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Bead/beads

Culture/People:
possibly Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Albert Gallatin, Non-Indian, 1880-1965  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Ejutla District, Valles Centrales Region; Oaxaca State; Mexico
Geographical Areas:
Valley of Oaxaca
Date created:
AD 1200–1521 (Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
18/762
Barcode:
180762.000
See related items:
Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws664430985-fb0f-4251-ae6b-5d9439844468
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_193502
Online Media:

Necklace with pendant

Culture/People:
possibly Zapotec or Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
May Company (May Department Stores Company), 1877-2005  Search this
Donor:
May Company (May Department Stores Company), 1877-2005  Search this
Donor agent:
Morton D. May (Buster May), Non-Indian, 1914-1983  Search this
Hecht's Department Store (The Hecht Company)  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace with pendant
Media/Materials:
Stone, shell beads, gold beads
Techniques:
Ground, drilled, polished, strung
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
1500 BC–AD 1521 (Formative to Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
24/3398
Barcode:
243398.000
See related items:
Zapotec (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws628a1d81b-a122-4566-ab99-b34851d0f87d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_259163
Online Media:

Ornament

Culture/People:
probably Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  Search this
Seller:
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Ornament
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 1200–1521 (Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
16/3416
Barcode:
163416.000
See related items:
Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6d9a18eda-2098-4bed-99bf-b3f0d1fae2ed
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175153
Online Media:

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
possibly Zapotec or Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Collector:
Benjamin T. Gilbert (Benjamin Thorne Gilbert/B. T. Gilbert), Non-Indian, 1872-1961  Search this
Previous owner:
Benjamin T. Gilbert (Benjamin Thorne Gilbert/B. T. Gilbert), Non-Indian, 1872-1961  Search this
Seller:
Benjamin T. Gilbert (Benjamin Thorne Gilbert/B. T. Gilbert), Non-Indian, 1872-1961  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Jade
Techniques:
Cut, ground, drilled, polished
Dimensions:
3 x 1 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
1500 BC–AD 1521 (Formative to Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
1/2576
Barcode:
012576.000
See related items:
Zapotec (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Mesoamerica & Circum Caribbean
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64d619821-254f-4d21-bd0e-4908361063c4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_13101
Online Media:

Pendant

Culture/People:
possibly Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  Search this
Seller:
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Pendant
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 1200–1521 (Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
16/3414
Barcode:
163414.000
See related items:
Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6028da850-7acd-4be9-95c4-f04722237515
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175151
Online Media:

Pendant

Culture/People:
possibly Zapotec or Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Pendant
Media/Materials:
Jadeite
Techniques:
Carved, drilled, polished
Dimensions:
7 x 5 x 2 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 600–900 (Late Classic period)
Catalog Number:
2/6670
Barcode:
026670.000
See related items:
Zapotec (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Mesoamerica & Circum Caribbean
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws66929b6ea-acdb-4604-a699-b22b40c8776e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_28319
Online Media:

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
probably Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Albert Gallatin, Non-Indian, 1880-1965  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast, filigree
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
San Francisco; Sola de Vega District, Sierra Sur Region; Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 1200–1521 (Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
18/751
Barcode:
180751.000
See related items:
Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6ddc0c567-086e-47b5-bf65-8e96322bcaf5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_193432
Online Media:

Labret/Lip plug representing a bird

Culture/People:
probably Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Seller agent:
Andre Portier, Non-Indian, 1886-1963  Search this
Fernand Lair-Dubreuil, Non-Indian, 1867-1931  Search this
Auction venue:
Hotel Drouot  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Labret/Lip plug representing a bird
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 1200–1521 (Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
16/3446
Barcode:
163446.000
See related items:
Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65294053a-5af0-44d7-90dd-2f15ac9ebfdc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175183
Online Media:

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
probably Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Abraham Castellanos (Abraham Castellanos Coronado), Non-Indian, 1871-1918  Search this
Possible seller:
Abraham Castellanos (Abraham Castellanos Coronado), Non-Indian, 1871-1918  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Carved, drilled, polished
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Yucundaa (Pueblo Viejo); Nochixtlán District, Mixteca Region; Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 1200–1521 (Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
5/7071
Barcode:
057071.000
See related items:
Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6652c2d84-eb24-4991-af01-422ac9c3e5d9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_61660
Online Media:

Pendant in human form

Culture/People:
possibly Zapotec or Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Lore Garrick (Lieselotte Lore Garrick/Mrs. Harvey E. Garrick), Non-Indian, 1920-2013  Search this
Object Name:
Pendant in human form
Media/Materials:
Greenstone
Techniques:
Carved, drilled
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 900–1521 (Late Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
24/6595
Barcode:
246595.000
See related items:
Zapotec (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e7657c1d-45ea-4272-aa0a-aebbf2356f9f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_262305
Online Media:

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
possibly Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Albert Gallatin, Non-Indian, 1880-1965  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Ejutla District, Valles Centrales Region; Oaxaca State; Mexico
Geographical Areas:
Valley of Oaxaca
Date created:
AD 1200–1521 (Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
18/763
Barcode:
180763.000
See related items:
Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws602feb6c1-e7c6-46e7-b102-6fe62af43810
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_193503
Online Media:

Jaguar pendant

Culture/People:
possibly Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Grove C. Fiske (Grove Chester Fiske), Non-Indian, 1869-1953  Search this
Seller:
Grove C. Fiske (Grove Chester Fiske), Non-Indian, 1869-1953  Search this
Seller agent:
Stephen Van Rensselaer (William Stephen Van Rensselar/S. Van Rensselaer), Non-Indian, 1871-1945  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Jaguar pendant
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Valley of Mexico; Mexico
Geographical Areas:
Valley of Mexico
Date created:
AD 1200–1521 (Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
10/2599
Barcode:
102599.000
See related items:
Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6bd236471-9070-4047-8ef9-66868e174fc1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_110779
Online Media:

Puebla-style ring depicting Xipe Totec (god of spring and agriculture)

Culture/People:
probably Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Carlebach Gallery  Search this
Seller:
Carlebach Gallery  Search this
Seller agent:
Julius Carlebach (Julius Hirsch Carlebach), Non-Indian, 1909-1964  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Reading Public Museum (Reading Public Museum and Art Gallery)  Search this
Object Name:
Puebla-style ring depicting Xipe Totec (god of spring and agriculture)
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast, filigree
Dimensions:
3.3 x 3 x 1.7 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 1200–1521 (Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
20/6218
Barcode:
206218.000
See related items:
Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6dae6935d-d553-423e-bcab-eead715187b0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_220300
Online Media:

Armband

Culture/People:
Kewa (Santo Domingo Pueblo)  Search this
Object Name:
Armband
Media/Materials:
Shell/shells, cordage
Techniques:
Strung
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Kewa Pueblo (Santo Domingo Pueblo), Santo Domingo Reservation; Sandoval County; New Mexico; USA
Catalog Number:
22/1554
Barcode:
221554.000
See related items:
Kewa (Santo Domingo Pueblo)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64da2f602-ca3e-4c61-a692-e5afdbc39b11
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_236431
Online Media:

Pendant in the form of a snake head

Culture/People:
probably Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  Search this
Seller:
Leo Stein, Non-Indian, 1872-1947  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Pendant in the form of a snake head
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
AD 1200–1521 (Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
16/3413
Barcode:
163413.000
See related items:
Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6d1be207f-17ce-4f46-ab6f-f1fee82dd27a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175150
Online Media:

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
possibly Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Albert Gallatin, Non-Indian, 1880-1965  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Filigree
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Ejutla District, Valles Centrales Region; Oaxaca State; Mexico
Geographical Areas:
Valley of Oaxaca
Date created:
AD 1200–1521 (Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
18/761
Barcode:
180761.000
See related items:
Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c6807f78-5a28-43c9-bc82-0725fe0b9c67
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_193501
Online Media:

Necklace

Culture/People:
Ka'apor  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Borys Malkin (Boris Malkin), Non-Indian, 1917-2009  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Borys Malkin (Boris Malkin), Non-Indian, 1917-2009  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace
Media/Materials:
Macaw feather/feathers, toucan feather/feathers, cotinga scalp/scalps, tree pitch/gum, cordage
Techniques:
Wrapped, glued
Dimensions:
26.5 x 14 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Native Term:
pu'ir
Place:
Rio Gurupi (Gurupy); Canindé, Paragominas Municipality; Southeast Mesoregion, Paragominas Microregion; Pará State, North Region; Brazil
Date created:
1955-1962
Catalog Number:
23/3269
Barcode:
233269.000
See related items:
Ka'apor
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f42fafdd-9f9b-4373-a63d-ac32ed2129cb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_248405
Online Media:

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
possibly Zapotec or Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Josephine Morkill (Mary Josephine Wright/Mrs. William Lucius Morkill), Non-Indian, 1859-1943  Search this
William L. Morkill (William Lucius Morkill), Non-Indian, 1858-1936  Search this
Seller:
Josephine Morkill (Mary Josephine Wright/Mrs. William Lucius Morkill), Non-Indian, 1859-1943  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Ground, drilled, polished
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created:
1500 BC–AD 1521 (Formative to Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
19/9342
Barcode:
199342.000
See related items:
Zapotec (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws677d4eee6-932b-4eb3-a8b6-f5b77d464ed0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_212879
Online Media:

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
possibly Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Albert Gallatin, Non-Indian, 1880-1965  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Gold
Techniques:
Cast
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Ejutla District, Valles Centrales Region; Oaxaca State; Mexico
Geographical Areas:
Valley of Oaxaca
Date created:
AD 1200–1521 (Post-Classic period)
Catalog Number:
18/759
Barcode:
180759.000
See related items:
Mixteca (Mixtec) (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65f659d59-1bc2-43d8-8ca1-3c36e4a9832d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_193440
Online Media:

Necklace

Culture/People:
possibly Siaguan (Siagua) Coahuiltec (attributed)  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace
Media/Materials:
Shell/shells, deer hoof/hooves, hide, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Cut, perforated, tied
Dimensions:
134.6 x 66 x 9 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Texas; USA
Date created:
1750-1800
Catalog Number:
22/1552
Barcode:
221552.000
See related items:
Siaguan (Siagua) Coahuiltec
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63f404d05-b554-4bca-bbc7-2b58659e7d48
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_236429
Online Media:

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