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Breastplate fragment

Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 9.3 x 18.1 x 0.5 cm (3 11/16 x 7 1/8 x 3/16 in)
Type:
Weapon and Armament
Metalwork
Origin:
Northwestern Iran
Date:
ca. 800-500 BCE
Period:
Iron Age III
Topic:
tree  Search this
bull  Search this
Iron Age III (ca. 800 - 500 BCE)  Search this
griffin  Search this
Iran  Search this
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
repousse  Search this
chasing  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn to the Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
S1986.496
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
On View:
Sackler Gallery 21: Feast Your Eyes: A Taste for Luxury in Ancient Iran
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3a964f948-6893-4d75-a2e8-1628ce1bc42a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1986.496

Wrapper

Object Name:
Maama kesi
Mmaban
Maker:
Asante artist  Search this
Medium:
Cotton, silk, indigo dye, synthetic dye
Dimensions:
H x W: 132 x 78.7 cm (51 15/16 x 31 in.)
Type:
Textile and Fiber Arts
Geography:
Bonwire, Ghana
Date:
Before 1971
Topic:
Status  Search this
Adornment  Search this
Male use  Search this
geometric motif  Search this
male  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, EJ10553
Object number:
EJ10553
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/ys79fb05690-e4e7-49d7-be04-3b7349d11fd2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_EJ10553

Identity [initiated by Stefan Kalmár and Richard Birkett of Artists Space ; conceived and produced by Dexter Sinister (Stuart Bailey and David Reinfurt) ; with research assistance from Robert Snowden]

Author:
Dexter Sinister (Firm)  Search this
Birkett, Richard  Search this
Kalmár, Stefan  Search this
Artists Space (Gallery)  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries Artists' Books DSI  Search this
Subject:
Dexter Sinister (Firm)  Search this
Physical description:
48 pages illustrations 19 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Artists' books (books).)
Artists' books (books)
Artists' books
Exhibition catalogs
Date:
2011
Topic:
Art museums--Public relations  Search this
Branding (Marketing)  Search this
Corporate image  Search this
Call number:
N490 .D49 2011
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_985448

Izdanja Narodnog muzeja u Beogradu, 1945-1980 = The 1945-1980 register of the National Museum publications [sastavile Nada Radovanović, Nada Radojčić-Kostić ; glavni i odgovorni urednik Jevta Jevtović]

Author:
Narodni muzej--Beograd  Search this
Radovanović, Nada  Search this
Radojčić-Kostić, Nada  Search this
Jevtović, Jevta  Search this
Subject:
Narodni muzej--Beograd  Search this
Physical description:
32 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates illustrations 24 cm
Type:
Books
Catalogs
Place:
Yugoslavia
Date:
1983
Topic:
Publishers' catalogs  Search this
Imprints  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_719630

[Catalogue] - Museum Publications of America

Author:
Museum publications of America  Search this
Physical description:
v
Type:
Bibliography
Place:
United States
Date:
1973
Topic:
Museums  Search this
Call number:
Z5939 .M98
Z5052 .M986
Z5939.M98 Z5052.M986
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_66338

The changing presentation of the American Indian : museums and native cultures

Author:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
118 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
2000
C2000
Topic:
Museums  Search this
Intercultural communication  Search this
Museum techniques  Search this
Indians in popular culture  Search this
Public opinion  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_591985

Visual journal : Harlem and DC in the thirties and forties : a study of an exhibition presented by the Center for African American History and Culture / Audrey E. Kindlon, Kerry DiGiacomo

Author:
Kindlon, Audrey E  Search this
DiGiacomo, Kerry R  Search this
Center for African American History & Culture (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Institutional Studies Office  Search this
Subject:
Center for African American History & Culture (U.S.) Evaluation  Search this
Physical description:
iv, 34 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1996
Topic:
Museum exhibits--Public opinion  Search this
Museum attendance--Evaluation  Search this
Exhibitions--Evaluation  Search this
Call number:
AM101.W3 K5128 1996
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_568081

Visitors comment on Flight Time Barbie : dolls from the Popular Culture Collection of the National Air and Space Museum / Andrew J. Pekarik, with the assistance of Steven J. Smith, Steven S. Yalowitz

Title:
Flight Time Barbie
Author:
Pekarik, Andrew  Search this
Smith, Steven J  Search this
Yalowitz, Steven S  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Institutional Studies Office  Search this
Subject:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Physical description:
30 pages ; 28 cm
Type:
Surveys
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Place:
United States
Date:
1996
Topic:
Aeronautical museums  Search this
Museum exhibits--Public opinion  Search this
Barbie dolls  Search this
Popular culture  Search this
Call number:
TL506.U62 W375 1996
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_522400

Art museums and the price of success : an international comparison : the United States, the United Kingdom and the Netherlands, with a contribution giving the German perspective / edited by Truus Gubbels and Annemoon van Hemel

