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Celt

Culture/People:
possibly Woodland Tradition (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Expedition:
Samuel Riker, Jr. New York State Expedition (1919)  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
Samuel Riker, Jr., Non-Indian, 1868-1936  Search this
Expedition leader:
Alanson B. Skinner (A. B. Skinner/Alanson Buck Skinner), Non-Indian, 1886-1925  Search this
Object Name:
Celt
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Ground
Object Type:
Woodworking tools
Place:
Howland Island, Seneca River; Cayuga County; New York; USA
Island Name:
Howland Island
Date created:
200 BC–AD 1600 (Middle to Late Woodland period)
Catalog Number:
9/4472
Barcode:
094472.001
See related items:
Woodland Tradition (archaeological culture)
Woodworking tools
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6589c54c6-a1e1-4d94-9744-7597232ad557
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_101874
Online Media:

Pestle

Culture/People:
Seneca [Cattaraugus]  Search this
Possible collector:
Robert Shackleton, Jr., Non-Indian, 1860-1923  Search this
Previous owner:
Robert Shackleton, Jr., Non-Indian, 1860-1923  Search this
Seller:
Robert Shackleton, Jr., Non-Indian, 1860-1923  Search this
Object Name:
Pestle
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
104 x 11 cm
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Cattaraugus Reservation; Erie County, Cattaraugus County, Chautauqua County; New York; USA
Catalog Number:
1/77
Barcode:
010077.000
See related items:
Seneca [Cattaraugus]
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws67d288b64-0d73-4b41-a0eb-12a2da7e57f7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_10923
Online Media:

Hide dressing tool

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Possible collector:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Seller:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Hide dressing tool
Media/Materials:
Animal Bone, cotton canvas, thread
Techniques:
Carved, sewn
Object Type:
Hide working tools
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
10/2943
Barcode:
102943.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Hide working tools
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws666529a75-cb93-484b-b0f7-b5c920f0194d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_110721
Online Media:

Child's moccasins

Culture/People:
Quapaw  Search this
Possible collector:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Seller:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Child's moccasins
Media/Materials:
Hide
Techniques:
Sewn
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
10/3061
Barcode:
103061.000
See related items:
Quapaw
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a356cdba-d148-43d2-ab98-76528261f0a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_110840
Online Media:

Bag

Culture/People:
Quapaw  Search this
Possible collector:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Seller:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Bag
Media/Materials:
Deerhide/deerskin, glass pony beads, metal bell/bells, paint
Techniques:
Sewn, painted, strung, fringed
Dimensions:
15 x 41 cm
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
10/3065
Barcode:
103065.000
See related items:
Quapaw
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6fba08eac-1431-45b5-b810-09e8df3749b0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_110844
Online Media:

Bag (unfinished)

Culture/People:
Winnebago [Nebraska]  Search this
Possible collector:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Seller:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Bag (unfinished)
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn
Techniques:
Twined
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place:
Nebraska; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
10/3100
Barcode:
103100.000
See related items:
Winnebago [Nebraska]
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68ae52767-f93d-4468-a2af-db81a2516a3a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_110880
Online Media:

Medicine bundle (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Winnebago [Nebraska]  Search this
Previous owner:
South Wind (Lakuhoohegar), Ho-Chunk (Winnebago)  Search this
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Possible collector:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Seller:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Medicine bundle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn, gourd, squirrel skin/fur, eagle claw/claws, owl claw/claws, stone, tree pitch/gum, limonite, horn, rattlesnake rattle, otter skin/fur, wood, snakeskin, badger tail, ermine skin/fur, cotton cloth, fur, glass bead/beads, punk wood, metal items
Techniques:
Twined
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Place:
Winnebago Reservation; Thurston County; Nebraska; USA
Catalog Number:
10/4711
Barcode:
104711.000
See related items:
Winnebago [Nebraska]
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6252b9cd6-5037-4a06-b059-19f903bf67dc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_113153

Brooch

Culture/People:
Seneca  Search this
Collector:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Brooch
Media/Materials:
Silver
Techniques:
Hammered, cutout, stamped
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Tonawanda Reservation; Niagara County, Erie County, Genesee County; New York; USA
Date created:
circa 1890
Catalog Number:
1750
Barcode:
001750.000
See related items:
Seneca
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e613b812-2d87-4abe-a19d-8a7a3e60f712
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_1801
Online Media:

Spoon/Ladle

Culture/People:
Seneca [Cattaraugus]  Search this
Collector:
Joseph Keppler, Jr. (Udo J. Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Previous owner:
Joseph Keppler, Jr. (Udo J. Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Spoon/Ladle
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Cattaraugus Reservation; Erie County, Cattaraugus County, Chautauqua County; New York; USA
Date created:
1850-1880
Catalog Number:
1881
Barcode:
001881.000
See related items:
Seneca [Cattaraugus]
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws668a26690-e351-4025-b292-9933a9a2406d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_1934
Online Media:

Moccasins

Culture/People:
Seneca  Search this
Object Name:
Moccasins
Media/Materials:
Hide, cotton cloth, porcupine quills, glass bead/beads, sinew, dye/dyes
Techniques:
Sewn, dyed, quill embroidered, edge beaded
Dimensions:
26 x 8.5 x 5.9 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Place:
New York; USA
Date created:
1830-1840
Catalog Number:
20/609
Barcode:
200609.000
See related items:
Seneca
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Nation to Nation, Serious Diplomacy
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6bfacb5db-55da-406f-852c-98539a74d332
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_213606
Online Media:

Basket sieve/sifter

Culture/People:
Seneca [Cattaraugus]  Search this
Previous owner:
Joseph Keppler, Jr. (Udo J. Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Basket sieve/sifter
Media/Materials:
Woodsplints, wood
Techniques:
Plaited, wicker-plaited
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Cattaraugus Reservation; Erie County, Cattaraugus County, Chautauqua County; New York; USA
Catalog Number:
20/6753
Barcode:
206753.000
See related items:
Seneca [Cattaraugus]
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6aff3bbff-9fd8-463f-b932-e6d22a806a03
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_220904
Online Media:

Cradleboard model/toy

Culture/People:
Seneca  Search this
Object Name:
Cradleboard model/toy
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, cotton canvas, wood, ribbon, glass bead/beads, wool yarn
Techniques:
Carved, sewn, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, edge beaded, painted
Object Type:
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Place:
New York; USA
Catalog Number:
22/216
Barcode:
220216.000
See related items:
Seneca
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws60d36eb2d-8ab7-4a36-ae22-4a41bbfe8959
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_234552
Online Media:

Jar

Culture/People:
Seneca [Cattaraugus]  Search this
Collector:
William F. Stiles (WFS), Non-Indian, 1912-1980  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Jar
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Cattaraugus Reservation; Erie County, Cattaraugus County, Chautauqua County; New York; USA
Catalog Number:
22/4280
Barcode:
224280.000
See related items:
Seneca [Cattaraugus]
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws697f4698f-3b9e-4fdf-ba30-8310b1e7f457
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_239202
Online Media:

Pipe fragment

Culture/People:
possibly Late Woodland Tradition (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Excavator:
Maynard Allen Cramer, Non-Indian, 1892-1958  Search this
Previous owner:
Maynard Allen Cramer, Non-Indian, 1892-1958  Search this
Wellington M. Cramer, Sr., Non-Indian, 1870-1955  Search this
Ida Dallas Cramer (Mrs. Wellington M. Cramer, Sr.), Non-Indian, 1866-1960  Search this
Wellington M. Cramer, Jr., Non-Indian, 1895-1969  Search this
Marjorie E. Cramer (Mrs. Wellington M. Cramer Jr.), Non-Indian, 1910-1985  Search this
Donor:
Marjorie E. Cramer (Mrs. Wellington M. Cramer Jr.), Non-Indian, 1910-1985  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe fragment
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Modeled
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Near Memphis; Seneca River; Jacks Reef; Onondaga County; New York; USA
Date created:
AD 900–1650 (Late Woodland period)
Catalog Number:
23/3693
Barcode:
233693.000
See related items:
Late Woodland Tradition (archaeological culture)
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68eb16e0f-c2ca-4076-a392-674f672603d6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_249048
Online Media:

Bifacial tool/projectile point and scraper

Culture/People:
possibly Multiple archaeological cultures (attributed), including Archaic and Early Woodland Traditions  Search this
Excavator:
Maynard Allen Cramer, Non-Indian, 1892-1958  Search this
Previous owner:
Maynard Allen Cramer, Non-Indian, 1892-1958  Search this
Wellington M. Cramer, Sr., Non-Indian, 1870-1955  Search this
Ida Dallas Cramer (Mrs. Wellington M. Cramer, Sr.), Non-Indian, 1866-1960  Search this
Wellington M. Cramer, Jr., Non-Indian, 1895-1969  Search this
Marjorie E. Cramer (Mrs. Wellington M. Cramer Jr.), Non-Indian, 1910-1985  Search this
Donor:
Marjorie E. Cramer (Mrs. Wellington M. Cramer Jr.), Non-Indian, 1910-1985  Search this
Object Name:
Bifacial tool/projectile point and scraper
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped, flaked/chipped
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Refuse; Mosquito Point, Seneca River; Conquest Township; Cayuga County; New York; USA
Date created:
6000–200 BC (Middle Archaic to Early Woodland period)
Catalog Number:
23/3700
Barcode:
233700.000
See related items:
Multiple archaeological cultures
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws630b3e3dd-3e0e-4322-9b15-867acc274611
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_249055
Online Media:

Cape

Culture/People:
Seneca  Search this
Artist/Maker:
John Big Tree (Isaac Johnny John), Seneca, 1877-1967  Search this
Previous owner:
John Big Tree (Isaac Johnny John), Seneca, 1877-1967  Search this
John Big Tree (Isaac Johnny John), Seneca, 1877-1967  Search this
Seller:
Cynthia Big Tree, Onondaga, 1893-1971  Search this
MAI agent:
William F. Stiles (WFS), Non-Indian, 1912-1980  Search this
Object Name:
Cape
Media/Materials:
Cotton canvas, feather/feathers, metal cones
Techniques:
Sewn
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (flat)
Place:
New York; USA
Date created:
1900
Catalog Number:
24/2788
Barcode:
242788.000
See related items:
Seneca
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (flat)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws60e500620-9792-4aae-9894-34a7508f3ef5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_258530
Online Media:

Brooch

Culture/People:
Seneca [Oklahoma]  Search this
Previous owner:
Mary Logan, Seneca [Oklahoma]  Search this
David T. Vernon (David Thomas Vernon/David C. Vernon), Non-Indian, 1900-1973  Search this
Jackson Hole Preserve, Inc. (Jackson Hole Preserve, Incorporated), 1940-  Search this
Object Name:
Brooch
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Punched
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Turkey Ford; Delaware County, Ottawa County; Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
24/4636
Barcode:
244636.000
See related items:
Seneca [Oklahoma]
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws605001ac4-6110-4c2f-b77c-58f4c163e04f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_260337
Online Media:

Female doll

Culture/People:
Seneca [Allegany]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Helen Harris (Gyn Doh Awh), Seneca [Allegany], 1921-2001  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)  Search this
Object Name:
Female doll
Media/Materials:
Cornhusk, yarn, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Folded, braided, sewn, overlay beadwork
Dimensions:
18.9 x 9.4 x 3.1 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place:
Allegany; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA
Date created:
1970
Catalog Number:
25/8298
Barcode:
258298.000
See related items:
Seneca [Allegany]
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws683294f93-e867-4fa6-a132-43c048e42244
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274237
Online Media:

Basket with cover

Culture/People:
Seneca [Allegany]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Nettie Watt, Seneca [Allegany], 1901-1987  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB agent:
Nancy Engle, Non-Indian  Search this
IACB source:
Nettie Watt, Seneca [Allegany], 1901-1987  Search this
Object Name:
Basket with cover
Media/Materials:
Sweetgrass, ash splints
Techniques:
Wicker-plaited
Dimensions:
6.5 x 7.8 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Allegany Reservation; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA
Date created:
1969
Catalog Number:
25/8363
Barcode:
258363.000
See related items:
Seneca [Allegany]
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b1b77567-fa81-48b7-8549-6183a3b72ced
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274303
Online Media:

Curing the Sick

Culture/People:
Seneca [Tonawanda]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Ernest P. Smith (Ernest Peter Smith/Gaon-yah [From the Middle of the Sky]), Seneca [Tonawanda], 1907-1975  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB agent:
Nancy Engle, Non-Indian  Search this
IACB source:
Ernest P. Smith (Ernest Peter Smith/Gaon-yah [From the Middle of the Sky]), Seneca [Tonawanda], 1907-1975  Search this
Title:
Curing the Sick
Object Name:
Painting (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Cotton canvas, oil paint
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
59.7 x 43.2 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
New York; USA
Date created:
1968
Catalog Number:
26/775
Barcode:
260775.000
See related items:
Seneca [Tonawanda]
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68c547ea1-a1a3-4c7e-9519-aaa2701fbb30
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276942

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