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Pot

Maker:
Mohammed Ahmed Abdalla Abbaro, 1935-2016, born Sudan  Search this
Medium:
Porcelain
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 15.7 x 17.2 x 17.1 cm (6 3/16 x 6 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.)
Type:
Ceramics
Geography:
Sudan
Date:
1990
Credit Line:
Purchased with funds provided by the Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program
Object number:
96-15-4
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Mohammed Ahmed Abdalla
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys764081385-3c96-4759-b685-463f6c9ff28c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_96-15-4

Pot

Maker:
Mohammed Ahmed Abdalla Abbaro, 1935-2016, born Sudan  Search this
Medium:
Porcelain
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 15.4 x 19.4 x 19.3 cm (6 1/16 x 7 5/8 x 7 5/8 in.)
Type:
Ceramics
Geography:
Sudan
Date:
1990
Credit Line:
Purchased with funds provided by the Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program
Object number:
96-15-5
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Mohammed Ahmed Abdalla
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys72d413ffc-68df-451f-b005-93bd05289fad
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_96-15-5

Necklace

Maker:
Shilluk artist  Search this
Medium:
Aluminum
Dimensions:
L x W: 33.7 x 8.6 cm (13 1/4 x 3 3/8 in.)
Type:
Jewelry
Geography:
Malakal area, South Sudan
Date:
ca. 1947
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
foreigner  Search this
weapon  Search this
Female use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Eliot Elisofon
Object number:
73-7-744
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys719577a62-dee3-4786-8b63-6266b211c67b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_73-7-744

Pendant

Maker:
Shilluk artist  Search this
Medium:
Aluminum
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6.9 x 8.7 x 0.1 cm (2 11/16 x 3 7/16 x 1/16 in.)
Type:
Jewelry
Geography:
Malakal area, South Sudan
Date:
Mid-20th century
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
foreigner  Search this
weapon  Search this
Female use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Eliot Elisofon
Object number:
73-7-745
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys7b6fa027a-28ba-444e-bdd0-add5c017a387
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_73-7-745

Pendant

Maker:
Shilluk artist  Search this
Medium:
Aluminum
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5.7 x 7.0 x 0.1 cm (2 1/4 x 2 3/4 x 1/16 in.)
Type:
Jewelry
Geography:
Malakal area, South Sudan
Date:
Mid-20th century
Topic:
leopard  Search this
Adornment  Search this
foreigner  Search this
weapon  Search this
Female use  Search this
sun  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Eliot Elisofon
Object number:
73-7-746
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys7b2376904-b62d-472f-83b8-b209e3f6e2c8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_73-7-746

Pendant

Maker:
Shilluk artist  Search this
Medium:
Aluminum
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5.8 x 6.0 x 0.1 cm (2 5/16 x 2 3/8 x 1/16 in.)
Type:
Jewelry
Geography:
Malakal area, South Sudan
Date:
Mid-20th century
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
foreigner  Search this
weapon  Search this
Male use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Eliot Elisofon
Object number:
73-7-747
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys7711f2b41-4c8a-4ae5-a77f-f7ce18d0df96
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_73-7-747

Pendant

Maker:
Shilluk artist  Search this
Medium:
Aluminum
Dimensions:
H x W: 7.7 x 7.7cm (3 1/16 x 3 1/16in.)
Type:
Jewelry
Geography:
Malakal area, South Sudan
Date:
Mid-20th century
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
Male use  Search this
male  Search this
bovine  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Eliot Elisofon
Object number:
73-7-750
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys7cc0f59d1-d469-4177-b4b6-7e6e82e6d409
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_73-7-750

Pendant

Maker:
Shilluk artist  Search this
Medium:
Aluminum
Dimensions:
H x W: 7.2 x 7.6cm (2 13/16 x 3in.)
Type:
Jewelry
Geography:
Malakal area, South Sudan
Date:
Mid-20th century
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
equestrian  Search this
Male use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Eliot Elisofon
Object number:
73-7-751
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys7b459a9fe-0972-4711-bb72-88e92294806c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_73-7-751

Pendant

Maker:
Shilluk artist  Search this
Medium:
Aluminum
Dimensions:
H x W: 5.7 x 5.8cm (2 1/4 x 2 5/16in.)
Type:
Jewelry
Geography:
Malakal area, South Sudan
Date:
Mid-20th century
Topic:
bird  Search this
Adornment  Search this
Male use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Eliot Elisofon
Object number:
73-7-752
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys7b5a62a6e-35f2-45a7-990d-02aacfa6d37e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_73-7-752

Necklace

Maker:
Shilluk artist  Search this
Medium:
Aluminum, fur, plant fiber
Dimensions:
L: 31 cm (12 3/16 in.)
Type:
Jewelry
Geography:
Malakal area, South Sudan
Date:
ca. 1947
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
Female use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Eliot Elisofon
Object number:
73-7-766
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys7e0e4f26f-64a4-4000-b012-c2b39ebebf87
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_73-7-766

