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Masons of Djenné --Changing Times

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2013-08-23T15:30:46Z
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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YouTube Channel:
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Data Source:
National Museum of Natural History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_1UTGfYN9BWY

Masons of Djenné - City of Mud

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2013-08-23T15:11:02Z
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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Data Source:
National Museum of Natural History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_XiHOqxo5tpc

Masons of Djenné -Trading Secrets

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2013-08-23T15:33:55Z
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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YouTube Channel:
smithsonianNMNH
Data Source:
National Museum of Natural History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_bZBliVV6210

Masons of Djenné --Travels and Troubles

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2013-08-23T15:29:34Z
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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smithsonianNMNH
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianNMNH
Data Source:
National Museum of Natural History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_w36TFJdk6ro

National Museum of African Art Presents Vernon Reid and Artificial Afrika

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2011-09-27T21:06:02Z
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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SmithsonianVideos
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianVideos
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_vaj8ih3x0G4

The Bazaars of Bamako - 1972

Creator:
Human Studies Film Archives  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2011-03-17T18:16:05Z
Topic:
Anthropology  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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HSFAFilmClips
YouTube Channel:
HSFAFilmClips
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_V79-te4vVrk

Male figure

Maker:
Kulango artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood, cowrie shells, plant fiber, pigment
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 36.8 × 8.6 × 6.7 cm (14 1/2 × 3 3/8 × 2 5/8 in.)
Type:
Figure
Geography:
Côte d'Ivoire
Date:
Early to mid-20th century
Topic:
Shrine/Altar  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
2016-14-1
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/ys77279ddba-2e2c-4d43-ae1b-b36aaf3d897d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2016-14-1

Female figure

Maker:
Kulango artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood, glass beads, plant fiber, pigment
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 36.3 × 9.1 × 6.8 cm (14 5/16 × 3 9/16 × 2 11/16 in.)
Type:
Figure
Geography:
Côte d'Ivoire
Date:
Early to mid-20th century
Topic:
Shrine/Altar  Search this
male  Search this
female  Search this
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
2016-14-2
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/ys7786fc0da-9084-402f-9fb7-dba6164e7657
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2016-14-2

Bracelet

Object Name:
Maker:
Senufo artist  Search this
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3.6 x 10.9 x 9.7 cm (1 7/16 x 4 5/16 x 3 13/16 in.)
Type:
Jewelry
Geography:
Sikasso region, Mali
Date:
Early to mid-20th century
Topic:
Divination  Search this
Status  Search this
Male use  Search this
Female use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Jerome Vogel
Object number:
2002-23-3
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/ys7609a24ed-9f63-4ef6-8dd8-f8e5ddff2385
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-23-3

Anklet

Maker:
Tuareg artist  Search this
Medium:
Silver alloy
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5.2 x 11 x 9.1 cm (2 1/16 x 4 5/16 x 3 9/16 in.)
Type:
Jewelry
Geography:
Macina region, Mali
Date:
Mid-late 20th century
Topic:
Status  Search this
Adornment  Search this
Female use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Jerome Vogel
Object number:
2002-23-5
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Exhibition:
Visionary: Viewpoints on Africa's Arts
On View:
NMAfA, Second Level Gallery (2193)
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys7cc9a45da-68c7-4a3d-b378-e5ab32788a4c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-23-5

Anklet

Maker:
Tuareg artist  Search this
Medium:
Silver alloy
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4.8 x 11 x 9.4 cm (1 7/8 x 4 5/16 x 3 11/16 in.)
Type:
Jewelry
Geography:
Macina region, Mali
Date:
Mid-late 20th century
Topic:
Status  Search this
Adornment  Search this
Female use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Jerome Vogel
Object number:
2002-23-6
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/ys75ccedfd5-7ab7-498e-a250-57f7e4d08e8b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-23-6

Tunic

Maker:
Fulbe artist  Search this
Medium:
Cotton, wool, natural dye, synthetic dye
Dimensions:
H x W: 139 x 82cm (54 3/4 x 32 5/16in.)
Type:
Textile and Fiber Arts
Geography:
Mopti, Mali
Date:
Mid-late 20th century
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
Male use  Search this
Credit Line:
National Museum of African Art, National Museum of Natural History, purchased with funds provided by the Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, 1983-85, EJ10159
Object number:
EJ10159
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/ys75c13c1a3-5a6f-40e2-9f2a-2f279f44d6e6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_EJ10159

