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Basket with lid

Object Name:
ibeseke
Maker:
Tutsi artist  Search this
Medium:
Plant fiber
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 27.9 x 13.7 x 13.5 cm (11 x 5 3/8 x 5 5/16 in.)
Type:
Textile and Fiber Arts
Geography:
Burundi
Date:
Mid-late 20th century
Topic:
Household  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of John Kauffman
Object number:
72-28-1
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/ys714a1d7db-3fd3-474f-a3d5-4580ae9e7c00
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_72-28-1

Tea ceremony water jar

Medium:
Porcelain with enamels over clear, colorless glaze; lacquer lid
Dimensions:
H x Diam (with lid): 19.1 x 16.5 cm (7 1/2 x 6 1/2 in)
Style:
Arita ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Arita, Saga prefecture, Japan
Date:
late 19th-early 20th century
Period:
Meiji era
Topic:
Arita ware, Imari type  Search this
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
water  Search this
river  Search this
tea  Search this
Japan  Search this
porcelain  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the Antique Porcelain Society of Washington, D.C.
Accession Number:
FSC-P-2211a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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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/ye3fb2705c0-046f-4e03-b553-4d7b4caba8e7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-2211a-b

Dagger-axe (ge 戈)

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 10.2 x 67.1 x 0.6 cm (4 x 26 7/16 x 1/4 in)
Culture:
Erlitou culture, ca. 2000-1600 BCE  Search this
Type:
Jade
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
probably Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 2000-ca. 1400 BCE
Period:
Erlitou culture or early Shang dynasty
Topic:
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Erligang period, Early Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1400 BCE)  Search this
nephrite  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1919.13a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Jades for Life and Death
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
On View:
Freer Gallery 19: Afterlife: Ancient Chinese Jades
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye39c722784-bfee-436b-904c-cf1ebe1632d3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1919.13a-c
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Casket with Four Guardian Animals on the inner walls, accompanied by an epitaph tablet dated 1197

Inscription:
Choe Hyo-jeo 崔孝著 (Korean, 12th century)  Search this
Medium:
Slate
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 22.7 x 56.7 x 34.1 cm (8 15/16 x 22 5/16 x 13 7/16 in)
Type:
Stone
Container
Origin:
Korea
Date:
1197
Period:
Goryeo period
Topic:
dragon  Search this
phoenix  Search this
tiger  Search this
Goryeo period (918 - 1392)  Search this
tortoise  Search this
Korea  Search this
Korean Art  Search this
epitaph  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1909.359a-g
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
On View:
Freer Gallery 14: Rediscovering Korea's Past
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye34a4afeb9-bb75-4074-a4a4-c62de5c8f1e7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1909.359a-g
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Book, Amelia Earhart, "The Fun of It"

Lender:
Barbara E. Brennan  Search this
Materials:
paper, cardstock, canvas, paint
Dimensions:
3-D: 13.7 x 3.8 x 20cm, 0.5kg (5 3/8 x 1 1/2 x 7 7/8 in., 1lb.)
Type:
LITERATURE AND RESEARCH-Books (under Library)
Credit Line:
On loan from Barbara Brennan, Falls Church, VA
Inventory Number:
I20101339001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv921a6f32f-1722-435d-aee6-ebe031c99829
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_I20101339001

Book, Amelia Earhart, "The Fun of It"

Materials:
paper, cardstock, canvas, paint
Dimensions:
3-D: 13.7 x 3.8 x 20cm, 0.5kg (5 3/8 x 1 1/2 x 7 7/8 in., 1lb.)
Type:
LITERATURE AND RESEARCH-Books (under Library)
Credit Line:
On loan from Dorothy Cochrane
Inventory Number:
I20211460001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv90a2f16d9-b76e-469a-84f9-715ec6ed6503
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_I20211460001

Magazine, National Geographic

Materials:
paper
Dimensions:
Overall: 29.2 × 21.6 × 1.3cm, 0.5kg (11 1/2 × 8 1/2 × 1/2 in., 1lb.)
Type:
LITERATURE AND RESEARCH-Miscellaneous
Date:
1935
Inventory Number:
V20100150001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9c497d847-b8f6-43c9-bad7-31ba7ef3aeb3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_V20100150001

75 Years of Powered Flight

Artist:
Letizia Pitigliani  Search this
Manufacturer:
Pace Editions  Search this
Sponsor:
United Airlines Inc.  Search this
Medium:
Poster, Commemorative
Dimensions:
2-D - In Frame (H x W x D): 101.6 x 66cm (40 x 26 in.)
Type:
ART-Posters, Original Art Quality
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1978
Credit Line:
Bequest of Melvin Buchner.
Inventory Number:
A20000590000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9bd6105cf-8d62-4277-9cba-35fcda343de4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20000590000

Fly by Night The World's Long Distance Speak-fest

Medium:
Poster, Advertising
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 29.8 x 15.2cm (11 3/4 in. x 6 in.)
Type:
ART-Posters, Original Art Quality
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Inventory Number:
A19960098000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9ad14a9dc-7b01-43ec-9cd7-12763075c4da
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19960098000
Online Media:

United Airlines The Historic East

Sponsor:
United Airlines  Search this
Medium:
Poster, Advertising, Commercial Aviation
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 101.6 × 63.5cm (3 ft. 4 in. × 2 ft. 1 in.)
Type:
ART-Posters, Original Art Quality
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Inventory Number:
A19960114000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9b14b4b0c-491c-4ea2-b168-45471167212f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19960114000
Online Media:

United Airlines Washington D.C.

