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Spoon/Ladle

Culture/People:
probably Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)] (attributed)  Search this
Collector:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Seller:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Spoon/Ladle
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Six Nations Grand River Reserve; Brant County, Haldimand County; Ontario; Canada
Date created:
1870-1890
Catalog Number:
8289
Barcode:
008289.000
See related items:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6ce74abd1-50d3-4165-af24-99786050077d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_8715
Online Media:

Armband

Culture/People:
Non-Indian; collected from the Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Peter Arnoldi (John Peter Arnoldi), Non-Indian  Search this
Collector:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Seller:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Armband
Media/Materials:
Silver
Techniques:
Hammered, engraved, perforated
Dimensions:
6.5 x 5.5 x 2.5 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Montréal; Montréal Region; Québec; Canada (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1790
Catalog Number:
8290
Barcode:
008290.000
See related items:
Non-Indian
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws618547143-d2f5-4c78-85e1-aa484fa8815b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_8716
Online Media:

Brooch

Culture/People:
Non-Indian; collected from the Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Hester Bateman, Non-Indian, 1709-1794, and others  Search this
Collector:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Seller:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Brooch
Media/Materials:
Silver
Techniques:
Hammered, cutout
Dimensions:
2.7 x 2.3 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
London; England; United Kingdom (inferred)
Date created:
1780-1820
Catalog Number:
8291
Barcode:
008291.000
See related items:
Non-Indian
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws61463899b-4043-43b8-9e54-04a43f265624
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_8717
Online Media:

Flute

Culture/People:
probably Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)] (attributed)  Search this
Collector:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Seller:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Flute
Media/Materials:
Wood, lead, twine/string
Techniques:
Carved, drilled, wrapped
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Six Nations Grand River Reserve; Brant County, Haldimand County; Ontario; Canada
Date created:
1890-1905
Catalog Number:
8298
Barcode:
008298.000
See related items:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws61cf4b7e9-e01f-442c-9654-631efcf60461
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_8730
Online Media:

Flute

Culture/People:
probably Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)] (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Vassar Brothers Institute  Search this
Seller:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Donor:
Vassar Brothers Institute  Search this
Object Name:
Flute
Media/Materials:
Wood, twine/string, lead
Techniques:
Carved, drilled, wrapped
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Six Nations Grand River Reserve; Brant County, Haldimand County; Ontario; Canada
Date created:
1890-1905
Catalog Number:
8298
Barcode:
008298.001
See related items:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws683d5f773-c41c-4442-a1e2-e5225b870a27
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_8731
Online Media:

Stirring paddle

Culture/People:
probably Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)] (attributed)  Search this
Collector:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Seller:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Stirring paddle
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved, cutout
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Six Nations Grand River Reserve; Brant County, Haldimand County; Ontario; Canada
Date created:
1870-1890
Catalog Number:
8299
Barcode:
008299.000
See related items:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6728ca4cb-8277-4230-bffb-3cdca70e6b85
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_8732
Online Media:

Sash/Belt

Culture/People:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]  Search this
Collector:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Seller:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Sash/Belt
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Looped, edge beaded, overlay beadwork
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Six Nations Grand River Reserve; Brant County, Haldimand County; Ontario; Canada
Date created:
1905
Catalog Number:
8374
Barcode:
008374.000
See related items:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c1baad6a-0da3-48f3-9297-b7d5659c6ad3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_8817
Online Media:

Woman's leggings

Culture/People:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]  Search this
Collector:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Seller:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's leggings
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, silk ribbon, glass bead/beads, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, edge beaded
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Six Nations Grand River Reserve; Brant County, Haldimand County; Ontario; Canada
Date created:
circa 1880
Catalog Number:
8376
Barcode:
008376.000
See related items:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6ab17a889-913e-4ed4-b053-7c9e1ef3026f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_8820
Online Media:

Woman's leggings

Culture/People:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]  Search this
Collector:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Seller:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's leggings
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, silk ribbon, glass bead/beads, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, edge beaded
Dimensions:
22 x 33 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Six Nations Grand River Reserve; Brant County, Haldimand County; Ontario; Canada
Catalog Number:
8377
Barcode:
008377.000
See related items:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws671596de1-4de6-4dbc-afec-e7cf92ed414c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_8822
Online Media:

Belt, cuffs, epaulets, and collar

Culture/People:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]  Search this
Collector:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Seller:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Belt, cuffs, epaulets, and collar
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, glass bead/beads, ribbon, sequins, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, edge beaded
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Six Nations Grand River Reserve; Brant County, Haldimand County; Ontario; Canada
Catalog Number:
8379
Barcode:
008379.000
See related items:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a581d2c3-0ede-440a-ac39-e32dcf098e8b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_8825
Online Media:

Rattle (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
probably Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)] (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Vassar Brothers Institute  Search this
Seller:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Donor:
Vassar Brothers Institute  Search this
Object Name:
Rattle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Coconut shell, wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Six Nations Grand River Reserve; Brant County, Haldimand County; Ontario; Canada
Date created:
1900-1910
Catalog Number:
2/9594
Barcode:
029594.000
See related items:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws647aaedf9-3005-4a27-93b7-d8706b79647f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_31236

Baby carrier part/fragment

Culture/People:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]  Search this
Possible collector:
Edwin C. Waters (E. C. Waters), Non-Indian, 1842-1939  Search this
Seller:
Edwin C. Waters (E. C. Waters), Non-Indian, 1842-1939  Search this
Object Name:
Baby carrier part/fragment
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Place:
Brantford; Brant County; Ontario; Canada
Catalog Number:
2/6503
Barcode:
026503.000
See related items:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f5507ebe-09e7-4792-811e-3c5d9144dcac
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_28146
Online Media:

