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Stirrup-spout vessel

Culture/People:
probably Moche (Mochica) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Excavator:
T. Hewitt Myring (Thomas Hewitt Myring), Non-Indian, 1860-1916  Search this
Previous owner:
T. Hewitt Myring (Thomas Hewitt Myring), Non-Indian, 1860-1916  Search this
Henry Vanden Bergh (Henry Van Den Berg/Henry Vanden Berg), Non-Indian, 1851-1937  Search this
Previous seller:
T. Hewitt Myring (Thomas Hewitt Myring), Non-Indian, 1860-1916  Search this
Seller:
Henry Vanden Bergh (Henry Van Den Berg/Henry Vanden Berg), Non-Indian, 1851-1937  Search this
Object Name:
Stirrup-spout vessel
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Mold-made, painted
Dimensions:
28.8 x 14.8 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Tumulus; Río Chicama valley; Ascope Province; La Libertad Region; Peru
Date created:
AD 200–800
Catalog Number:
15/7571
Barcode:
157571.000
See related items:
Moche (Mochica) (archaeological culture)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6dd5c91cd-137e-48dc-ad4e-66979d0d8947
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_168565
Online Media:

Trumpet

Culture/People:
probably Moche (Mochica) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Excavator:
T. Hewitt Myring (Thomas Hewitt Myring), Non-Indian, 1860-1916  Search this
Previous owner:
T. Hewitt Myring (Thomas Hewitt Myring), Non-Indian, 1860-1916  Search this
Henry Vanden Bergh (Henry Van Den Berg/Henry Vanden Berg), Non-Indian, 1851-1937  Search this
Previous seller:
T. Hewitt Myring (Thomas Hewitt Myring), Non-Indian, 1860-1916  Search this
Seller:
Henry Vanden Bergh (Henry Van Den Berg/Henry Vanden Berg), Non-Indian, 1851-1937  Search this
Object Name:
Trumpet
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Modeled, painted
Dimensions:
36 x 7.5 x 20 cm
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Tumulus; Río Chicama valley; Ascope Province; La Libertad Region; Peru
Date created:
AD 200–800
Catalog Number:
15/7503
Barcode:
157503.000
See related items:
Moche (Mochica) (archaeological culture)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e3c2b5a2-2d6e-48c7-ad09-82afed79b2b1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_168897
Online Media:

Mother and child figure

Culture/People:
probably Moche (Mochica) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Excavator:
T. Hewitt Myring (Thomas Hewitt Myring), Non-Indian, 1860-1916  Search this
Previous owner:
T. Hewitt Myring (Thomas Hewitt Myring), Non-Indian, 1860-1916  Search this
Henry Vanden Bergh (Henry Van Den Berg/Henry Vanden Berg), Non-Indian, 1851-1937  Search this
Previous seller:
T. Hewitt Myring (Thomas Hewitt Myring), Non-Indian, 1860-1916  Search this
Seller:
Henry Vanden Bergh (Henry Van Den Berg/Henry Vanden Berg), Non-Indian, 1851-1937  Search this
Object Name:
Mother and child figure
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Mold-made
Dimensions:
19 x 10.2 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Tumulus; Río Chicama valley; Ascope Province; La Libertad Region; Peru
Date created:
AD 200–800
Catalog Number:
15/7679
Barcode:
157679.000
See related items:
Moche (Mochica) (archaeological culture)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6cdb90682-0adf-4767-8c39-1f9750ec54e1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_168985
Online Media:

Trumpet in human form

Culture/People:
probably Moche (Mochica) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Excavator:
T. Hewitt Myring (Thomas Hewitt Myring), Non-Indian, 1860-1916  Search this
Previous owner:
T. Hewitt Myring (Thomas Hewitt Myring), Non-Indian, 1860-1916  Search this
Henry Vanden Bergh (Henry Van Den Berg/Henry Vanden Berg), Non-Indian, 1851-1937  Search this
Previous seller:
T. Hewitt Myring (Thomas Hewitt Myring), Non-Indian, 1860-1916  Search this
Seller:
Henry Vanden Bergh (Henry Van Den Berg/Henry Vanden Berg), Non-Indian, 1851-1937  Search this
Object Name:
Trumpet in human form
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Mold-made
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Tumulus; Río Chicama valley; Ascope Province; La Libertad Region; Peru
Date created:
AD 200–800
Catalog Number:
15/7681
Barcode:
157681.000
See related items:
Moche (Mochica) (archaeological culture)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws690be347f-89c2-4e77-a74a-c0f5f0294a86
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_168987
Online Media:

Vessel in human form

Culture/People:
probably Moche (Mochica) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Excavator:
T. Hewitt Myring (Thomas Hewitt Myring), Non-Indian, 1860-1916  Search this
Previous owner:
T. Hewitt Myring (Thomas Hewitt Myring), Non-Indian, 1860-1916  Search this
Henry Vanden Bergh (Henry Van Den Berg/Henry Vanden Berg), Non-Indian, 1851-1937  Search this
Previous seller:
T. Hewitt Myring (Thomas Hewitt Myring), Non-Indian, 1860-1916  Search this
Seller:
Henry Vanden Bergh (Henry Van Den Berg/Henry Vanden Berg), Non-Indian, 1851-1937  Search this
Object Name:
Vessel in human form
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Mold-made, painted
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Tumulus; Río Chicama valley; Ascope Province; La Libertad Region; Peru
Date created:
AD 200–800
Catalog Number:
15/7693
Barcode:
157693.000
See related items:
Moche (Mochica) (archaeological culture)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6877b6be5-d9b6-43c1-8594-647eb7f59906
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_168999
Online Media:

Rye, Owen S. and Clifford Evans

Collection Creator:
Rinzler, Ralph  Search this
Container:
Box 7 (Series 2)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1976
Scope and Contents note:
File consists of "Traditional Pottery Techniques of Pakistan: Field and Laboratory Studies", Smithsonian Contributions to Anthropology Number 21, inscribed "R. Rinzler 9 Feb. 77, Wash., D.C".
Collection Restrictions:
Large portions of this collection are digitized, and while these materials are being prepared for public access through this finding aid, researchers can request digital copies by contacting the Rinzler Archives at rinzlerarchives@si.edu or (202) 633-7322.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for information.
Collection Citation:
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.RINZ, File RINZ_02_007_018
See more items in:
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings / Series 2: Collected Texts
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5e379dfbc-2d78-47bb-9879-b2086db12f97
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-rinz-ref909

Uncovering an Ancient Mexican Temple

Collection Creator:
Stirling, Matthew Williams, 1896-1975  Search this
Stewart, Richard H. (Richard Hewett), 1901-2004  Search this
Extent:
Film reels (70 minutes, color silent; 2614 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
circa 1945
Scope and Contents:
Edited film shot for a National Geographic Society/Smithsonian Institution expedition to Mexico led by Stirling, director of the Bureau of American Ethnography. Film traces the expedition from Mexico City to an archeological site. Footage includes: Mexico City; the countryside; establishing camp; local fruit and berries, flora, and foods; preparation of local foods for expedition members; local festival with masked dancing; excavating work and unearthing pottery; making pottery using coil technique; earthenware figures, vessels, and masks; and preparing objects for shipping.
Local Number:
HSFA 1991.16.2
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Matthew Stirling collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Matthew Stirling collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc95a9bc166-236d-4619-8349-3fae9ea2e15f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1987-04-ref3