Ring

Maker:
Dinka artist  Search this
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3.8 x 2.2 x 0.6 cm (1 1/2 x 7/8 x 1/4 in.)
Type:
Jewelry
Geography:
South Sudan
Date:
Early to mid-20th century
Topic:
Herding  Search this
Male use  Search this
male  Search this
bovine  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Eliot Elisofon
Object number:
73-7-776
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys78906451f-6c54-4d9f-afcc-0211f1325e7d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_73-7-776

Ring

Maker:
Dinka artist  Search this
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5.7 x 2.5 x 0.6 cm (2 1/4 x 1 x 1/4 in.)
Type:
Jewelry
Geography:
South Sudan
Date:
Early to mid-20th century
Topic:
Herding  Search this
Male use  Search this
male  Search this
bovine  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Eliot Elisofon
Object number:
73-7-777
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys7ee3af22b-08c0-4d53-9439-c0e35140059a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_73-7-777

Female figure with child

Maker:
Bamana artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 103.5 x 24.4 x 29.5 cm (40 3/4 x 9 5/8 x 11 5/8 in.)
Type:
Figure
Geography:
Mali
Date:
Early-mid 20th century
Topic:
Fertility  Search this
mother and child  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Samuel Rubin
Object number:
78-14-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys7c4fbf550-69c4-4350-ba5f-61ca3158c2ba
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_78-14-1

Pendant

Maker:
Topotha artist  Search this
Medium:
Bone, leather
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5.9 x 37.7 x 3 cm (2 5/16 x 14 13/16 x 1 3/16 in.)
Type:
Jewelry
Geography:
South Sudan
Date:
Early to mid-20th century
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
83-3-13
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys784e9b033-0c40-4f3d-bf49-ca672995491d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_83-3-13

Hat

Maker:
Topotha artist  Search this
Medium:
Animal skin, hair, hide, glass beads
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 14 x 24.7 x 17.8 cm (5 1/2 x 9 3/4 x 7 in.)
Type:
Textile and Fiber Arts
Geography:
South Sudan
Date:
Early 20th century
Topic:
Status  Search this
Adornment  Search this
Male use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Acquisition funds donated by the Friends of the National Museum of African Art
Object number:
84-6-7
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys79e80c500-8e5c-4406-bd69-7a7c8c90fb4c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_84-6-7

Hat

Maker:
Topotha artist  Search this
Medium:
Glass beads, plant fiber, human hair
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 15.5 x 17.9 x 23.2 cm (6 1/8 x 7 1/16 x 9 1/8 in.)
Type:
Textile and Fiber Arts
Geography:
South Sudan
Date:
Early 20th century
Topic:
Status  Search this
Adornment  Search this
Male use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Acquisition funds donated by the Friends of the National Museum of African Art
Object number:
84-6-8
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys712d8e902-95b5-4985-9725-ae9b1eb2576d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_84-6-8

Female figure

Maker:
Undetermined artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood, kaolin
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 42.6 x 5.5 x 4.5 cm (16 3/4 x 2 3/16 x 1 3/4 in.)
Type:
Figure
Geography:
Bondoukou area, Côte d'Ivoire
Date:
Early to mid-20th century
Topic:
male  Search this
female  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Evelyn A.J. Hall and John A. Friede
Object number:
85-8-5
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys7ab4aa808-ce45-4899-a568-02f6cfc166ed
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_85-8-5

Sudan Sentinel, (painting)

Painter:
Hayden, Palmer 1890-1973  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Culture:
African  Search this
Sudanese  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Topic:
Figure  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Occupation--Military--Soldier  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8G030012
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_475949

Lagonosticta rufopicta lateritia

Collector:
DR. Edgar A. Mearns  Search this
Expedition:
Smithsonian African Expedition  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Mearns, E. A. 23 Dec 1910 ["December 23, 1910"]. Smithsonian Misc. Coll. 56: (14): 6.
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Gondokoro, Mongalla, Al Istiwa'Iyah, Sudan, Africa
Collection Date:
25 Feb 1910
Common name:
Bar-breasted Firefinch
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Estrildidae
Published Name:
Lagonosticta rufopicta lateritia
Lagonosticta incerta Mearns
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 18805
USNM Number:
217311
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Vertebrate Zoology
Birds
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a8170a9a-8dd1-44e4-b970-c2ca42ada62b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4301498
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Lonchura malabarica cantans

Collector:
DR. Edgar A. Mearns  Search this
Expedition:
Smithsonian African Expedition  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Female
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Mearns, E. A. 20 Sep 1913 ["September 20, 1913"]. Smithsonian Misc. Coll. 61 (14): 3.
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Ed Dueim, On the White Nile, Gezira Region, Al Bahr Al Abyad, Sudan, Africa
Collection Date:
13 Mar 1910
Common name:
African Silverbill
Warbling Silverbill
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Estrildidae
Published Name:
Lonchura malabarica cantans
Aidemosyne inornata Mearns
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 18715
USNM Number:
217330
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Vertebrate Zoology
Birds
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3cc2a59c4-3274-47fc-85b5-1f090ec64ef2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4301509
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