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Gyro 2000 Ikenga 530Z

Designer:
David Gittens  Search this
Manufacturer:
David Gittens  Search this
Materials:
Overall: Steel, aluminum, fiberglass, plexiglass.
Type:
CRAFT-Rotary Wing
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of David Gittens.
Inventory Number:
A19940171000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Vertical Flight
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9d0e17fa6-1b5a-4318-b3a8-1f8d96f01906
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19940171000
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The Music Maker - Mood V

Maker:
Solomon Irein Wangboje, 1930-1998  Search this
Medium:
Linocut on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 36.2 x 29.8 cm (14 1/4 x 11 3/4 in.)
Type:
Print
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
1965
Topic:
musical instrument  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Amb. and Mrs. Benjamin Hill Brown Jr.
Object number:
76-3-18
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/ys7a969235e-e3c5-44ac-914a-97f60056ae00
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_76-3-18

Cap mask

Object Name:
gelede
Maker:
Yoruba artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood, pigment
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 33.7 x 34.6 x 27.9 cm (13 1/4 x 13 5/8 x 11 in.)
Type:
Mask
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
Mid-late 20th century
Topic:
musical instrument  Search this
Male use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
79-13-36
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/ys74950ed7a-b912-4f7a-aed8-c7ad0634b0a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_79-13-36
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Plaque

Maker:
Benin kingdom court style  Search this
Edo artist  Search this
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 45.6 x 35 x 8.9 cm (17 15/16 x 13 3/4 x 3 1/2 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
Mid-16th to 17th century
Topic:
foreigner  Search this
musical instrument  Search this
weapon  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchased with funds provided by the Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program
Object number:
82-5-3
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/ys74c15920c-e715-46d7-bf3d-99dd20bbe148
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_82-5-3

Divination board

Object Name:
opon Ifa
Maker:
Yoruba artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3.6 x 47.6 x 47.8 cm (1 7/16 x 18 3/4 x 18 13/16 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
Early to mid-20th century
Topic:
Divination  Search this
Animal  Search this
bird  Search this
scorpion  Search this
musical instrument  Search this
weapon  Search this
fan  Search this
chicken  Search this
sankofa  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
84-6-3
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/ys7d7511d34-4a63-4e82-98d1-953e43a781d6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_84-6-3

Altar stand

Maker:
Benin kingdom court style  Search this
Edo artist  Search this
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W: 24.4 x 23.5 cm (9 5/8 x 9 1/4 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
18th-19th century
Topic:
Shrine/Altar  Search this
musical instrument  Search this
geometric motif  Search this
male  Search this
female  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn to the Smithsonian Institution in 1966
Object number:
85-19-11
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/ys7d5c4a130-118a-412c-90f5-8afd0a6ed3a8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_85-19-11

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

Plaque

Maker:
Benin kingdom court style  Search this
Edo artist  Search this
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 47 x 34.2 x 8.2 cm (18 1/2 x 13 7/16 x 3 1/4 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
Mid-16th to 17th century
Topic:
foreigner  Search this
musical instrument  Search this
weapon  Search this
male  Search this
floral  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn to the Smithsonian Institution in 1979
Object number:
85-19-18
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/ys7ede0083c-cea9-4b6b-ad1b-f36d26f8c217
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_85-19-18
Online Media:

Plaque

Maker:
Benin kingdom court style  Search this
Edo artist  Search this
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 46.7 x 33 x 5.1 cm (18 3/8 x 13 x 2 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
Mid-16th to 17th century
Topic:
Status  Search this
musical instrument  Search this
weapon  Search this
male  Search this
floral  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn to the Smithsonian Institution in 1979
Object number:
85-19-19
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/ys7697ccc4c-6a64-4319-989b-9c55930092d7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_85-19-19

Plaque

Maker:
Benin kingdom court style  Search this
Edo artist  Search this
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 43.2 x 18.1 x 8.6 cm (17 x 7 1/8 x 3 3/8 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
Mid-16th to 17th century
Topic:
Status  Search this
musical instrument  Search this
weapon  Search this
male  Search this
floral  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn to the Smithsonian Institution in 1966
Object number:
85-19-2
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/ys7f8e5046b-eb65-4819-9924-962c2ff00d52
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_85-19-2

Male figure

Maker:
Benin kingdom court style  Search this
Edo artist  Search this
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 19.1 x 10.8 x 7.9 cm (7 1/2 x 4 1/4 x 3 1/8 in.)
Type:
Figure
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
19th century
Topic:
Shrine/Altar  Search this
musical instrument  Search this
weapon  Search this
male  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn to the Smithsonian Institution in 1979
Object number:
85-19-21
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/ys78f530b49-73f9-4cd6-8e7a-48a793e2fd0e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_85-19-21

Plaque

Maker:
Benin kingdom court style  Search this
Edo artist  Search this
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 43.5 x 16.2 x 10.2 cm (17 1/8 x 6 3/8 x 4 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
Mid-16th to 17th century
Topic:
musical instrument  Search this
male  Search this
floral  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn to the Smithsonian Institution in 1966
Object number:
85-19-4
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/ys7d50d376e-1512-498e-bcac-349b0a31b7fc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_85-19-4

