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Metal sculpture, Maine state flower - Pine Cone and Tassel

Artist:
Helen Hornberger  Search this
Medium:
Copper, oil paint
Dimensions:
Overall: 14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm)
Stem: 8 3/4 in. (22.2 cm)
Flower: 5 1/2 in. (14 cm)
Type:
Artificial flowers and trees
Origin:
United States
Date:
1980
Topic:
copper  Search this
tôle  Search this
Artificial flowers  Search this
crafts  Search this
emblems (symbols)  Search this
flowers (plants)  Search this
Maine  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Gardens, Horticultural Artifacts Collection. Gift of Helen Hornberger.
Accession number:
1980.038.029
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Horticultural Artifacts Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/aq4de135f74-8852-4f47-82cd-30811c43609f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hac_1980.038.029

Terrestrial Globe

Maker:
Nims & Knight  Search this
Merriam & Moore  Search this
Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
iron (overall material)
wood (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 24.8 cm; 9 3/4 in
overall: 18 1/8 in x 9 in; 46.0375 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
globe
Place made:
United States: New York, Troy
Associated place:
United States: Maine, Damariscotta
Date made:
1890
Subject:
Geography  Search this
ID Number:
1987.0534.01
Catalog number:
1987.0534.01
Accession number:
1987.0534
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Measuring & Mapping
Globes
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-0144-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1064779

Wilson 9-Inch Terrestrial Globe

Maker:
Wilson, James  Search this
Physical Description:
mahogany (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 23 cm; 9 1/16 in
overall: 13 5/8 in x 12 in; 34.6075 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
globe
Place made:
United States: New York, Albany
Associated place:
United States: Vermont, Perkinsville
Date made:
1819
Subject:
Geography  Search this
ID Number:
PH.328410
Accession number:
272473
Catalog number:
328410
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Measuring & Mapping
Globes
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-f82c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1063816

History of the Main Complaint

Maker:
William Kentridge, born 1955, South Africa  Search this
Medium:
Animated film recorded on videotape
Dimensions:
Duration: 4 minutes
Type:
Time Based Media
Geography:
Johannesburg, South Africa
Date:
1994
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
96-34-6
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 1989 WJ Kentridge
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys7bb18339d-e80e-4b0d-ad8a-b5e85a465e9c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_96-34-6
Online Media:

Ferguson 3-Inch Terrestrial Globe

Maker:
Ferguson, James  Search this
Physical Description:
skin, dogfish (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 7 cm; 2 3/4 in
overall: case, open: 1 1/2 in x 6 3/8 in x 3 3/16 in; 3.81 cm x 16.1925 cm x 8.09625 cm
overall: globe: 2 3/4 in; 6.985 cm
Object Name:
globe
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Associated place:
United States: Maine, Camden
Date made:
1756-1757
Subject:
Geography  Search this
Astronomy  Search this
ID Number:
PH.318287
Catalog number:
318287
Accession number:
233574
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Measuring & Mapping
Globes
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-85b1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1063278

Mexico: Geography of the Americas

Extent:
1 Film reel (black-and-white sound; 360 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1955
Scope and Contents:
Edited film describes the occupations and crops of the three main geographic regions of Mexico while touching on history and current events. Film includes scenes of farmers, miners, cattle ranchers, factory workers and city dwellers.

Legacy Keywords: Economic development ; Agriculture Mexico
General:
Local Numbers: HSFA 1994.21.9
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
REMC 2 educational film collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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REMC 2 educational film collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc99a089498-b517-41d4-82eb-f4664dadaff5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1994-21-ref51

Man's Shirt, 1878–88

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Object Name:
Shirt
Other Terms:
Shirt; Upper Body; Main Dress; Male
Date made:
1878 - 1888
Subject:
Fishing  Search this
Related event:
International Fisheries Exposition  Search this
The Development of the Industrial United States  Search this
ID Number:
CS.310128.020
Catalog number:
310128.020
Accession number:
310128
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Cultural and Community Life: Costume
Work
Clothing & Accessories
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-865c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_367946

Man's Trousers, 1878-88

Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
metal (buckle material)
metal (buttons material)
Object Name:
Trousers
Object Type:
trousers
Other Terms:
Trousers; Lower Body; Main Dress; Male
Associated place:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1883
Date made:
1878-1888
1878-1883
Subject:
Fishing  Search this
Related event:
The Development of the Industrial United States  Search this
ID Number:
CS.310128.022
Catalog number:
310128.022
Accession number:
310128
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Cultural and Community Life: Costume
Work
Clothing & Accessories
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-7a2d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_365884

An Elementary Treatise on Physical Georgraphy by D. M. Warren and revised by A. von Steinwehr

Maker:
Cowperthwait & Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 1/4 in x 10 in x 1/2 in; 31.115 cm x 25.4 cm x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
book
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1873
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Richard Lodish American School Collection
ID Number:
2017.3049.82
Nonaccession number:
2017.3049
Catalog number:
2017.3049.82
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Cultural and Community Life: Education
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b5-2b7f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1965012
Online Media:

Necklace

Object Name:
bount u sindoné
Maker:
Wolof artist  Search this
Medium:
Gold-plated silver alloy
Dimensions:
Pendant with chain: 88.4 cm (34 13/1 6 in.)
Pendant: 10.1 x 9.2 x 2.9 cm (4 x 3 5/8 x 1 1/8 in.)
Type:
Jewelry
Geography:
Senegal
Mauritania
The Gambia
Date:
1930s-1940s
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
Female use  Search this
male  Search this
floral  Search this
flower  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Marian Ashby Johnson
Object number:
2012-18-5
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys70f73f313-c7af-458a-a73a-024ec3c0a8cb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2012-18-5
Online Media:

Geography Reader's IV: Europe by Issac Oscar Winslow

Publisher:
D.C. Heath & Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
printed (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 7 3/4 in x 6 in x 1/2 in; 19.685 cm x 15.24 cm x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
book
Object Type:
instructional materials
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1910
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Richard Lodish American School Collection
ID Number:
2017.3049.18
Nonaccession number:
2017.3049
Catalog number:
2017.3049.18
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Cultural and Community Life: Education
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-765f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1867607

Hat

Maker:
Wodaabe artist  Search this
Medium:
Leather, cowrie shells, glass beads, copper alloy, iron, ostrich feathers, plant fiber
Dimensions:
H x W: 33 x 40.6 cm (13 x 16 in.)
Type:
Textile and Fiber Arts
Geography:
Maïné Soroa, Niger
Date:
Mid-20th century
Topic:
Status  Search this
Adornment  Search this
Male use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ambassador Robert J. Ryan
Object number:
67-11-3
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys76a4c03f1-3b23-4cda-bc3e-4688e94897d0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_67-11-3

Head tie

Medium:
Silk, metal thread
Dimensions:
H x W: 173 x 87.5 cm (68 1/8 x 34 7/16 in.)
Type:
Textile and Fiber Arts
Geography:
Nigeria
Switzerland
Date:
Late 20th century
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
Female use  Search this
male  Search this
female  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Flora Edouwaye S. Kaplan
Object number:
2004-10-8
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys75a5522bb-86ed-436f-a3ee-244e94531917
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2004-10-8
Online Media:

Earrings

Medium:
Silver alloy, glass
Dimensions:
A: 9.7 x 3.3 x 2 cm (3 13/16 x 1 5/16 x 3/4 in.)
B: 9.5 x 3.3 x 1.9 cm (3 3/4 x 1 5/16 x 3/4 in.)
Type:
Jewelry
Geography:
Maghreb region
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
Female use  Search this
male  Search this
floral  Search this
flower  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Marian Ashby Johnson
Object number:
2012-18-249
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys71f5336f6-0cdf-404a-a127-f76f65b5d020
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2012-18-249
Online Media:

Shield

Maker:
Dinka artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 171.6 x 9.1 x 9.5 cm (67 9/16 x 3 9/16 x 3 3/4 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
South Sudan
Date:
Early to mid-20th century
Topic:
Male use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Marc and Denyse Ginzberg
Object number:
97-24-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys7cac433d9-7645-4c76-93e5-a64aecc4e45e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_97-24-1

Necklace

Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Main cylinder: 4.1 x 1.3 cm (1 5/8 x 1/2 in.)
Diam. (spheres): 1.4 cm (9/16 in.)
L: 70 cm (27 9/1 in.)
Type:
Jewelry
Geography:
Senegal
Date:
Mid-late 20th century
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
Female use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Marian Ashby Johnson
Object number:
2012-18-30
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys7a21b8a12-73a0-405d-a058-d30e4547e903
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2012-18-30
Online Media:

Headrest

Maker:
Shona artist  Search this
Tsonga artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood, glass beads, plant fiber
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 12.7 x 15.2 x 7 cm (5 x 6 x 2 3/4 in.)
Type:
Decorative Arts
Geography:
Zimbabwe
Gaza Province, Mozambique
Limpopo Province, South Africa
Date:
Early to mid-20th century
Topic:
Funerary  Search this
Ancestral  Search this
Household  Search this
Male use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
89-14-26
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Exhibition:
Pavilion: A New Look
On View:
NMAfA, Pavilion Gallery
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys7da8f9345-b7be-4067-bbef-5154fad7b378
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_89-14-26

Sword

Object Name:
ilwoon
Maker:
Kuba artist  Search this
Medium:
Iron, copper alloy, wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 62.5 x 9.8 x 9.8 cm (24 5/8 x 3 7/8 x 3 7/8 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Date:
Late 19th-early 20th century
Topic:
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Glen Rhodes
Object number:
2002-19-19
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys7a3f006b0-fadf-4683-8535-47718e4f8698
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-19-19
Online Media:

Still Life

Maker:
Ben Enwonwu, 1917-1994, Nigeria  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Framed: 66.2 × 56.2 × 5.1 cm (26 1/16 × 22 1/8 × 2 in.)
Type:
Painting
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
1948
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
2002-2-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
Courtesy of the Ben Enwonwu Foundation (c)
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys72eced5e1-b0cd-4a43-8a4b-fce65312b5a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-2-1

Wrapper

Object Name:
lamba
Maker:
Merina artist  Search this
Medium:
Silk
Dimensions:
H x W: 410 x 64.4 cm (161 7/16 x 25 3/8 in.)
Type:
Textile and Fiber Arts
Geography:
Antananarivo, Madagascar
Date:
1944-1945
Topic:
Funerary  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of John M. Kauffmann
Object number:
2003-12-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys72ea2e4ab-9114-4e28-bbdf-fb8017b153f1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2003-12-1

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