Crest mask

Object Name:
chi wara kun
Maker:
Bamana artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood, metal, cotton fiber
Dimensions:
H x W: 54 x 59.1 cm (21 1/4 x 23 1/4 in.)
Type:
Mask
Geography:
Bamako area, Mali
Date:
Late 19th-early 20th century
Topic:
Agricultural  Search this
pangolin  Search this
antelope  Search this
aardvark  Search this
Male use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ernst Anspach and museum purchase
Object number:
91-8-1.1
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/ys7077bb1ce-c36f-4e38-a874-adfd4ebba042
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_91-8-1.1

Crest mask

Object Name:
chi wara kun
Maker:
Bamana artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood, iron, cotton fiber
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 54 x 59.1 x 8.3 cm (21 1/4 x 23 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.)
Type:
Mask
Geography:
Bamako area, Mali
Date:
Late 19th-early 20th century
Topic:
Agricultural  Search this
pangolin  Search this
antelope  Search this
aardvark  Search this
Male use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ernst Anspach and museum purchase
Object number:
91-8-1.2
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/ys78936ecb6-6997-4865-b390-68e1ba669d3e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_91-8-1.2

Head

Object Name:
sama kun
Maker:
Bamana artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 135.4 x 20 x 37 cm (53 5/16 x 7 7/8 x 14 9/16 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Mali
Date:
Early to mid-20th century
Topic:
elephant  Search this
Initiation  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Walt Disney World Co., a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company
Object number:
2005-6-253
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/ys794d7692e-bd2c-4a20-ba32-5afac97a0360
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2005-6-253

Bufo pentoni

Preparation:
Ethanol
Place:
Nara, Bamako, Mali, Africa
Collection Date:
25 Aug 1987
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Amphibia, Anura, Bufonidae
Published Name:
Bufo pentoni
Accession Number:
378743
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 006
USNM Number:
283307
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Vertebrate Zoology
Amphibians & Reptiles
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Herpetology Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3703bd53b-dd98-4a29-9baa-f1d3b376e164
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_6148014

Amietophrynus xeros

Preparation:
Ethanol
Place:
Nara, Bamako, Mali, Africa
Collection Date:
3 Oct 1987
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Amphibia, Anura, Bufonidae
Published Name:
Amietophrynus xeros
Bufo xeros
Bufo wazae
Accession Number:
378743
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 025
USNM Number:
283308
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Vertebrate Zoology
Amphibians & Reptiles
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Herpetology Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3f75a155e-d0c1-4050-8b97-9a1dfc9bb49c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_6148015

Tomopterna cryptotis

Preparation:
Ethanol
Place:
Nara, Bamako, Mali, Africa
Collection Date:
4 Oct 1987
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Amphibia, Anura, Pyxicephalidae
Published Name:
Tomopterna cryptotis
Accession Number:
378743
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 027
USNM Number:
283314
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Vertebrate Zoology
Amphibians & Reptiles
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Herpetology Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3ab754bd6-dc40-44ce-a138-ac9fb71c016e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_6148021

Domestic scenes on the Niger riverbanks, Bamako (national district), Mali

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Place:
Africa
Mali
Date:
1970
Scope and Contents:
This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Westinghouse Film and traveled to Africa from October 26, 1970 to end of March 1971.
Local Numbers:
EENG-VII-9, 28.
General:
Title source: Index card based on photographer's notes.
Local Note:
Missing negative strip.
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:
Domestic scenes  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Collection Citation:
Eliot Elisofon Field Collection, EEPA 1973-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EENG 10629
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Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Eliot Elisofon Field collection / Mali
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref37909

Juncus acuminatus Michx.

Biogeographical Region:
22 - West Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
Mohr, C. T. (herbarium)  Search this
Place:
Mobile., Bamako Capital District, Mali, Africa
Collection Date:
26 May 1878
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Juncales Juncaceae
Published Name:
Juncus acuminatus Michx.
Barcode:
03848937
USNM Number:
784629
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/38110b750-ae79-42aa-8924-6b39c24b1525
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15598627

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