Sponsor:
United Airlines  Search this
Medium:
Poster, Advertising, Commercial Aviation
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 101.6 × 63.5cm (3 ft. 4 in. × 2 ft. 1 in.)
Type:
ART-Posters, Original Art Quality
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1973
Credit Line:
Copyright 1973, United Air Lines
Inventory Number:
A19960122000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv950330f37-26c8-4870-a435-ea94de366352
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19960122000
Online Media:

Medal, Amelia Earhart First Woman to Cross the Atlantic Solo

Materials:
Copper
Dimensions:
3-D: 0.2 × 2.6cm (1/16 × 1 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
ca. 1930
Inventory Number:
A19950880000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv945136cf3-626d-43ed-983a-1f003353cc8d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19950880000
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Model, Static, Pitcairn PCA-2 "Beech-Nut"

Model Maker:
Clarence C. Jacoby, Jr.  Search this
Materials:
Wood
Metal
Dimensions:
Model: 24.8 x 44.8 x 90.2cm (9 3/4 in. x 17 5/8 in. x 35 1/2 in.)
Type:
MODELS-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1980
Credit Line:
Gift of Stephen Pitcairn Model by Clarence C. Jacoby, Jr.
Inventory Number:
A19800402000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9f198d9bc-9a9e-4cec-bc9d-583c178fa86e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19800402000
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Envelope, Amelia Earhart, Signature

Owner:
Amelia Earhart  Search this
Materials:
Cardstock, white
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 9.5 x 12.1cm (3 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.)
Type:
LITERATURE AND RESEARCH-Philately
Country of Origin:
Australia
Date:
1937
Credit Line:
Gift of E.A. Crome
Inventory Number:
A19761738000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9b77b40bc-8f97-4ef2-ae5c-aeb989da80ee
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19761738000

Pennant, Pacific Flight, Amelia Earhart

Materials:
Linen, cotton
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 40 x 96.5cm (15 3/4 in. x 38 in.)
Type:
MEMORABILIA-Events
Date:
1935
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert T. Skinner
Inventory Number:
A19750015000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv903985956-1691-4775-8b9e-342cffa3cc35
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19750015000

Suit, Flying, Civilian, Amelia Earhart

Manufacturer:
Gold Label  Search this
Materials:
Cotton, metal.
Dimensions:
Clothing: 160 x 41.9cm (63 x 16 1/2 in.)
Other (Leg): 66cm (26 in.)
Other (Sleeve): 53.3cm (21 in.)
Type:
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Flight Clothing
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
c. 1920-1930s
Credit Line:
Gift of Marjorie B. Davis
Inventory Number:
A19750817000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Boeing Aviation Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9ae1ca42e-532b-4bf7-8c16-29eb0a9d8eca
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19750817000

Lockheed Vega 5B, Amelia Earhart

Pilot:
Amelia Earhart  Search this
Manufacturer:
Lockheed Aircraft Company  Search this
Materials:
Fuselage: wooden monocoque
Wings: wooden cantilever
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 12.49 m (41ft.)
Length: 8.38 m (27ft. 6in.)
Height: 2.49 m (8ft. 2in.)
Weight: Empty 748kg. (1,650lbs.)
Gross: 1,315-1,450kg. (2,900-3,200lbs.)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1927-1929
Credit Line:
Gift of the Franklin Institute
Inventory Number:
A19670093000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Mary Baker Engen Restoration Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv908b322a7-9925-4071-b2b2-26a162dc0fce
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19670093000

Coat, Flying, Amelia Earhart, Civilian

Owner:
Amelia Earhart  Search this
Materials:
Leather
Dimensions:
Clothing (On Mannequin): 91.4 × 43.1 × 18cm (36 × 16 15/16 × 7 1/16 in.)
Type:
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Flight Clothing
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
ca. 1920-1930
Credit Line:
Gift of Lewis B. Miller
Inventory Number:
A19610155000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv902548c20-65a2-4002-af73-e4d255958dca
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19610155000
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Medal, National Geographic Society Medal, Amelia Earhart

Manufacturer:
Medallic Art Company  Search this
Materials:
Overall: Bronze
Dimensions:
3-D: 0.4 × 6.2cm (3/16 × 2 7/16 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1932
Credit Line:
Gift of the Institute for Aeronautical Sciences
Inventory Number:
A19640145000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9e6ace343-a60b-4063-a96c-a642ac76ca22
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19640145000
Online Media:

Medal, Amelia Earhart

Manufacturer:
Medallic Art Company  Search this
Materials:
Overall: Gold
Dimensions:
3-D: 0.2 × 3.2cm (1/16 × 1 1/4 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
ca. 1920-1930s
Credit Line:
Gift of the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences
Inventory Number:
A19640146000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv96fc97188-6049-41a7-a6ba-adb9e8826997
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19640146000
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