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Necklace

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Bernard S. Mason (Bernard Sterling Mason), Non-Indian, 1896-1953  Search this
John L. Holden, Non-Indian, 1922-1998  Search this
Donor:
John L. Holden, Non-Indian, 1922-1998  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace
Media/Materials:
Shell beads, turquoise, cotton cord/cordage
Techniques:
Ground, drilled, polished, strung
Dimensions:
40.5 x 7 x 1.5 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1880-1920
Catalog Number:
25/3528
Barcode:
253528.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6505b4bbf-d661-4b4a-a5df-23e96901d490
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269443
Online Media:

Finger ring

Culture/People:
probably Diné (Navajo) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
John L. Holden, Non-Indian, 1922-1998  Search this
Donor:
John L. Holden, Non-Indian, 1922-1998  Search this
Object Name:
Finger ring
Media/Materials:
Silver, turquoise
Techniques:
Hammered, bezel-set/stone-setting, stamped
Dimensions:
2.1 x 2.2 x 1.7 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Arizona, New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1900-1930
Catalog Number:
25/3529
Barcode:
253529.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6882905fa-0613-4c2a-bf95-4daba47918ba
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269444
Online Media:

Bracelet

Culture/People:
probably Diné (Navajo) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
John L. Holden, Non-Indian, 1922-1998  Search this
Donor:
John L. Holden, Non-Indian, 1922-1998  Search this
Object Name:
Bracelet
Media/Materials:
Silver, turquoise
Techniques:
Hammered, bezel-set/stone-setting, stamped
Dimensions:
6.5 x 4.5 x 2 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Arizona or New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1900-1930
Catalog Number:
25/3530
Barcode:
253530.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65d7dc142-a0e6-4379-a042-ce9d3dc41d6b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269445
Online Media:

Drumstick

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Collector:
John L. Holden, Non-Indian, 1922-1998  Search this
Previous owner:
John L. Holden, Non-Indian, 1922-1998  Search this
Donor:
John L. Holden, Non-Indian, 1922-1998  Search this
Object Name:
Drumstick
Media/Materials:
Wood, rawhide, deerhide/deerskin, cordage
Techniques:
Cut, carved, laced, wrapped
Dimensions:
36 x 27 x 30.5 cm
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Arizona, New Mexico; USA
Date created:
circa 1960
Catalog Number:
25/3533
Barcode:
253533.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws609f5aef4-1a44-4eca-bcca-cb6fece3a62f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269448
Online Media:

Drum

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Collector:
John L. Holden, Non-Indian, 1922-1998  Search this
Previous owner:
John L. Holden, Non-Indian, 1922-1998  Search this
Donor:
John L. Holden, Non-Indian, 1922-1998  Search this
Object Name:
Drum
Media/Materials:
Wood, hide, deerhide/deerskin, cordage
Techniques:
Cut, carved, laced, wrapped
Dimensions:
36 x 27 x 30.5 cm
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Arizona, New Mexico; USA
Date created:
circa 1960
Catalog Number:
25/3533
Barcode:
253533.001
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws665ea9bc2-3155-4014-a3ff-6bd8b062bdb7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269449
Online Media:

Rug

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Possible collector:
Bernard S. Mason (Bernard Sterling Mason), Non-Indian, 1896-1953  Search this
Previous owner:
Bernard S. Mason (Bernard Sterling Mason), Non-Indian, 1896-1953  Search this
John L. Holden, Non-Indian, 1922-1998  Search this
Donor:
John L. Holden, Non-Indian, 1922-1998  Search this
Object Name:
Rug
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn
Techniques:
Dyed, woven
Dimensions:
189 x 132 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Arizona, New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1900-1930
Catalog Number:
25/3564
Barcode:
253564.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws664b5893a-2b19-4a66-8ec2-2897e40cb01e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269492
Online Media:

Rug

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Possible collector:
Bernard S. Mason (Bernard Sterling Mason), Non-Indian, 1896-1953  Search this
Previous owner:
Bernard S. Mason (Bernard Sterling Mason), Non-Indian, 1896-1953  Search this
John L. Holden, Non-Indian, 1922-1998  Search this
Donor:
John L. Holden, Non-Indian, 1922-1998  Search this
Object Name:
Rug
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn
Techniques:
Dyed, woven
Dimensions:
214 x 103 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Arizona, New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1900-1930
Catalog Number:
25/3565
Barcode:
253565.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c1c3bbf4-3103-4336-8778-b56377ee5486
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269493
Online Media:

Male doll

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Mary Louise Bowman Rohrer, Non-Indian, 1922-2018  Search this
Donor:
Mary Louise Bowman Rohrer, Non-Indian, 1922-2018  Search this
Object Name:
Male doll
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, wool (unspun), glass bead/beads, metal, paint, unknown stuffing
Techniques:
Sewn, strung, painted, stuffed
Dimensions:
2 x 6 x 19 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place:
Arizona, New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1950-1970
Catalog Number:
25/3857
Barcode:
253857.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws61fa18206-b2ef-4ce2-ab13-3599e54f242f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269560
Online Media:

Ankle band/ornament

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Amy Begay, Diné (Navajo), b. 1965  Search this
Previous owner:
Gloria F. Ross, Non-Indian, 1923-1998  Search this
Donor:
Gloria F. Ross, Non-Indian, 1923-1998  Search this
Object Name:
Ankle band/ornament
Media/Materials:
Angora goat hide/skin, mohair/angora goat yarn
Techniques:
Woven
Dimensions:
36 x 29 x 3 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Chinle, Navajo Reservation; Apache County; Arizona; USA
Date created:
1988-1989
Catalog Number:
25/3636
Barcode:
253636.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws61726747b-8a45-442c-8246-37b4a50d538c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269625
Online Media:

Button

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Galen Richard Kline, Non-Indian, 1935-1989  Search this
Dr. Paule Gounelle Kline, Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Dr. Paule Gounelle Kline, Non-Indian  Search this
Honoree:
Dr. Galen Richard Kline, Non-Indian, 1935-1989  Search this
Object Name:
Button
Media/Materials:
Silver
Techniques:
Cast
Dimensions:
3 x 1 cm
Object Type:
Sewing Tools and Equipment: Notions
Place:
Arizona, New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1930-1960
Catalog Number:
25/4053
Barcode:
254053.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Sewing Tools and Equipment: Notions
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws664517495-6d4c-40b2-ae41-1292b37b80fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269662
Online Media:

Spoon/Ladle model/miniature

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Galen Richard Kline, Non-Indian, 1935-1989  Search this
Dr. Paule Gounelle Kline, Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Dr. Paule Gounelle Kline, Non-Indian  Search this
Honoree:
Dr. Galen Richard Kline, Non-Indian, 1935-1989  Search this
Object Name:
Spoon/Ladle model/miniature
Media/Materials:
Silver
Techniques:
Cast
Dimensions:
4.5 x 1.4 x 0.8 cm
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Arizona, New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1960-1980
Catalog Number:
25/4054
Barcode:
254054.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6dc264052-a378-4c36-b15c-2d455cda6660
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269663
Online Media:

Rug

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Donor:
Dr. Clara Sue Kidwell, Minnesota Chippewa [White Earth, Minnesota]/Choctaw  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Clara Sue Kidwell, Minnesota Chippewa [White Earth, Minnesota]/Choctaw  Search this
Irvin Rothenberg, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Rug
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn
Techniques:
Woven
Dimensions:
135 x 68 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Two Grey Hills, Navajo Reservation; San Juan County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
circa 1982
Catalog Number:
25/4067
Barcode:
254067.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws616f06a33-8b33-4e8c-9a8e-31c5cd4f29fb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269676
Online Media:

Rug

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Donor:
Dr. Clara Sue Kidwell, Minnesota Chippewa [White Earth, Minnesota]/Choctaw  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Clara Sue Kidwell, Minnesota Chippewa [White Earth, Minnesota]/Choctaw  Search this
Lydia Pourier, Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Object Name:
Rug
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn
Techniques:
Woven
Dimensions:
117 x 57 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Arizona, New Mexico; USA
Date created:
circa 1980
Catalog Number:
25/4068
Barcode:
254068.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6d2e6d9ae-db98-4274-abf7-cd75cf4bda43
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269677
Online Media:

Fabric sample/Yardage

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Beatien Yazz (Jimmy Toddy/Little No Shirt), Diné (Navajo), 1928-2012 and Scottdale Textile Mills (Scottdale Cotton Mill), 1901-1982  Search this
Commissioner:
Scottdale Textile Mills (Scottdale Cotton Mill), 1901-1982  Search this
Previous owner:
Scottdale Textile Mills (Scottdale Cotton Mill), 1901-1982  Search this
Theodore Stone (Ted Stone/Theodore Nathaniel Silberstein), Non-Indian, 1917-2000  Search this
Donor:
Theodore Stone (Ted Stone/Theodore Nathaniel Silberstein), Non-Indian, 1917-2000  Search this
Object Name:
Fabric sample/Yardage
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, ink
Techniques:
Silkscreen printed
Dimensions:
41 x 30.5 x 0.3 cm
Object Type:
Materials: Prepared
Place:
Arizona; USA
Date created:
circa 1950
Catalog Number:
25/4123
Barcode:
254123.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Materials: Prepared
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a41c8071-06ba-4695-9a84-a8a8d242608a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269742
Online Media:

Stick barrette/bun holder part

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Joan W. Leidesdorf, Non-Indian, 1919-1995  Search this
Donor:
Joan W. Leidesdorf, Non-Indian, 1919-1995  Search this
Object Name:
Stick barrette/bun holder part
Media/Materials:
Silver
Techniques:
Hammered, stamped
Dimensions:
9.9 x 0.9 x 0.5 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Arizona or New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1960-1980
Catalog Number:
25/4218
Barcode:
254218.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e393d1b1-732c-49f3-b699-0c508d3029ee
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269775
Online Media:

Stick barrette/bun holder part

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Joan W. Leidesdorf, Non-Indian, 1919-1995  Search this
Donor:
Joan W. Leidesdorf, Non-Indian, 1919-1995  Search this
Object Name:
Stick barrette/bun holder part
Media/Materials:
Silver
Techniques:
Hammered, stamped
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Arizona or New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1960-1980
Catalog Number:
25/4219
Barcode:
254219.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a48bed9c-ec56-4d68-82f1-1bb89b3701be
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269776
Online Media:

Bolo tie

Culture/People:
probably Diné (Navajo) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Joan W. Leidesdorf, Non-Indian, 1919-1995  Search this
Donor:
Joan W. Leidesdorf, Non-Indian, 1919-1995  Search this
Object Name:
Bolo tie
Media/Materials:
Silver, commercial leather thong, turquoise
Techniques:
Hammered, bezel-set/stone-setting, soldered, braided
Dimensions:
63.8 x 4 x 1.4 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Arizona or New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1950-1970
Catalog Number:
25/4227
Barcode:
254227.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws650637f04-77dc-4022-b906-c6148ce9760d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269784
Online Media:

Hopi Woman

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Larry Yazzie, Diné (Navajo), b. 1958  Search this
Previous owner:
Joan W. Leidesdorf, Non-Indian, 1919-1995  Search this
Donor:
Joan W. Leidesdorf, Non-Indian, 1919-1995  Search this
Title:
Hopi Woman
Object Name:
Sculpture
Media/Materials:
Stone, wood
Techniques:
Carved, polished
Dimensions:
28.5 x 10.5 x 40 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Camp Verde; Yavapai County; Arizona; USA (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1985
Catalog Number:
25/4233
Barcode:
254233.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws679676380-d392-40db-8d11-36f43210b1e5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269790
Online Media:

Sandpainting

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Alfred L. Watchman, Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Darline Raskind (Doris Darline Raskind), Non-Indian, 1926-2011  Search this
Donor:
Darline Raskind (Doris Darline Raskind), Non-Indian, 1926-2011  Search this
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Plywood, sand, dye/dyes
Techniques:
Glued
Dimensions:
122 x 122 x 1 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Arizona or New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1970-1980
Catalog Number:
25/4213
Barcode:
254213.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws617e1a2a6-b294-437d-9371-2d9d130fabc9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269925
Online Media:

Female doll

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Mary Louise Bowman Rohrer, Non-Indian, 1922-2018  Search this
Donor:
Mary Louise Bowman Rohrer, Non-Indian, 1922-2018  Search this
Object Name:
Female doll
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, glass bead/beads, metal, wool (unspun), velvet, paint
Techniques:
Overlay beadwork , sewn, painted
Dimensions:
19 x 6.5 x 2 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place:
Arizona, New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1950-1970
Catalog Number:
25/3856
Barcode:
253856.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a4737f4e-51e7-46bd-be83-0f65a7beafba
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269939
Online Media:

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