Palace door

Object Name:
ilekun aafin
Maker:
?l?´w?` of Ise, born ca. 1875–1938, Nigeria  Search this
Yoruba artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood, traces of pigment
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 207 x 88 x 15.9 cm (81 1/2 x 34 5/8 x 6 1/4 in.)
Type:
Architectural Element
Geography:
Ise, Ekiti region, Nigeria
Date:
ca. 1904-1910
Topic:
Commemorative  Search this
Leadership  Search this
equestrian  Search this
mother and child  Search this
musical instrument  Search this
weapon  Search this
horse  Search this
male  Search this
female  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Robert Kuhn
Object number:
88-13-1
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/ys7b1709d5d-ddec-45e8-a410-277449fed8f4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_88-13-1

The Hydras head

Maker:
Bruce Onobrakpeya, born 1932, Nigeria  Search this
Medium:
Deep etching on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 39 x 52.3 cm (15 3/8 x 20 9/16 in.)
Type:
Print
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
1980
Topic:
Human  Search this
snake  Search this
musical instrument  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Warren M. Robbins
Object number:
91-11-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 1980 Bruce Onobrakpeya
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys7f9fc3e1a-a23b-4194-908a-edc8855c81c9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_91-11-1
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Poets and Fetters

Maker:
Bruce Onobrakpeya, born 1932, Nigeria  Search this
Medium:
Deep etching on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 39 x 52.3 cm (15 3/8 x 20 9/16 in.)
Type:
Print
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
1980
Topic:
musical instrument  Search this
mask  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Warren M. Robbins
Object number:
91-11-8
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 1980 Bruce Onobrakpeya
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys7c87fe3ae-cd79-4ad0-b753-c1262bb3132b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_91-11-8

Display cloth

Object Name:
ndop
Maker:
Bamileke artist  Search this
Bamum artist  Search this
Medium:
Cotton, dye
Dimensions:
H x W: 490.2 x 182.9 cm (193 x 72 in.)
Type:
Textile and Fiber Arts
Geography:
Cameroon
Date:
Mid-20th century
Topic:
Leadership  Search this
Status  Search this
musical instrument  Search this
cross  Search this
geometric motif  Search this
male  Search this
swastika  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the Honorable Jack Faxon in the memory of Pauline Faxon
Object number:
91-24-4
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/ys70d1bd959-d906-4a9b-a584-2eb283d90178
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_91-24-4
Online Media:

Epa Mask Named Iyaibeji (Mother of Twins)

Maker:
Moshood Olusomo Bámigbóyè, The Alaga of Odo Owo, born 1885-1975, Nigeria  Search this
Medium:
Wood, pigment
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 118.5 x 38.5 x 40.8 cm (46 5/8 x 15 3/16 x 16 1/16 in.)
Type:
Mask
Geography:
Ekiti State, Nigeria
Date:
Early to mid-20th century
Topic:
Commemorative  Search this
mother and child  Search this
musical instrument  Search this
weapon  Search this
male  Search this
female  Search this
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
2001-20-1
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/ys72e7bd9c7-0278-453c-8be5-97c198b5de21
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2001-20-1
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Male figure

Maker:
Yoruba artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood, glass beads, plant fiber
Dimensions:
Overall: 27.3 x 7.6 x 11.1cm (10 3/4 x 3 x 4 3/8in.) with out base and rods
Type:
Figure
Geography:
Igbomina, Oro District, Ijomu village, Nigeria
Date:
1900-1933
Topic:
Shrine/Altar  Search this
musical instrument  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Walt Disney World Co., a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company
Object number:
2005-6-165.2
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/ys70943cf3e-8bca-48b9-bae9-f30bacb7a755
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2005-6-165.2

Staff

Object Name:
ogo Elegba
Maker:
Yoruba artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood, indigo
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 41.5 x 8.7 x 21.7 cm (16 5/16 x 3 7/16 x 8 9/16 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
Mid-20th century
Topic:
musical instrument  Search this
Janus-faced  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Walt Disney World Co., a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company
Object number:
2005-6-354
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/ys77f624da5-a849-4450-955d-7d3e1c4d356b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2005-6-354

Poets and Fetters

Maker:
Bruce Onobrakpeya, born 1932, Nigeria  Search this
Author:
Barbara Haeger  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 38.1 x 56.3 cm (15 x 22 3/16 in.)
Type:
Print
Geography:
Lagos, Nigeria
Date:
2003
Topic:
Human  Search this
musical instrument  Search this
Writing  Search this
mask  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ambassador Robin Renee Sanders and Dr. Bruce Onobrakpeya
Object number:
2011-9-2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 2003 Bruce Onobrakpeya
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys718024c31-a98e-41ee-9ccb-017645e9bd99
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2011-9-2
Online Media:

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