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Hair ornament

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Charles F. Nesler, Non-Indian, 1864-1930  Search this
Previous owner:
Charles F. Nesler, Non-Indian, 1864-1930  Search this
Donor:
Charles F. Nesler, Non-Indian, 1864-1930  Search this
Object Name:
Hair ornament
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Gourd stitch/Brick stitch/Netted beadwork , painted
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Oklahoma; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
10/5377
Barcode:
105377.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c4556af3-30aa-4931-a645-42f42fb2b872
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_113756
Online Media:

Bow

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Colonel John T. Pickett, Non-Indian, 1820-1884  Search this
Previous owner:
Philip Sawyer, Non-Indian, 1868-1949  Search this
Donor:
Philip Sawyer, Non-Indian, 1868-1949  Search this
Object Name:
Bow
Media/Materials:
Wood, cordage
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
18/2078
Barcode:
182078.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws687930dfc-e4a6-42c2-a033-6a91edc9177f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_194720
Online Media:

Man's leggings

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Virginia Greenway Wilson (Mrs. Philip Danforth Wilson), Non-Indian, 1889-1987  Search this
Lender:
Virginia Greenway Wilson (Mrs. Philip Danforth Wilson), Non-Indian, 1889-1987  Search this
Object Name:
Man's leggings
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Painted, gourd stitch/brick stitch/netted beadwork
Dimensions:
73 x 51 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Oklahoma; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
20/4341
Barcode:
204341.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6676e9b38-c62a-491a-a7f1-d508f8136a28
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_218324
Online Media:

Mortar and pestle

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Po-kwa"-gwu'-nu', Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Mortar and pestle
Media/Materials:
Wood, stone
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Native Term:
ho' ta sa'n
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1370
Barcode:
021370.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws687473afc-0c30-4be7-af4f-00e3d47ec682
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22306
Online Media:

Mortar

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
A'-ta-gwa-hi', Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Mortar
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Native Term:
ho' as
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1372
Barcode:
021372.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6083ae5f2-c72f-44e9-b47f-addb98077e2c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22310
Online Media:

Spoon/Ladle

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Mo'n-tca-ro', Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Spoon/Ladle
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1374
Barcode:
021374.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws635efddcf-995b-4a36-969c-5de6f13ce364
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22312
Online Media:

Drumstick

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Penateka (Big John), Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Drumstick
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Incised
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1931
Barcode:
021931.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c5994d54-5378-4bac-8c06-2e78965c8f17
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22912
Online Media:

Ball

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Pi'akos, Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Ball
Media/Materials:
Hide
Techniques:
Sewn
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling
Native Term:
na' su pe'
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1844
Barcode:
021844.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Games, Toys, Gambling
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b164db32-22ff-4c63-a2de-5c7978427a40
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_23200
Online Media:

Man's turban

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Chief Mam-sook-a-wat (Mamsookewat/Mumsookawa/Mum-Shu-Kawa/Mam-Sook-A-Wat/Mom-suk-awa), Niuam (Comanche), 1836-1938  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Man's turban
Media/Materials:
Fox skin/fur, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Gourd stitch/Brick stitch/Netted beadwork , overlay beadwork
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Native Term:
wa' a ni'
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1858
Barcode:
021858.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f1d4e944-7cce-4fb2-94b6-0242be61a71d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_23214
Online Media:

Comanche Girl

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Marian Terasaz (Marian Terasaz Kassanavoid/Aukemah), Niuam (Comanche), 1915-2009  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Oscar Brousse Jacobson, Non-Indian, 1882-1966  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Oscar Brousse Jacobson, Non-Indian, 1882-1966  Search this
Title:
Comanche Girl
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Paper, watercolor
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
21.6 x 29.3 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
1938
Catalog Number:
23/6049
Barcode:
236049.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6ab0eb039-8bd4-4be9-be4a-6a52265c192d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_250956
Online Media:

Pipe tomahawk

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Chief White Eagle, Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Joseph A. Imhof (Joseph Adam Andrew John Imhof), Non-Indian, 1871-1955  Search this
Sarah Imhof (Sarah Ann Elizabeth Russell/Sallie Imhof/Mrs. Joseph A. Imhof), Non-Indian, 1872-1966  Search this
Donor:
Sarah Imhof (Sarah Ann Elizabeth Russell/Sallie Imhof/Mrs. Joseph A. Imhof), Non-Indian, 1872-1966  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe tomahawk
Media/Materials:
Wood, german silver ("nickel silver"/copper-nickel alloy)
Techniques:
Carved, inlaid
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
23/8997
Barcode:
238997.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws60480bdb0-6d36-4659-88b4-bceb5203eea2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_254539
Online Media:

