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Insignia, Rating, Aviation Metalsmith, United States Navy

Materials:
Synthetic Felt
Embroidery Thread
Dimensions:
3-D: 6.7 × 0.2 × 3.5cm (2 5/8 × 1/16 × 1 3/8 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Found in collection. Donor unknown at this time. Found on NASM premises
Inventory Number:
A19951314000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9aa95aa3d-9bd0-4bbd-a79c-f23ac140587d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19951314000
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Insignia, Rank, Chief Aviation Metalsmith, United States Navy

Materials:
Cotton
Natural Felt
Dimensions:
3-D: 15.9 × 10.2 × 0.3cm (6 1/4 × 4 × 1/8 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Miss Katherine M. Smart
Inventory Number:
A19710612000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9d7e1a223-285e-4257-8303-7e21e40f33f1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19710612000
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Insignia, Rank, Aviation Metalsmith 1st Class, United States Navy

Materials:
Cotton
Natural Felt
Dimensions:
3-D: 15.6 × 10.2 × 0.3cm (6 1/8 × 4 × 1/8 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Miss Katherine M. Smart
Inventory Number:
A19710613000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv945886a2c-5b80-4ee8-be87-e119046115ad
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19710613000
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Insignia, Rank, Aviation Metalsmith 2nd Class, United States Navy

Materials:
Cotton
Natural Felt
Dimensions:
3-D: 13.3 × 10.5 × 0.3cm (5 1/4 × 4 1/8 × 1/8 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Miss Katherine M. Smart
Inventory Number:
A19710614000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9e86e7bcb-0bfd-4beb-a634-040cd2969106
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19710614000
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Insignia, Rank, Aviation Metalsmith 3rd Class, United States Navy

Materials:
Cotton
Dimensions:
3-D: 11.7 × 10.5 × 0.3cm (4 5/8 × 4 1/8 × 1/8 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Miss Katherine M. Smart
Inventory Number:
A19710615000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv99b0b5af5-301f-4853-8d11-bdac11f1921b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19710615000
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Pendant

Maker:
Baule artist  Search this
Medium:
Gold alloy, copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5.3 x 8.6 x 0.9 cm (2 1/16 x 3 3/8 x 3/8 in.)
Type:
Jewelry
Geography:
Côte d'Ivoire
Date:
Mid-20th century
Topic:
Status  Search this
Adornment  Search this
crescent  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Emil J. Arnold in memory of her husband
Object number:
75-3-40
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/ys7ff4cefb4-a97b-423d-aadd-4acdff9f9ec8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_75-3-40

Figure of a king

Maker:
Benin kingdom court style  Search this
Edo artist  Search this
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 41 x 17.1 x 15.2 cm (16 1/8 x 6 3/4 x 6 in.)
Type:
Figure
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
18th-19th century
Topic:
Ancestral  Search this
Shrine/Altar  Search this
musical instrument  Search this
male  Search this
sheep  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn to the Smithsonian Institution in 1966
Object number:
85-19-12
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/ys7ac6cf3c4-f5ea-4a08-9f01-8a84d53c81c7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_85-19-12

Spear blade currency

Maker:
Ngbaka artist  Search this
Medium:
Iron
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 50.7 x 16.2 x 8.1 cm (19 15/16 x 6 3/8 x 3 3/16 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Date:
Late 19th-early 20th century
Topic:
Marriage  Search this
male  Search this
Trade  Search this
Currency  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Claire and Frederick Mebel
Object number:
89-18-1
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/ys7c431a975-ca75-4c4d-8b0c-bbecf65da78c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_89-18-1
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Pendant

Maker:
Baule artist  Search this
Medium:
Gold alloy
Dimensions:
H x W: 8.7 x 8.7 cm (3 7/16 x 3 7/16 in.)
Type:
Jewelry
Geography:
Côte d'Ivoire
Date:
Late 19th-early 20th century
Topic:
bird  Search this
Status  Search this
Adornment  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Judith Timyan
Object number:
91-27-1
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/ys7f935adb2-5c5f-4e61-aafd-28011b8a5d3b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_91-27-1

Ceremonial blade

Maker:
Ekonda artist  Search this
Medium:
Iron, wood, kaolin
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 52.2 x 14.2 x 4.1 cm (20 9/16 x 5 9/16 x 1 5/8 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Date:
Early 20th century
Topic:
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
95-11-3
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/ys719f2c1b4-f89b-4bdc-b7d9-b2ca7715d072
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_95-11-3