Hunting Pre-history on Panama's Unknown North Coast

Collection Creator:
Stirling, Matthew Williams, 1896-1975  Search this
Stewart, Richard H. (Richard Hewett), 1901-2004  Search this
Extent:
u Film reels (64 minutes, color silent; 2596 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
circa 1945
Scope and Contents:
Edited film documents a National Geographic Society/Smithsonian Institution expedition to Panama led by Stirling, director of the Bureau of American Ethnography. Film follows the expedition from Panama City to archeological sites in the countryside. Footage includes murals depicting pre-Columbian life; coastal landscape; countryside; making pottery using coil technique; flora; village women using large mortar and pestle; carving gourd; outlining petroglyphs in chalk; excavating archeological sites; unearthing pottery, pottery figurines, large cache of pottery "ladles," and shards; and sorting and assembling pottery shards.
Local Number:
HSFA 1991.16.7
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Matthew Stirling collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Matthew Stirling collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc904d8b34e-4dd1-4dad-a365-00573ead7994
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1987-04-ref4

Adelaide Pearson Film of Asian Pottery Techniques

Creator:
Pearson, Adelaide  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (27 minutes, black-and-white silent; 717 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Film reels
Silent films
Place:
Asia
India
Burma
Malaysia
Vietnam
Japan
Date:
1938-1939
Scope and Contents:
Edited film of a trip to Asia to view a variety of pottery techniques. The film concentrates on Indian pottery making, primarily in the Delhi Pottery Works and Puri, but also includes brief sequences of pottery making in Burma, Malaysia, Vietnam, and Japan. Film was shot in 1938-1939 by Adelaide Pearson, founder of Rowantree Pottery in Blue Hill, Maine.

Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or Anthropology Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.
Local Numbers:
HSFA 1991.2.1
Provenance:
Received from David Weiss, Northeast Historic Film, in 1991.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Pottery, Asian  Search this
Pottery craft  Search this
Genre/Form:
silent films
Citation:
Adelaide Pearson Film of Asian Pottery Techniques, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
HSFA.1991.02
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc90f899627-9ecb-455a-a0e0-813579e9f483
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-hsfa-1991-02

Yoruba Crafts

Creator:
Bascom, William Russell, 1912-1981  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (11 minutes, color silent; 400 feet)
Culture:
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Film reels
Silent films
Place:
Africa, West
Nigeria
Date:
1950-1951
Scope and Contents:
Edited film shot in Oyo, Nigeria during field research. This visual record reflects Bascom's approach to the study of African aesthetics, one which integrated an analysis of the social role, status, and function of the artist with his/her individual style, ideas, and technique. Footage records traditional Yoruba craft techniques including pottery making, spinning cotton, dyeing thread and cloth, weaving of ikat cloth on a men's loom, and woodcarving. Also filmed is master Yoruba woodcarver, Duga of Meko, carving and painting a ritual effigy of Shango.

Legacy Keywords: Pottery manufacture of Nigeria ; Spinning of cotton thread Nigeria ; Textiles dyeing of Nigeria ; Weaving laying of warp Nigeria ; Carving woodcarvers Nigeria ; Effigies carving of Shango Nigeria

Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or Anthropology Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.
Local Number:
HSFA 1989.19.1
Provenance:
Received from Berta Bascom in 1989.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Weaving  Search this
Ceramics  Search this
Carving (Decorative arts)  Search this
Genre/Form:
silent films
Citation:
Yoruba Crafts, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
HSFA.1989.19
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9e8ac6c80-a595-4493-a9a3-6cf762a7da36
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-hsfa-1989-19

FN 10

Collection Creator:
Dunham, S. Ann (Stanley Ann)  Search this
Container:
Box 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1979-1980
Scope and Contents:
The 1980 April 3 notes in this notebook continue in book 13.
Collection Restrictions:
The S. Ann Dunham papers are open for research.

Electronic records are unavailable for research. Please contact the reference archivist for additional information.

