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Flute

Culture/People:
Seneca [Allegany]  Search this
Collector:
Alanson B. Skinner (A. B. Skinner/Alanson Buck Skinner), Non-Indian, 1886-1925  Search this
Object Name:
Flute
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Inlaid
Dimensions:
44.00 x 3.20 x 4.00 cm
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Allegany Reservation; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA
Catalog Number:
13/6644
Barcode:
136644.000
See related items:
Seneca [Allegany]
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6ab6c2d98-492b-4314-a959-f940c606baae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_147036
Online Media:

Bean/beans

Culture/People:
Seneca [Allegany]  Search this
Collector:
Alanson B. Skinner (A. B. Skinner/Alanson Buck Skinner), Non-Indian, 1886-1925  Search this
Object Name:
Bean/beans
Media/Materials:
Bean/beans
Techniques:
Unmodified
Object Type:
Food and Foodstuffs
Place:
Allegany Reservation; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA
Catalog Number:
13/7741
Barcode:
137741.000
See related items:
Seneca [Allegany]
Food and Foodstuffs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6ea72cdb1-14f9-410c-a8e1-9c2eb47ece89
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_147725
Online Media:

Drumstick (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Seneca [Allegany]  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:
Drumstick (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Allegany Reservation; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA
Catalog Number:
22/4289
Barcode:
224289.000
See related items:
Seneca [Allegany]
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6cfb426bd-135f-4a54-94b2-b4b95d3e125e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_239211

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, cotton cloth, yarn, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, strung, braided
Dimensions:
23.9 x 11.6 x 4.4 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place:
Allegany; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA
Date created:
1968
Catalog Number:
25/8300
Barcode:
258300.000
See related items:
Seneca [Allegany]
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws683c9ca12-6fb3-482b-b9d7-d2841463b0c8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274239
Online Media:

Corn kernels

Culture/People:
Seneca [Allegany]  Search this
Collector:
Alanson B. Skinner (A. B. Skinner/Alanson Buck Skinner), Non-Indian, 1886-1925  Search this
Object Name:
Corn kernels
Media/Materials:
Corn cob
Techniques:
Unmodified
Object Type:
Food and Foodstuffs
Place:
Allegany Reservation; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA
Catalog Number:
13/7732
Barcode:
137732.000
See related items:
Seneca [Allegany]
Food and Foodstuffs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws657bf5450-99a3-47d5-afb0-9520e7118c81
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_147716
Online Media:

Bean/beans

Culture/People:
Seneca [Allegany]  Search this
Collector:
Alanson B. Skinner (A. B. Skinner/Alanson Buck Skinner), Non-Indian, 1886-1925  Search this
Object Name:
Bean/beans
Media/Materials:
Bean/beans
Techniques:
Unmodified
Object Type:
Food and Foodstuffs
Place:
Allegany Reservation; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA
Catalog Number:
13/7735
Barcode:
137735.000
See related items:
Seneca [Allegany]
Food and Foodstuffs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e86b3b28-9848-4bd3-8fe2-49635c465499
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_147719
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, cotton cloth, yarn, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, strung, braided
Dimensions:
23.5 x 13.3 x 4.4 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place:
Allegany; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA
Date created:
1968
Catalog Number:
25/8302
Barcode:
258302.000
See related items:
Seneca [Allegany]
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws67b528938-b865-4522-b5a0-df18344f8f76
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274241
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, cotton cloth, felt, yarn, glass bead/beads, deerhide/deerskin
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, strung, braided
Dimensions:
20.7 x 9.4 x 4.5 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place:
Allegany; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA
Date created:
1968
Catalog Number:
25/8306
Barcode:
258306.000
See related items:
Seneca [Allegany]
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6593a71a0-ad22-4c13-af85-637c265b4d61
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274246
Online Media:

Longnose mask

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
Title:
Longnose mask
Object Name:
Mask (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Felt, yarn
Techniques:
Stitched
Dimensions:
31.5 x 24.8 cm
Object Type:
Masks and Masking
Place:
Allegany; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA
Date created:
1968
Catalog Number:
25/8578
Barcode:
258578.000
See related items:
Seneca [Allegany]
Masks and Masking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws699848a2e-e30f-450e-b426-c03a12a0c750
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274524

Bookmark with clan symbols

Culture/People:
Seneca [Allegany]  Search this
Collector:
Ann McMullen (AMcM), Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Ann McMullen (AMcM), Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Bookmark with clan symbols
Media/Materials:
Paper, ink
Techniques:
Printed
Dimensions:
21.5 x 5.2 cm
Object Type:
Advertising/Logo items
Place:
Salamanca, Allegany Reservation; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA
Date created:
2001
Catalog Number:
25/9047
Barcode:
259047.000
See related items:
Seneca [Allegany]
Advertising/Logo items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68dd4edea-2e74-4bb8-90d8-3f4e440861ff
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_275028
Online Media:

Headband

Culture/People:
Seneca [Allegany]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Gladys Abrams (Gladys John), Seneca [Allegany], 1911-1971  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:
Gladys Abrams (Gladys John), Seneca [Allegany], 1911-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Headband
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads, velvet, satin ribbon, thread
Techniques:
Edge beaded , sewn, overlay beadwork
Dimensions:
144.0 x 2.7 x 0.7 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Place:
Steamburg, Allegany Reservation; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA
Date created:
1969
Catalog Number:
26/1178
Barcode:
261178.000
See related items:
Seneca [Allegany]
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68e4c51cb-e099-4f31-829f-9e53f86dbcdc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277274

