Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
498 documents - page 1 of 25

Stone

Culture/People:
Unknown archaeological culture  Search this
Seller:
Susan Polk Jones (Susan Rayner Polk/Mrs. Joseph L. Jones), Non-Indian, 1842-1921  Search this
Previous owner:
Susan Polk Jones (Susan Rayner Polk/Mrs. Joseph L. Jones), Non-Indian, 1842-1921  Search this
Dr. Joseph L. Jones, Non-Indian, 1833-1896  Search this
Object Name:
Stone
Media/Materials:
Jade
Techniques:
Ground, drilled
Dimensions:
25 x 13 x 8 cm
Object Type:
Materials: Raw
Place:
Valley of Mexico; Mexico
Geographical Areas:
Valley of Mexico
Date created:
1500 BC-AD 1500
Catalog Number:
8022
Barcode:
008022.000
See related items:
Unknown archaeological culture
Materials: Raw
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/ws67e98229f-6bd0-439a-8229-0cb27bcec420
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_8546
Online Media:

Paint

Culture/People:
Non-Indian; collected from the Pikuni Blackfeet (Piegan)  Search this
Collector:
Christian F. Schuster (Christian Friedrich Schuster/C. F. Schuster), Non-Indian, 1868-1957  Search this
Previous owner:
Christian F. Schuster (Christian Friedrich Schuster/C. F. Schuster), Non-Indian, 1868-1957  Search this
Seller:
Christian F. Schuster (Christian Friedrich Schuster/C. F. Schuster), Non-Indian, 1868-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Paint
Media/Materials:
Vermilion/Cinnabar, paper, ink
Techniques:
Printed, wrapped
Dimensions:
6.5 x 4.2 x 7 cm
Object Type:
Materials: Raw
Place:
Hong Kong; Hong Kong Special Administrative Region; People's Republic of China (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1880
Catalog Number:
22/1841
Barcode:
221841.000
See related items:
Non-Indian
Pikuni Blackfeet (Piegan)
Materials: Raw
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Plains & Plateau
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b8eed415-f6b6-4cb7-a778-d63655dd347e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_236656
Online Media:

Fiber

Culture/People:
Quechua  Search this
Donor:
Nazario Turpo Condori, Quechua, ca. 1935-2007  Search this
Previous owner:
Nazario Turpo Condori, Quechua, ca. 1935-2007  Search this
Object Name:
Fiber
Media/Materials:
Alpaca wool (unspun)
Techniques:
Unmodified
Dimensions:
18 x 11 x 8 cm
Object Type:
Materials: Raw
Place:
Peru
Date created:
2002
Catalog Number:
25/8424
Barcode:
258424.000
See related items:
Quechua
Materials: Raw
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Our Universes, Quechua
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws613449603-b110-4800-adaa-aad03728d24f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274364
Online Media:

Feather/feathers and bag

Culture/People:
Niimíipuu (Nez Perce)  Search this
Previous owner:
Albert Green Heath (Albert G. Heath), Non-Indian, 1888-1953  Search this
Seller:
Albert Green Heath (Albert G. Heath), Non-Indian, 1888-1953  Search this
Object Name:
Feather/feathers and bag
Media/Materials:
Dogbane fiber, cornhusk, wool yarn, wool cloth, flicker feather/feathers (red-shafted flicker)
Techniques:
Twined, false-embroidered
Object Type:
Materials: Raw
Place:
Idaho; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
17/5942
Barcode:
175942.000
See related items:
Niimíipuu (Nez Perce)
Materials: Raw
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws676f5268c-11e5-457c-92ae-8d549d6cef10
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_188337
Online Media:

Bark

Culture/People:
Iroquois  Search this
Previous owner:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Seller:
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Bark
Media/Materials:
Leatherwood (Dirca palustris)
Techniques:
Unmodified
Object Type:
Materials: Raw
Place:
Vicinity of Phoenicia; Phoenicia; Ulster County; New York; USA
Catalog Number:
14/4990
Barcode:
144990.000
See related items:
Iroquois
Materials: Raw
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws66edcd6a3-25aa-44e2-92f6-3ce15bce0474
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_155797
Online Media:

Plant material

Culture/People:
Seneca [Cattaraugus]  Search this
Collector:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Plant material
Media/Materials:
Root/roots
Techniques:
Unmodified
Object Type:
Materials: Raw
Place:
Cattaraugus Reservation; Erie County, Cattaraugus County, Chautauqua County; New York; USA
Date created:
1903-1904
Catalog Number:
1734
Barcode:
001734.000
See related items:
Seneca [Cattaraugus]
Materials: Raw
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6682ca7f9-962e-4a3a-8014-6e6c812d7ac9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_1785
Online Media:

Sinew

Culture/People:
Selk'nam (Ona)  Search this
Expedition:
MAI Tierra del Fuego Expedition (1924-1925) (Lothrop Tierra del Fuego Expedition)  Search this
Expedition leader:
Samuel Kirkland Lothrop (S.K. Lothrop/SKL), Non-Indian, 1892-1965  Search this
Previous owner:
Taminiske (Teminiske/Teniniske/Tameniske), Selk'nam (Ona)  Search this
Object Name:
Sinew
Media/Materials:
Sinew
Techniques:
Unmodified
Object Type:
Materials: Raw
Native Term:
yuh
Place:
Selk'nam Camp at Lago Fagnano; Ushuaia Department; Tierra del Fuego Province; Argentina (inferred)
Archipelago:
Tierra del Fuego Archipelago
Island Name:
Isla Grande de Tierra del Fuego
Date created:
circa 1920
Catalog Number:
14/2413
Barcode:
142413.000
See related items:
Selk'nam (Ona)
Materials: Raw
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64d0cde0a-ce26-40fb-9b94-e9170fea387e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_153198
Online Media:

Paint

Culture/People:
Selk'nam (Ona)  Search this
Expedition:
MAI Tierra del Fuego Expedition (1924-1925) (Lothrop Tierra del Fuego Expedition)  Search this
Expedition leader:
Samuel Kirkland Lothrop (S.K. Lothrop/SKL), Non-Indian, 1892-1965  Search this
Previous owner:
Taminiske (Teminiske/Teniniske/Tameniske), Selk'nam (Ona)  Search this
Object Name:
Paint
Media/Materials:
Pigment/pigments
Techniques:
Unmodified
Object Type:
Materials: Raw
Native Term:
kaístrrh
Place:
Selk'nam Camp at Lago Fagnano; Ushuaia Department; Tierra del Fuego Province; Argentina (inferred)
Archipelago:
Tierra del Fuego Archipelago
Island Name:
Isla Grande de Tierra del Fuego
Catalog Number:
14/2428
Barcode:
142428.000
See related items:
Selk'nam (Ona)
Materials: Raw
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws69d6c8c75-facd-42e7-a83d-f442da1b3386
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_153216
Online Media:

Paint

Culture/People:
Yámana (Yagán/Yahgan)  Search this
Expedition:
MAI Tierra del Fuego Expedition (1924-1925) (Lothrop Tierra del Fuego Expedition)  Search this
Expedition leader:
Samuel Kirkland Lothrop (S.K. Lothrop/SKL), Non-Indian, 1892-1965  Search this
Previous owner:
Wife of Manuel (unknown surname), Yámana (Yagán/Yahgan)  Search this
Object Name:
Paint
Media/Materials:
Pigment/pigments
Techniques:
Unmodified
Object Type:
Materials: Raw
Native Term:
ími
Place:
Porto Piedra; Antártica Chilena Province; Magallanes y Antártica Chilena Region XII; Chile (inferred)
Archipelago:
Tierra del Fuego Archipelago
Island Name:
Isla Navarino (Navarin Island)
Catalog Number:
14/2360
Barcode:
142360.000
See related items:
Yámana (Yagán/Yahgan)
Materials: Raw
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6df0bbbb4-9175-44f4-8cd4-cfbe056735af
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_153134
Online Media:

Plant material

Culture/People:
Seri  Search this
Collector:
Edward H. Davis (Edward Harvey Davis/E. H. Davis), Non-Indian, 1862-1951  Search this
Object Name:
Plant material
Media/Materials:
Vegetal material
Techniques:
Unmodified
Object Type:
Materials: Raw
Place:
Sonora State; Mexico
Catalog Number:
16/4337
Barcode:
164337.000
See related items:
Seri
Materials: Raw
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b64b9415-6c82-41c4-b660-9d482388a2a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_176150
Online Media:

Paint

Culture/People:
Hopi Pueblo  Search this
Previous owner:
John Louw Nelson (John L. Nelson), Non-Indian, 1895-1963  Search this
Object Name:
Paint
Media/Materials:
Pigment/pigments
Techniques:
Unmodified
Object Type:
Materials: Raw
Place:
Arizona; USA
Catalog Number:
18/6298
Barcode:
186298.000
See related items:
Hopi Pueblo
Materials: Raw
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a88a8778-c31c-4285-9755-64399bbffbe6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_199203
Online Media:

Paint

Culture/People:
Borôro (Bororo)  Search this
Collector:
Sasha Siemel (Sasha A. Siemel/Aleksandrs Ziemelis), Non-Indian, 1890-1970  Search this
Seller:
Sasha Siemel (Sasha A. Siemel/Aleksandrs Ziemelis), Non-Indian, 1890-1970  Search this
Object Name:
Paint
Media/Materials:
Pigment/pigments
Techniques:
Unmodified
Object Type:
Materials: Raw
Place:
Rio Jorigue (Jurigue, Yurigui); Mato Grosso State, Central-West Region; Brazil
Catalog Number:
19/7063
Barcode:
197063.000
See related items:
Borôro (Bororo)
Materials: Raw
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws615a6e393-aa5d-49da-b466-15564b2ad544
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_210501
Online Media:

Stone

Culture/People:
North America  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Stone
Media/Materials:
Limestone
Techniques:
Cut
Dimensions:
24.1 x 9 x 9.9 cm
Object Type:
Materials: Raw
Place:
USA
Date created:
1960-1980
Catalog Number:
25/7099
Barcode:
257099.000
See related items:
North America
Materials: Raw
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63a38407a-4923-4d7a-8df2-345f20c6cc53
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_272984
Online Media:

Plant material

Culture/People:
Chemehuevi  Search this
Collector:
Edward H. Davis (Edward Harvey Davis/E. H. Davis), Non-Indian, 1862-1951  Search this
Object Name:
Plant material
Media/Materials:
Vegetal material
Techniques:
Unmodified
Object Type:
Materials: Raw
Place:
Chemehuevi Valley; San Bernardino County; California; USA
Catalog Number:
11/6880
Barcode:
116880.000
See related items:
Chemehuevi
Materials: Raw
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws69e1cf082-5d54-45f5-a207-676e619e27b5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_125992
Online Media:

Plant material

Culture/People:
Pikuni Blackfeet (Piegan)  Search this
Collector:
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955  Search this
Object Name:
Plant material
Media/Materials:
Vegetal material
Techniques:
Unmodified
Object Type:
Materials: Raw
Place:
Browning, Blackfeet Reservation; Glacier County; Montana; USA
Catalog Number:
12/546
Barcode:
120546.000
See related items:
Pikuni Blackfeet (Piegan)
Materials: Raw
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6667f6c68-6f5e-46dc-a5e1-2636d049583c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_129470
Online Media:

Fiber in container

Culture/People:
Chachilla (Cayapas)  Search this
Collector:
Samuel A. Barrett (Samuel Alfred Barrett/S.A. Barrett), Non-Indian, 1879-1965  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
Marie A. Heye (Marie Antoinette Lawrence Heye), Non-Indian, 1845-1915  Search this
Object Name:
Fiber in container
Media/Materials:
Cotton (unspun), leaf/leaves
Techniques:
Wrapped
Object Type:
Materials: Raw
Place:
Río Cayapas; Esmeraldas Province; Ecuador
Catalog Number:
2/3872
Barcode:
023872.000
See related items:
Chachilla (Cayapas)
Materials: Raw
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62739c0e1-6535-4699-a362-fd99b757cc05
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_24997
Online Media:

Cornhusk (No image available)

Culture/People:
Northern Inunaina (Arapaho)  Search this
Previous owner:
David T. Vernon (David Thomas Vernon/David C. Vernon), Non-Indian, 1900-1973  Search this
Jackson Hole Preserve, Inc. (Jackson Hole Preserve, Incorporated), 1940-  Search this
Object Name:
Cornhusk (No image available)
Media/Materials:
Cornhusk
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Materials: Raw
Place:
Wyoming; USA
Catalog Number:
24/2670
Barcode:
242670.000
See related items:
Northern Inunaina (Arapaho)
Materials: Raw
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws652d64f3d-5d35-4f91-9e9f-364bde76b0b5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_258029

Animal hair

Culture/People:
possibly Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke) (attributed)  Search this
Object Name:
Animal hair
Media/Materials:
Horsehair
Techniques:
Twisted
Object Type:
Materials: Raw
Place:
Montana; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
24/9823
Barcode:
249823.000
See related items:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)
Materials: Raw
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws624d8d8bc-3c8e-4186-885c-0a219c5dd835
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_265328
Online Media:

Concretion

Culture/People:
probably Chican Ostionoid (Chicoid) (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Expedition:
Mark Raymond Harrington Cuba Expedition (1915)  Search this
Expedition leader:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Concretion
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped
Object Type:
Materials: Raw
Place:
La Patana village site; Patana; Maisí Municipality; Guantánamo Province; Cuba
Archipelago:
Greater Antilles
Island Name:
Cuba
Geographical Areas:
Caribbean Islands (West Indies)
Date created:
AD 1200-1500
Catalog Number:
4/2358
Barcode:
042358.000
See related items:
Chican Ostionoid (Chicoid) (archaeological culture)
Materials: Raw
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6708d79b0-9339-47bb-9355-8ae10518241e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_45236
Online Media:

Paint

Culture/People:
possibly Multiple archaeological cultures (attributed), including Archaic Age (Ortoiroid) and Ostionoid Traditions  Search this
Expedition:
Mark Raymond Harrington Cuba Expedition (1915)  Search this
Expedition leader:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Paint
Media/Materials:
Pigment/pigments
Techniques:
Unmodified
Object Type:
Materials: Raw
Place:
Village site, Boca Ovando (Río Ovando mouth); Ovando; Maisí Municipality; Guantánamo Province; Cuba
Archipelago:
Greater Antilles
Island Name:
Cuba
Geographical Areas:
Caribbean Islands (West Indies)
Date created:
4000 BC-AD 1500
Catalog Number:
4/5482
Barcode:
045482.000
See related items:
Multiple archaeological cultures
Materials: Raw
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws69f2afb30-316b-4867-8ec4-75eaaaf0c6da
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_49011
Online Media:

Modify Your Search







or


Narrow By
  • National Museum of the American Indian