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Tête revolver from Saint Lucia made by Audrey Augustin

Created by:
Audrey Augustin, Saint Lucian  Search this
Medium:
cotton, paper, adhesive, and metal straight pins
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4 1/2 × 8 1/2 × 8 1/2 in. (11.4 × 21.6 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
headdresses
Place collected:
Castries, Castries Quarter, Saint Lucia, Caribbean, North and Central America
Date:
2015
Topic:
African American  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.152.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd510daffba-f7db-4973-a2da-17df2191f43b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.152.2
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Child's tête en l'air from Saint Lucia made by Audrey Augustin

Created by:
Audrey Augustin, Saint Lucian  Search this
Medium:
cotton, paper, adhesive, and metal straight pins
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 3/4 × 6 × 6 1/4 in. (19.7 × 15.2 × 15.9 cm)
Type:
headdresses
Place collected:
Castries, Castries Quarter, Saint Lucia, Caribbean, North and Central America
Date:
2015
Topic:
African American  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Children  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.152.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55872f52e-48da-400b-b712-fe2783780224
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.152.3
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Oyster jar from the Thomas Downing oyster house

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Thomas Downing, American, 1791 - 1866  Search this
Medium:
glaze and cobalt oxide on ceramic with paint and cork (bark)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6 5/16 × 4 3/16 × 4 3/16 in. (16 × 10.7 × 10.7 cm)
Type:
jars
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca 1840
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Business  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Design  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2019.52
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5276f8068-e102-477a-a68d-36592e390510
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.52
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Kangol hat worn by The Kangol Kid

Manufactured by:
Kangol, British, founded 1938  Search this
Worn by:
Kangol Kid, Haitian American, 1966 - 2021  Search this
Medium:
polyester, synthetic fiber, and elastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4 1/2 × 10 5/8 × 10 5/8 in. (11.4 × 27 × 27 cm)
Type:
newsboy (caps)
Place used:
Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
early 1990s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Hip-hop (Music)  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Kangol Kid
Object number:
2016.102
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd598a0bc10-2cfd-4be8-a674-984565d026ee
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.102

Signboard from Joseph Fields' Farm

Created by:
Nikki Seibert Kelley  Search this
Subject of:
Joseph Fields Farm, American  Search this
Medium:
wood , paint
Dimensions:
9 3/16 × 74 11/16 × 7/8 in. (23.3 × 189.7 × 2.2 cm)
Type:
signboards
Place used:
Johns Island, Charleston County, South Carolina, United States, Sea Islands, North and Central America
Date:
2010
Topic:
African American  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Joseph Fields
Object number:
2015.88
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c3216ef0-fc81-4ce4-bd24-f0d95be99ce1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.88

The Conjure Woman

Written by:
Charles W. Chesnutt, American, 1858 - 1932  Search this
Published by:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, American, founded 1880  Search this
Produced by:
Riverside Press, American, 1852 - 1971  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with gold, cloth, cardboard and acetate film
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Closed): 7 1/8 × 4 7/8 × 1 1/16 in. (18.1 × 12.4 × 2.7 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Place depicted:
Cumberland County, North Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Place printed:
Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1899
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Hoodoo  Search this
Language  Search this
Literature  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Religion  Search this
Stereotypes  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.280
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59c3315ef-5924-4117-a9dc-4aef06ac81cd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.280

De Nyew Testament

Title:
New Testament translated into Gullah-Geechee
Published by:
American Bible Society, American, founded 1816  Search this
Medium:
ink , paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (closed): 8 1/2 × 5 3/8 × 7/8 in. (21.6 × 13.7 × 2.2 cm)
Type:
Bibles
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
United States, Sea Islands, North and Central America
Date:
2005
Topic:
African American  Search this
Christianity  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Language  Search this
Religion  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Deborah L. Mack
Object number:
2015.156.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Religious and Sacred Objects
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5cf4b267a-1aec-4bc8-a6da-1f8d736fc984
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.156.1
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Apparelled In His White Alb, Saint Remus Gossypium Hirsutum, Stoic Before His Sanguine Colored Buskins

Created by:
Kermit Oliver, American, born 1943  Search this
Medium:
acrylic paint on gessoed cardboard on wood panel with painted wood frame
Dimensions:
H x W (Painting): 24 × 18 in. (61 × 45.7 cm)
H x W x D (Frame): 31 × 25 × 2 in. (78.7 × 63.5 × 5.1 cm)
Type:
oil paintings
Date:
2020
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Art  Search this
Catholicism  Search this
Cotton  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Identity  Search this
Nature  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Religion  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Spirituality  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture. This purchase is generously supported by American Express.
Object number:
2021.104
Restrictions & Rights:
© Kermit Oliver
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Classification:
Visual Arts
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5908dce50-7545-4987-ac30-4dbf4e2bbc0f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2021.104
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Dress designed by Ann Lowe

Designed by:
Ann Lowe, American, 1898 - 1981  Search this
Worn by:
Patricia Schieffer, American  Search this
Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
silk, tulle, linen, metal, and elastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D (On form): 54 × 33 × 29 1/2 in. (137.2 × 83.8 × 74.9 cm)
Waist: 23 in. (58.4 cm)
Type:
dresses
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1958
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.21
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5401b55dd-c3ee-454e-9821-a83b4c74ab24
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.3.21
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Culottes designed by Arthur McGee

Designed by:
Arthur McGee, American, 1933 - 2019  Search this
Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
wool with metal zipper and plastic button
Dimensions:
L x W: 32 1/2 × 64 in. (82.6 × 162.6 cm)
H x W x D (on form): 29 3/4 × 24 × 21 1/2 in. (75.6 × 61 × 54.6 cm)
Type:
trousers
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
mid 20th-late 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.51
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd510ab880a-c2f7-4e5f-8103-9373108d69bf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.3.51
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Boat seat with spider web design from Ecuador

