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Manilla, Nigeria, 19th century

Physical Description:
copper (overall material)
brown/gold (overall color)
green patination (overall color)
cast (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 8.24 cm x 7.4 cm x 1.79 cm; 3 1/4 in x 2 29/32 in x 23/32 in
Object Name:
alternative currency
Manilla, Copper
Ring Money
Other Terms:
Manilla, Copper; Ring Money; Africa; Gold Coast, Lower Nigeria
Place used:
Nigeria
Associated place:
Ghana: Gold Coast
Nigeria
Date made:
19th century
Credit Line:
The Chase Manhattan Bank
ID Number:
NU.79.112.OC137A
Accession number:
1979.1263
Catalog number:
79.112.OC137A
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
West African Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-1ded-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1069117

Manilla, West Africa, 19th Century

Physical Description:
bronze (overall material)
gold/brown (overall color)
cast (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 6 cm x 6.1 cm x 1.7 cm; 2 3/8 in x 2 13/32 in x 21/32 in
Object Name:
manilla
alternative currency
Other Terms:
Manilla; Africa; Gold Coast to Lower Niger
Place used:
Africa
Date made:
19th century
Related Publication:
Feingold, Ellen R.. Value of Money, The
Credit Line:
The Chase Manhattan Bank
ID Number:
NU.79.112.OC19
Accession number:
1979.1263
Catalog number:
79.112.OC19
Collector/donor number:
OC19
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
West African Currency
Exhibition:
The Value of Money
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-0e14-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1067116
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Manilla, Gold Coast and Nigeria, 19th century

Physical Description:
bronze (overall material)
brown/gold (overall color)
cast (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 5.88 cm x 5.89 cm x 1.67 cm; 2 5/16 in x 2 5/16 in x 21/32 in
Object Name:
alternative currency
Manilla
Other Terms:
Manilla; Africa; Gold Coast to Lower Niger
Place made:
Africa
Associated place:
Ghana: Gold Coast
Date made:
19th century
Credit Line:
The Chase Manhattan Bank
ID Number:
NU.79.112.OC18
Accession number:
1979.1263
Catalog number:
79.112.OC18
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
West African Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-0a13-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1067094

Portrait of Jalafengge (fl. 2d half 19th century)

Medium:
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (painting): 221.5 x 144.9 cm (87 3/16 x 57 1/16 in)
H x W (overall): 370.5 x 184 cm (145 7/8 x 72 7/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
2nd half 19th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
portrait  Search this
dragon  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
cloud  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Pritzlaff collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program and partial gift of Richard G. Pritzlaff
Accession Number:
S1991.82
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye386daea7b-523c-4505-9612-a8907fe09ec1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1991.82

Scrimshaw Sperm Whale Pan Bone Plaque, Mid-19th Century

Physical Description:
whale bone (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 9 5/8 in x 3/16 in; 17.78 cm x 24.4475 cm x .47625 cm
Object Name:
panel
scrimshaw whale bone panel
Credit Line:
Nan Jeffries Antonsanti
ID Number:
DL.385967
Catalog number:
385967
Accession number:
177718
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Cultures & Communities
Art
Scrimshaw
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0815-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_308092
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Westphal Specific Gravity Balance

Measurements:
overall: 20.3 cm x 24.8 cm x 7.7 cm; 8 in x 9 3/4 in x 3 1/16 in
Object Name:
Specific Gravity Balance
Object Type:
Balances
Date made:
late 19th century
1850-1900
Subject:
Weights & Measures  Search this
Credit Line:
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
ID Number:
CH.330226
Catalog number:
330226
Accession number:
287963
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e63c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_2592

Italy, 19th Century

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Container:
Drawer OI, Folder 810115-01
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
Documents
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
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National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History / Series O: Space History / Italy
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2ba4bd65f-b982-41a1-a740-8ce452cfd4aa
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-o-ref10266

Netherlands, 19th Century

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Container:
Drawer ON, Folder 360030-01
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
Documents
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
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National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History / Series O: Space History / Netherlands
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2728f533d-436e-4fa1-bfe0-31c2086c224f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-o-ref14493

Netherlands, 19th Century

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Container:
Drawer ON, Folder 360030-02
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
Documents
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
See more items in:
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History / Series O: Space History / Netherlands
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2263b349e-7083-4191-8b97-bab3791a0a44
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-o-ref14496

Poland, 19th Century

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Container:
Drawer OP, Folder 530020-01
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
Documents
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
See more items in:
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History / Series O: Space History / Poland
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2d1f28022-e571-4868-abee-e1ecd4fb345c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-o-ref15933

Poland, 19th Century

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Container:
Drawer OP, Folder 530020-02
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
Documents
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
See more items in:
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History / Series O: Space History / Poland
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg233743e30-89b3-4a63-99bb-8ff10c1eebb1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-o-ref15936

Spain, 19th Century

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Container:
Drawer OS, Folder 715030-00
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
Bibliographies
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
See more items in:
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History / Series O: Space History / Spain
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2ab929193-5d0e-4d4a-bb75-e09d65772405
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-o-ref23035

Spain, 19th Century

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Container:
Drawer OS, Folder 715030-01
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
Documents
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
See more items in:
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History / Series O: Space History / Spain
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg23159cba0-6ab8-4c79-8809-34b6747e9e4a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-o-ref23038

Spain, 19th Century

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Container:
Drawer OS, Folder 715030-80
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
Photos
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
See more items in:
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History / Series O: Space History / Spain
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg27de9123c-a32c-43fc-9430-ebc806c50380
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-o-ref23041

Spain, 19th Century

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Container:
Drawer OS, Folder 715030-85
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
Negatives
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
See more items in:
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History / Series O: Space History / Spain
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2a60ad64e-3107-4485-8833-92dc68a54943
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-o-ref23044

Sweden, 19th Century Rocketry

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Container:
Drawer OS, Folder 930019-01
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
Documents
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
See more items in:
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History / Series O: Space History / Sweden
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg24b75fd82-ecc4-4288-85e5-2b1230720c04
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-o-ref23694

Sweden, 19th Century Rocketry

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Container:
Drawer OS, Folder 930019-02
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
Documents
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
See more items in:
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History / Series O: Space History / Sweden
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2123a083b-4b2a-491d-8a7a-7e31ec1c6a73
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-o-ref23697

Sweden, 19th Century Rocketry

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Container:
Drawer OS, Folder 930019-03
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
Documents
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
See more items in:
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History / Series O: Space History / Sweden
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2b75eeff3-0adc-47f8-a24e-8ee47a00c69e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-o-ref23700

Switzerland, 19th Century

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Container:
Drawer OS, Folder 940010-01
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
Documents
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
See more items in:
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History / Series O: Space History / Switzerland
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg23638f248-7d83-4259-9321-510faa0feeec
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-o-ref23714

Austria, 19th Century

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Container:
Drawer OA, Folder 847020-01
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
Documents
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
See more items in:
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History / Series O: Space History / Austria
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2917572ef-2562-47cf-a661-f48ffa270db7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-o-ref3809

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