Female doll

Culture/People:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Gunuk'tanyon Owahnyudane Awahhondo, Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]  Search this
Previous owner:
Estella Scott Johnson, Non-Indian, 1910-2001  Search this
Balch Institute for Ethnic Studies (Historical Society of Pennsylvania), 1976-2004  Search this
Donor:
Balch Institute for Ethnic Studies (Historical Society of Pennsylvania), 1976-2004  Search this
Object Name:
Female doll
Media/Materials:
Cornhusk, cotton cloth, wool cloth, commercially tanned leather, yarn, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Folded, wrapped, sewn, overlay beadwork
Dimensions:
8.7 x 14.5 x 35.6 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place:
Six Nations Grand River Reserve; Brant County, Haldimand County; Ontario; Canada
Date created:
circa 1970
Catalog Number:
26/5531
Barcode:
265531.000
See related items:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws663f53691-5148-4259-bf39-9e7ffc4f0b6a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_281758
Online Media:

Male doll

Culture/People:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]  Search this
Previous owner:
Estella Scott Johnson, Non-Indian, 1910-2001  Search this
Balch Institute for Ethnic Studies (Historical Society of Pennsylvania), 1976-2004  Search this
Donor:
Balch Institute for Ethnic Studies (Historical Society of Pennsylvania), 1976-2004  Search this
Object Name:
Male doll
Media/Materials:
Cornhusk, wool cloth, deerhide/deerskin, glass bead/beads, metal, feather/feathers
Techniques:
Folded, wrapped, sewn, overlay beadwork, edge beaded
Dimensions:
9 x 13.4 x 42.6 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place:
Six Nations Grand River Reserve; Brant County, Haldimand County; Ontario; Canada
Date created:
circa 1970
Catalog Number:
26/5532
Barcode:
265532.000
See related items:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6197dbaf7-82ec-4a3a-805e-da06858835e3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_281759
Online Media:

Rattle (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Alexander Jimerson, Seneca  Search this
IACB source:
Duffy Wilson (Wilmer Francis Wilson/Segwoi-Don-Kwe), Tuscarora/Cayuga, 1925-2002  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Rattle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Black Ash bark, black ash/brown ash splints
Techniques:
Carved, wrapped
Dimensions:
29 x 14.2 x 5.7 cm
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Brantford; Brant County; Ontario; Canada
Date created:
1971
Catalog Number:
25/7005
Barcode:
257005.000
See related items:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6099eb39d-9057-4b8f-a0fd-229df34033c1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272890

Rattle (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Alexander Jimerson, Seneca  Search this
IACB source:
Duffy Wilson (Wilmer Francis Wilson/Segwoi-Don-Kwe), Tuscarora/Cayuga, 1925-2002  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Rattle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Elm bark, woodsplints
Techniques:
Wrapped
Dimensions:
31.3 x 11.2 x 4.8 cm
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Brantford; Brant County; Ontario; Canada
Date created:
1971
Catalog Number:
25/8609
Barcode:
258609.000
See related items:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63bb47c94-5753-4ee3-9382-ece7e7d882c2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274555

Pipe tomahawk

Culture/People:
probably Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)] (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Harold J. Hibben (Harold James Hibben), Non-Indian, 1881-1956  Search this
Richard M. Fairbanks, Non-Indian, 1912-2000  Search this
Donor:
Richard M. Fairbanks, Non-Indian, 1912-2000  Search this
Honoree:
Harold J. Hibben (Harold James Hibben), Non-Indian, 1881-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe tomahawk
Media/Materials:
Metal head, wood, hide, horsehair
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Near Brantford; Six Nations Grand River Reserve; Brant County; Ontario; Canada
Catalog Number:
22/7255
Barcode:
227255.000
See related items:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6293193c3-4b28-4ab9-b7db-d88b6dfbb43a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_242282
Online Media:

Canoe model

Culture/People:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]  Search this
Possible collector:
Joseph A. Imhof (Joseph Adam Andrew John Imhof), Non-Indian, 1871-1955  Search this
Previous owner:
Joseph A. Imhof (Joseph Adam Andrew John Imhof), Non-Indian, 1871-1955  Search this
Donor:
Joseph A. Imhof (Joseph Adam Andrew John Imhof), Non-Indian, 1871-1955  Search this
Object Name:
Canoe model
Media/Materials:
Elm bark, wood, conifer root
Techniques:
Folded, wrapped, stitched
Object Type:
Watercraft and accessories
Place:
Six Nations Grand River Reserve; Brant County, Haldimand County; Ontario; Canada
Catalog Number:
17/6248
Barcode:
176248.000
See related items:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Watercraft and accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63a9dd676-ded7-4bc5-ae71-781d411d1f3c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_188681
Online Media:

Coat/jacket cuffs

Culture/People:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]  Search this
Collector:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Seller:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Coat/jacket cuffs
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, glass bead/beads, ribbon, thread
Techniques:
Overlay beadwork, sewn, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, fringed
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Six Nations Grand River Reserve; Brant County, Haldimand County; Ontario; Canada
Catalog Number:
1/1874
Barcode:
011874.000
See related items:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c1f5ea43-34ef-4c00-951e-599bfbbc8bb5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_12714
Online Media:

Woman's skirt

Culture/People:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]  Search this
Collector:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Seller:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's skirt
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, silk ribbon, glass bead/beads, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, edge beaded
Dimensions:
122 x 83 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Six Nations Grand River Reserve; Brant County, Haldimand County; Ontario; Canada
Catalog Number:
1/1875
Barcode:
011875.000
See related items:
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws69ef7c375-a697-47ed-a920-a941e3dbd00a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_12715
Online Media:

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