
Place depicted:
Ethiopia, Africa
Date:
1969
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Film  Search this
Religion  Search this
Television  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Pearl Bowser
Object number:
2012.79.1.49.1a
Restrictions & Rights:
© National Educational Television
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Pearl Bowser Collection
Portfolio/Series:
Black Journal
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ed51da75-430b-4f9e-a5fb-7138ac67938a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.79.1.49.1a

Young shepherds herding animals, near Azbi, Ethiopia

Collection Photographer:
Heldman, Marilyn  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (color, 35 mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Date:
1973-1974
General:
Original description on slide mount: Shepherds near Azbi, rural childhood
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Ethiopia  Search this
Collection Citation:
Marilyn Heldman photographs, EEPA 2013-013, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2013-013, Item EEPA 2013-013-0025
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Marilyn Heldman photographs
Marilyn Heldman photographs / Series 3: Ethiopia / Abzi, Ethiopia
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo75c56c2b9-83f6-4a71-bb9d-79743fad7d96
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2013-013-ref223

Tigre monks breaking their fast, Azbi, Ethiopia

Collection Photographer:
Heldman, Marilyn  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (color, 35 mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Date:
1965-1996
General:
Original description on slide mount: Ba'ahera - near Azbi, Tigre - priests breaking fast
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Ethiopia  Search this
Collection Citation:
Marilyn Heldman photographs, EEPA 2013-013, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2013-013, Item EEPA 2013-013-0162
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Marilyn Heldman photographs
Marilyn Heldman photographs / Series 3: Ethiopia / Abzi, Ethiopia
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo75ddbbc4f-7347-4b8f-86b2-f8e17a56f9a5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2013-013-ref226

Young shepherds herding animals near Azbi, Ethiopia

Collection Photographer:
Heldman, Marilyn  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (color, 35 mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Date:
1973-1974
General:
Original description on slide mount: Shepherds near Azbi, rural childhood
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Ethiopia  Search this
Collection Citation:
Marilyn Heldman photographs, EEPA 2013-013, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2013-013, Item EEPA 2013-013-0026
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Marilyn Heldman photographs
Marilyn Heldman photographs / Series 3: Ethiopia / Abzi, Ethiopia
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo730186e48-77d5-43fd-9f9f-8079de6aff36
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2013-013-ref224

Monks breaking their fast, Azbi, Ethiopia

Collection Photographer:
Heldman, Marilyn  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (color, 35 mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Date:
January 1974
General:
Original description on slide mount: Monks breaking their fast, Ba'atera, near Azbi, Tigre
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Ethiopia  Search this
Collection Citation:
Marilyn Heldman photographs, EEPA 2013-013, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2013-013, Item EEPA 2013-013-0037
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Marilyn Heldman photographs
Marilyn Heldman photographs / Series 3: Ethiopia / Abzi, Ethiopia
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo79340990d-d80b-4dbe-b575-c3ddfa7152bd
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2013-013-ref225

General view of Lalibela, Lalibela, Ethiopia

Collection Photographer:
Heldman, Marilyn  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (color, 35 mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Date:
1965-1996
General:
Original description on slide mount: Gen. view
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Ethiopia  Search this
Collection Citation:
Marilyn Heldman photographs, EEPA 2013-013, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2013-013, Item EEPA 2013-013-0140
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Marilyn Heldman photographs
Marilyn Heldman photographs / Series 3: Ethiopia / Lalibela
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7659ef5fc-6e81-470d-8cc6-7c73fa54b48a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2013-013-ref314

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