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
Débora Nazareno, Ecuadorian  Search this
Owned by:
Juan García Salazar, Ecuadorian, 1944 - 2017  Search this
Medium:
wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5 1/2 x 12 7/8 x 14 3/4 in. (14 x 32.7 x 37.5 cm)
Type:
seating
Place made:
Esmeraldas, Ecuador, Latin America, South America
Cultural Place:
West Africa, Africa
Date:
early 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Art  Search this
Craftsmanship  Search this
Design  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Ornamentation  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Juan Garcia Salazar
Object number:
2008.18
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d12d083e-2fe7-4e30-9ecf-b456b78f9758
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.18
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Color

Written by:
Countee Cullen, American, 1903 - 1946  Search this
Published by:
Harper & Brothers, American, 1817 - 1962  Search this
Medium:
ink on book paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 5/8 x 5 3/8 x 3/4 in. (19.4 x 13.7 x 1.9 cm)
Type:
books
Date:
1925
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Identity  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.1.277
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53dd9dd2f-820b-4f92-bd1a-efd063dd8d1f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.1.277

Diploma issued to Lucille Brown from Poro College

Created by:
Poro College, American, 1918 - 1950s  Search this
Received by:
Lucille Brown, American, 1892 - 1960  Search this
Owned by:
Lucille Brown, American, 1892 - 1960  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with foil and cloth
Dimensions:
16 1/8 × 20 1/4 × 1/2 in. (41 × 51.4 × 1.3 cm)
Type:
diplomas
Place made:
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 19, 1915
Topic:
African American  Search this
Beauty salons (Beauty shops)  Search this
Beauty schools  Search this
Business  Search this
Cosmetics  Search this
Education  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.170.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d4ddbeb6-cb9f-41a4-8348-e6410bf5836a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.170.4
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Tin for Madam C. J. Walker's "Tan-Off"

Created by:
Madam C.J. Walker Manufacturing Company, American, founded 1906  Search this
Medium:
metal, dyes
Dimensions:
1 5/8 x 1 5/8 x 1/4 in. (4.1 x 4.1 x 0.6 cm)
Type:
canisters
Place made:
Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1920s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Beauty culture  Search this
Business  Search this
Colorism  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.177.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Adornment
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58a521efd-0656-439e-8c5b-40ef831263c5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.177.2
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Electrical hot comb heater and hot comb

Manufactured by:
Solar Electric Manufacturing Co., American  Search this
Used by:
Edna Stevens McIntyre, American, 1917 - 2017  Search this
Medium:
metal, ceramic, wood, plastic and cloth
Dimensions:
a - Heater (with cord coiled at side): 4 1/2 × 9 3/4 × 13 in. (11.4 × 24.8 × 33 cm)
a - Heater (with cord wrapped around it): 4 3/4 × 5 11/16 × 8 in. (12.1 × 14.4 × 20.3 cm)
a - Heater (without cord): 4 3/4 × 5 3/16 × 7 3/8 in. (12.1 × 13.2 × 18.7 cm)
a - cord outstretched (just cord): 7/8 × 60 7/8 × 1 in. (2.2 × 154.6 × 2.5 cm)
b - comb: 3/4 × 7 3/16 × 1 1/4 in. (1.9 × 18.3 × 3.2 cm)
Type:
equipment
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1920s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Hair  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Linda Crichlow White in honor of her aunt, Edna Stevens McIntyre
Object number:
2011.59.48ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Adornment
Personal Effects and Items
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd50059b424-1925-4ccc-931e-dc15969784a3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.59.48ab

Oyster knife

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
metal, wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5 11/16 × 1 1/2 × 1 1/2 in. (14.4 × 3.8 × 3.8 cm)
Type:
oyster knives
Place used:
Maryland, United States, Chesapeake Bay, North and Central America
Date:
20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Communities  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Labor  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.195.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Culinary
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e44cfce6-9c70-4701-9668-dc7114c11998
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.195.1
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Oyster fork

Manufactured by:
Wallace Silversmiths, American, founded 1833  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5 9/16 × 9/16 × 1/2 in. (14.1 × 1.4 × 1.3 cm)
Type:
oyster forks
Place used:
Maryland, United States, Chesapeake Bay, North and Central America
Date:
late 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Communities  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.195.3.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Culinary
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54f0f4ea2-757a-4e69-b657-7b183e41a985
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.195.3.2

Oyster fork

Manufactured by:
Wallace Silversmiths, American, founded 1833  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5 9/16 × 9/16 × 1/2 in. (14.1 × 1.4 × 1.3 cm)
Type:
oyster forks
Place used:
Chesapeake Bay, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
late 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Communities  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.195.3.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Culinary
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd590803bdf-d5a8-4d15-bb2f-4f0a5d0fa9f9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.195.3.3

Oyster fork

Manufactured by:
Wallace Silversmiths, American, founded 1833  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5 9/16 × 9/16 × 1/2 in. (14.1 × 1.4 × 1.3 cm)
Type:
oyster forks
Place used:
Maryland, United States, Chesapeake Bay, North and Central America
Date:
late 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Communities  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.195.3.4
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Culinary
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd566626002-f159-4d85-810c-2be015ac4914
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.195.3.4

Oyster fork

Manufactured by:
Wallace Silversmiths, American, founded 1833  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5 9/16 × 9/16 × 1/2 in. (14.1 × 1.4 × 1.3 cm)
Type:
oyster forks
Place used:
Maryland, United States, Chesapeake Bay, North and Central America
Date:
late 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Communities  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.195.3.5
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Culinary
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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