Author:
Gubbels, Truus  Search this
Hemel, Annemoon van  Search this
Rijksmuseum (Netherlands)  Search this
Dr. E. Boekmanstichting  Search this
Physical description:
163 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1993
Topic:
Art museums--Administration  Search this
Art museums--Public opinion  Search this
Call number:
N470 .A78 1993
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_466830

Newsletter : museum studies at the Smithsonian / Office of Museum Programs, Smithsonian Institution

Author:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Museum Programs  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Museum Programs  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Physical description:
v. : ports. ; 28 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Date:
1990
1990-
Topic:
Museums  Search this
Museums--Public relations  Search this
Call number:
AM101 .S66462
AM101.S66462
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_421004

MPR news

Title:
Museum public relations news
Author:
International Council of Museums Museum Public Relations Committee  Search this
Physical description:
v. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Date:
1990
1990-
Topic:
Museums--Public relations  Search this
Call number:
AM124 .M107
AM124.M107
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_421011

Don't brush your teeth anymore : toothpaste's got earth in it! : a study of the role that objects can play in the experience of visitors to a museum / Jenny Cave, Robert L. Wolf

Title:
Study of the role that objects can play in the experience of visitors to a museum
Author:
Cave, Jenny  Search this
Wolf, Robert L  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Exhibitions Evaluation  Search this
Physical description:
23 p. ; 28 cm
Type:
Surveys
Date:
1983
[1983]
Topic:
Museum exhibits--Public opinion  Search this
Museum attendance  Search this
Call number:
AM101.W3 C37 1983
AM101.W3C37 1983
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_409375

A description of Smithsonian contributing members : a report based on the 1988 contributing membership survey / Z.D. Doering, K.J. Black

Author:
Doering, Zahava D  Search this
Black, Kelly J  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Institutional Studies Office  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Resident Associate Program  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 100 leaves : ill., forms ; 28 cm
Type:
Surveys
Place:
United States
Date:
1989
[1989]
Topic:
Museums  Search this
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Museums--Public Relations  Search this
Call number:
AM101.W3 D65c 1989
AM101.W3 D65c 1989
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_407663

A description of Smithsonian contributing members : executive summary : a report based on the 1988 contributing membership survey / Z.D. Doering, K.J. Black

Author:
Doering, Zahava D  Search this
Black, Kelly J  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Institutional Studies Office  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Resident Associate Program  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 5,7, [1] leaves : ill., forms ; 28 cm
Type:
Surveys
Place:
United States
Date:
1989
[1989]
Topic:
Museums  Search this
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Museums--Public Relations  Search this
Call number:
AM101.W3 D65e 1989
AM101.W3 D65e 1989
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_407664

"Men and women, costume, gender, and power" : a visitor study conducted at the Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History / Claire L. Fronville

Author:
Fronville, Claire L  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service Surveys  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Exhibitions Surveys  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 25 leaves : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
United States
Date:
1990
[1990]
Topic:
Museums--Public opinion  Search this
Art--Exhibition techniques  Search this
Museum attendance  Search this
Call number:
AM101.W3 F93 1990
AM101.W3F93 1990
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_398726

A description of Smithsonian resident associates : a report based on the 1988 Resident Associate Program survey / Z.D. Doering, K.J. Black

Author:
Doering, Zahava D  Search this
Black, Kelly J  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Institutional Studies Office  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Resident Associate Program  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 90 leaves : ill., forms ; 28 cm
Type:
Surveys
Place:
United States
Date:
1989
[1989]
Topic:
Museums  Search this
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Museums--Public Relations  Search this
Call number:
AM101.W3 D65 1989
AM101.W3 D65 1989
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_367952

Formative research for the India exhibit / prepared for the Museum of Science ... Boston ; prepared by Research Communications, Ltd

Author:
Boston Museum of Science  Search this
Research Communications, Ltd  Search this
Physical description:
51 leaves, 30 p. in various pagings : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
India
Date:
1986
[1986]
Topic:
Museum exhibits--Public opinion  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Public opinion  Search this
Call number:
DS402 .F72 1986
DS402.F72 1986
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_370368

Research for Robots and beyond : the age of intelligent machines / preparedfor the Museum of Science ... Boston ; prepared by Research Communications, Ltd

Title:
Robots and beyond
Author:
Boston Museum of Science  Search this
Research Communications, Ltd  Search this
Physical description:
56 leaves, [56] p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1987
[1987]
Topic:
Robotics--Exhibitions--Public opinion  Search this
Museum exhibits--Public opinion  Search this
Trade shows--Public opinion  Search this
Call number:
TJ211 .R43 1987
TJ211.R43 1987
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_371357

Museum publications

Author:
Clapp, Jane  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. 22 cm
Type:
Bibliography
Place:
North America
Date:
1962
Topic:
Museums  Search this
Call number:
Z5051 .C58 1962
Z5051.C58 1962
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_35806

Six museum controversies

Author:
Arthur Andersen & Co. Foundation  Search this
Council of Europe  Search this
Physical description:
20 p. ; 30 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Europe
Date:
1983
1983?]
Topic:
Museums  Search this
Call number:
AM40 .S62 1983
AM40.S62 1983
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_206908

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