Hoe currency

Maker:
Sara artist  Search this
Medium:
Iron
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 16.2 x 41.2 x .6 cm (6 3/8 x 16 1/4 x 1/4 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Chad
Date:
Late 19th-early 20th century
Topic:
Marriage  Search this
male  Search this
Trade  Search this
Currency  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Drs. Jean and Noble Endicott
Object number:
2000-28-4
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/ys7b8a992f6-1356-487f-96d2-afe3fe4b8c45
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2000-28-4

Manilla

Maker:
Igbo artist  Search this
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7.8 x 14.7 x 9.2 cm (3 1/16 x 5 13/16 x 3 5/8 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
Late 19th-early 20th century
Topic:
male  Search this
Trade  Search this
Currency  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Drs. Jean and Noble Endicott
Object number:
2000-28-5
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/ys77599fc8e-52e4-467c-9df9-07be0d67d68a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2000-28-5

Necklace

Maker:
Kabyle artist  Search this
Medium:
Silver alloy, coral, enamel
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 21.8 x 29.0 x 0.7 cm (8 9/16 x 11 7/16 x 1/4 in.)
Type:
Jewelry
Geography:
Kabylie, Algeria
Date:
Mid-20th century
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
Female use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Nancy Berg
Object number:
2000-8-11
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/ys77a244a8a-fc2e-4ecc-9892-44f08fa5dc9d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2000-8-11

Fibula

Maker:
Kabyle artist  Search this
Medium:
Silver alloy, coral
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 27.5 x 17.6 x 0.7 cm (10 13/16 x 6 15/16 x 1/4 in.)
Type:
Textile and Fiber Arts
Geography:
Kabylie, Algeria
Date:
Mid-20th century
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
Female use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Nancy Berg
Object number:
2000-8-13
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/ys797018e23-9924-4c86-8a61-7a87981b4a30
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2000-8-13
Online Media:

Plaque

Maker:
Benin kingdom court style  Search this
Edo artist  Search this
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 39.5 x 17.6 x 6 cm (15 9/16 x 6 15/16 x 2 3/8 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
Mid-16th to 17th century
Topic:
male  Search this
floral  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alice M. Kaplan
Object number:
2001-14-1
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/ys7e9e0ef3b-6800-43e1-83b5-97523f989fa8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2001-14-1
Online Media:

Hoe currency

Object Name:
mandjong
Maker:
Kwele artist  Search this
Medium:
Iron
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 24.1 x 41.9 x 2.5 cm (9 1/2 x 16 1/2 x 1 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Congo
Gabon
Date:
19th-20th century
Topic:
male  Search this
Trade  Search this
Currency  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Tom Joyce and museum purchase with funds donated by Carl Jennings
Object number:
2002-10-10
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/ys77d777a38-8f46-4793-bf12-b0ac568969b8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-10-10

Gong

Object Name:
eloundja
Maker:
Tetela artist  Search this
Nkutshu artist  Search this
Medium:
Iron
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 53.3 x 24.8 x 11 cm (21 x 9 3/4 x 4 5/16 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Date:
19th-20th century
Topic:
male  Search this
Trade  Search this
Currency  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Tom Joyce and museum purchase with funds donated by Carl Jennings
Object number:
2002-10-23
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/ys7be47ca6f-1eba-4292-a9e8-a2a5c135b8f2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-10-23

Manilla

Maker:
Undetermined artist  Search this
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 15.2 x 8.3 x 3.2 cm (6 x 3 1/4 x 1 1/4 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
19th-20th century
Topic:
male  Search this
Trade  Search this
Currency  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Tom Joyce and museum purchase with funds donated by Carl Jennings
Object number:
2002-10-34
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/ys7780538a0-c375-45db-a0a3-a27811b020ed
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-10-34

Manilla

Maker:
Undetermined artist  Search this
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 20.3 x 10.2 x 4.4 cm (8 x 4 x 1 3/4 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
12th-18th century
Topic:
male  Search this
Trade  Search this
Currency  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Tom Joyce and museum purchase with funds donated by Carl Jennings
Object number:
2002-10-35
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys77685f337-18bf-406f-8e5b-dbdefd0820bb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-10-35
Online Media:

Bell

Object Name:
omo
Maker:
Yoruba artist  Search this
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W: 18.4 x 11.4 cm (7 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
Early 20th century
Topic:
Status  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arnold and Joanne Syrop
Object number:
2002-20-24
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/ys7a8ae6486-63da-4720-b890-674be9740e4f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2002-20-24
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