Access to the S. Ann Dunham papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
S. Ann Dunham papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
S. Ann Dunham papers
S. Ann Dunham papers / Series 1: Field notebooks
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3186566b8-a0ae-4f44-862b-f75c0766c40b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-2011-04-ref80
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Réflexions sur quelques activités techniques en basse Casamance (Sénégal)

Author:
Thomas, Louis-Vincent 1922-1994  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Senegal
Casamance
Date:
1957
Topic:
Weapons, Diola  Search this
Agricultural implements  Search this
Wood-carving, Diola  Search this
Jola ironworking  Search this
Jola baskets  Search this
Industries  Search this
Pottery, Diola  Search this
Fishing nets  Search this
Call number:
QH3 .B936b
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_753971

Romita pottery revisited: a reassessment of the provenance of ceramics from Colonial Mexico by LA-MC-ICP-MS

Author:
Iñañez, Javier  Search this
McDonough, William  Search this
Speakman, Robert Jeff  Search this
Bellucci, Jeremy J.  Search this
Ash, Richard D.  Search this
Rodríguez-Alegría, Enrique  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2010
Topic:
Museum conservation methods  Search this
Museum techniques  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_92361

Chemical Analyses of Pottery and Clays from the Medieval Islamic City of al-Basra and its Hinterland in Northern Morocco

Author:
Speakman, Robert Jeff  Search this
Ennahid, Said  Search this
Glascock, Michael D.  Search this
Benco, Nancy L.  Search this
Blackman, M. James  Search this
Neff, Hector  Search this
De Juan Garcia, Antonio  Search this
Retuerce Velasco, Manuel  Search this
Hervas Herrera, Miguel Angel  Search this
Stabel-Hanse, Juan Zozaya  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2009
Topic:
Museum conservation methods  Search this
Museum techniques  Search this
Anthropology  Search this
Natural History  Search this
See others in:
Anthropology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_92392

Archaeometric Characterization of Renaissance Tin-Lead Glazed Pottery from Talavera de la Reina, Puente del Arzobispo and Seville (Spain)

Author:
Iñañez, Javier  Search this
Buxeda i Garrigós, J.  Search this
Speakman, Robert Jeff  Search this
Glascock, Michael D.  Search this
Herzog, A.  Search this
Chabot, J.  Search this
Auger, R.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2009
Topic:
Museum conservation methods  Search this
Museum techniques  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_87948

Instrumental Neutron Activation Analysis of Pottery from the Lorenzo Missions (41RE1), San Juan Mission (41BX5), and Varga Site (41ED28) in Real, Bexar and Edwards counties, Texas

Author:
Speakman, Robert Jeff  Search this
Glascock, Michael D.  Search this
Matchen, P. M.  Search this
Smith, G. D.  Search this
Owens, J. D.  Search this
Ricklis, R. A.  Search this
Cody, M. C.  Search this
Quigg, J. M.  Search this
Frederick, C. D.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2008
Topic:
Museum conservation methods  Search this
Museum techniques  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_87952

Compositional Analysis and "Sources" of Pottery: An Ethnoarcheological Approach

Author:
Arnold, Dean E.  Search this
Neff, Hector  Search this
Bishop, Ronald L.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1991
Topic:
Museum conservation methods  Search this
Museum techniques  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_148926

Testing interpretative assumptions of neutron activation analysis: contemporary pottery in Yucatán, 1964–1994

Author:
Glascock, M. D.  Search this
Neff, Hector A.  Search this
Arnold, D. E.  Search this
Bishop, Ronald L.  Search this
Chilton, E. S.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1999
Topic:
Museum conservation methods  Search this
Museum techniques  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_130365

Inferring provenance, manufacturing technique, and firing temperatures of the Monagrillo ware (3520-1300 cal BC), Panama's first pottery

Author:
Iizuka, Fumie  Search this
Vandiver, Pamela B.  Search this
Frame, Lesley  Search this
Cooke, Richard G.  Search this
Martinon-Torres, Marcos  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2014
Topic:
Tropics  Search this
Biology  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_132959

Handcraft to Industry: Philadelphia Ceramics in the First Half of the Nineteenth Century

Author:
Myers, Susan H.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1980
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_113146

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