Hair ornament

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Marjorie Sovo, Niuam (Comanche)/Mohawk, b. 1926  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Oklahoma Indian Arts and Crafts Cooperative (Oklahoma Indian Arts and Crafts Co-op/Southern Plains Indian Craftspersons' Cooperative)  Search this
Object Name:
Hair ornament
Media/Materials:
Commercially tanned leather, deerhide/deerskin, paperboard, glass bead/beads, cowrie shell/shells, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, edge beaded
Dimensions:
10.5 x 4.7 x 0.9 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Oklahoma; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1962-1963
Catalog Number:
26/1810
Barcode:
261810.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws650e66e7c-5513-40a9-b203-fb71962349a4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277917

A Pawnee Boy Named Sioux

Culture/People:
Chaticks Si Chaticks (Pawnee)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Bunky Echo-Hawk, Chaticks Si Chaticks (Pawnee)/Yakama (Yakima), b. 1975  Search this
Donor:
Kevin Gover, Chaticks Si Chaticks (Pawnee)/Niuam (Comanche), b. 1955  Search this
Previous owner:
Kevin Gover, Chaticks Si Chaticks (Pawnee)/Niuam (Comanche), b. 1955  Search this
Title:
A Pawnee Boy Named Sioux
Object Name:
Print
Media/Materials:
Paper, ink
Techniques:
Printed
Dimensions:
55.4 x 71.0 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Pawnee, Pawnee Reservation; Pawnee County; Oklahoma; USA (inferred)
Date created:
2009
Catalog Number:
26/7483
Barcode:
267483.000
See related items:
Chaticks Si Chaticks (Pawnee)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6225d94e9-8349-4bcd-82e9-2320b57dc160
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_396694
Online Media:

Spoon/Ladle

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
John Bradley, Niuam (Comanche)/Cherokee  Search this
Donor:
Patricia L. Nietfeld (PN/PLN), Non-Indian  Search this
Previous owner:
John Bradley, Niuam (Comanche)/Cherokee  Search this
Object Name:
Spoon/Ladle
Media/Materials:
Buffalo horn
Techniques:
Boiled, cut, carved, polished
Dimensions:
24.0 x 16.5 x 5.2 cm
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
San Dimas; Los Angeles County; California; USA
Date created:
2011-2012
Catalog Number:
26/8893
Barcode:
268893.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f9d57a0d-5d19-4c3d-b414-187bb4f0358f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_402392

Headdress case

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Po'-a-wi', Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Headdress case
Media/Materials:
Hide, paint
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Native Term:
to na wu' sa
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
circa 1865
Catalog Number:
2/1318
Barcode:
021318.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws608a3e4b4-15b1-47ab-9123-2757cea1f4b9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22277
Online Media:

Saddle

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Ye'-wu'-ta-gwa, Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Saddle
Media/Materials:
Antler, wood, hide, sinew, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Carved, stitched
Object Type:
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Native Term:
ni' wa na di' no
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1364
Barcode:
021364.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6910c04de-ca7c-4663-a878-33e68bf7963e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22299
Online Media:

Bag

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Pa'-ki'-ki'-ma, Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Bag
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Edge beaded , overlay beadwork
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Native Term:
wu' na ka'
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1527
Barcode:
021527.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64bbb13de-84bb-4713-a8a1-1fb72b32acdb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22788
Online Media:

Bandolier/shoulder sash and bag

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Wu'-da-wi'-ap (Big White Bear), Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Bandolier/shoulder sash and bag
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads, mescal beans, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Sewn, lazy/lane stitch beadwork
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Native Term:
wu' na ka'
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1534
Barcode:
021534.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63c0a482f-7e7a-4d4e-b2fe-14b5ab518074
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22795
Online Media:

Rattle (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Possible owner:
Wu'-da-wi'-ap (Big White Bear), Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Po-ta-ra (Po'-ta-na), Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Rattle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Gourd, wood, hide
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Native Term:
wu' sa wai ya
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1562
Barcode:
021562.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f8b0f1a8-494d-4b91-b16d-0836e5a0c888
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22826

Hair ornament

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Wu'-da-wi'-ap (Big White Bear), Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Hair ornament
Media/Materials:
Feather/feathers
Techniques:
Wrapped, tied
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Native Term:
mo'n pi' ka di' ko
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1575
Barcode:
021575.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws604f5328f-c114-4bfb-b84f-c56c01bfbb65
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22839
Online Media:

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