Rattle (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Seneca [Allegany]  Search this
Collector:
Alanson B. Skinner (A. B. Skinner/Alanson Buck Skinner), Non-Indian, 1886-1925  Search this
Object Name:
Rattle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Turtle shell/carapace
Techniques:
Stretched, dried
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Allegany Reservation; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA
Catalog Number:
13/6652
Barcode:
136652.000
See related items:
Seneca [Allegany]
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws647fdcb37-07dd-43bf-a8cf-f267a051a0f4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_147045

Fabric sample/Yardage

Culture/People:
Non-Indian; probably used by the Allegany Seneca  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:
Fabric sample/Yardage
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth
Techniques:
Unmodified
Dimensions:
71 x 59 x 59 cm
Object Type:
Materials: Prepared
Place:
Allegany Reservation; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA
Catalog Number:
22/4292
Barcode:
224292.000
See related items:
Non-Indian
Seneca [Allegany]
Materials: Prepared
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b3385701-4b2b-4378-9a18-b2a366a648bf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_239214
Online Media:

Axe

Culture/People:
probably Seneca [Allegany] (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Harold J. Hibben (Harold James Hibben), Non-Indian, 1881-1956  Search this
Richard M. Fairbanks, Non-Indian, 1912-2000  Search this
Donor:
Richard M. Fairbanks, Non-Indian, 1912-2000  Search this
Honoree:
Harold J. Hibben (Harold James Hibben), Non-Indian, 1881-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Axe
Media/Materials:
Iron/steel head, wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Salamanca, Allegany Reservation; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA
Catalog Number:
22/7246
Barcode:
227246.000
See related items:
Seneca [Allegany]
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws69d12c121-35d5-4331-8602-bd8704fd9637
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_242273
Online Media:

Mask (Image withheld)

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:
Mask (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Felt, yarn
Techniques:
Appliqu├ęd, embroidered
Dimensions:
29 x 33.5 x 2.6 cm
Object Type:
Masks and Masking
Place:
Allegany; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA
Date created:
1970
Catalog Number:
25/5436
Barcode:
255436.000
See related items:
Seneca [Allegany]
Masks and Masking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws665020a29-333e-4c61-a248-6b0c1874f789
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271301
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:

Bumper sticker

Culture/People:
Seneca [Allegany]  Search this
Previous seller:
Seneca-Iroquois National Museum Gift Shop  Search this
Collector:
Ann McMullen (AMcM), Non-Indian  Search this
Previous owner:
Ann McMullen (AMcM), Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Ann McMullen (AMcM), Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Bumper sticker
Media/Materials:
Paper, ink
Techniques:
Commercially produced/manufactured
Dimensions:
19 x 9.5 cm
Object Type:
Advertising/Logo items
Place:
Salamanca, Allegany Reservation; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA
Date created:
2000-2001
Catalog Number:
25/9043
Barcode:
259043.000
See related items:
Seneca [Allegany]
Advertising/Logo items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws621211523-fe01-457f-a96e-db0795ab59aa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_275024
Online Media:

Pincushion

Culture/People:
Seneca [Allegany]  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:
Pincushion
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, cotton cloth, silk ribbon, glass bead/beads, unknown stuffing, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, raised beadwork, overlay beadwork, edge beaded, stuffed
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs: Whimsies
Place:
Allegany Reservation; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA
Catalog Number:
22/4294
Barcode:
224294.000
See related items:
Seneca [Allegany]
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs: Whimsies
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws650012e11-f481-4d92-892a-54e00cadfbb1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_239216
Online Media:

Drumstick (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Seneca [Cattaraugus]  Search this
Previous owner:
Chief Sherman Redeye (Sherman James Red Eye), Seneca [Allegany], 1894-1954  Search this
William F. Stiles (WFS), Non-Indian, 1912-1980  Search this
Collector:
William F. Stiles (WFS), Non-Indian, 1912-1980  Search this
Seller:
William F. Stiles (WFS), Non-Indian, 1912-1980  Search this
Object Name:
Drumstick (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Quaker Bridge; Allegany Reservation; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA
Date created:
circa 1850
Catalog Number:
24/1333
Barcode:
241333.000
See related items:
Seneca [Cattaraugus]
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6250cf9e4-72c5-4cfa-b2b4-3b6cc007b1d7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_256618

Rattle (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Seneca [Allegany]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
DeForest Abrams (Deforest Monroe Abrams), Seneca [Allegany], 1907-1979 and Gladys Abrams (Gladys John), Seneca [Allegany], 1911-1971  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:
DeForest Abrams (Deforest Monroe Abrams), Seneca [Allegany], 1907-1979  Search this
Gladys Abrams (Gladys John), Seneca [Allegany], 1911-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Rattle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Wood, hickory bark, commercial leather thong, glass bead/beads, feather/feathers, paint, varnish
Techniques:
Carved, pegged, painted, varnished, strung
Dimensions:
33.5 x 6.4 x 6.7 cm
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Steamburg, Allegany Reservation; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA
Date created:
1969
Catalog Number:
25/8610
Barcode:
258610.000
See related items:
Seneca [Allegany]
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b3facf1b-0b38-49d0-b03a-c53452dbd4a6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274556

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