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Basket with cover

Culture/People:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Mollie Lopez, Tohono O'odham (Papago)  Search this
Previous owner:
Thomas Bahti (Tom Bahti), Non-Indian, 1926-1972  Search this
Donor:
Thomas Bahti (Tom Bahti), Non-Indian, 1926-1972  Search this
Object Name:
Basket with cover
Media/Materials:
Vegetal Fiber, yucca fiber, devil's claw/martynia
Techniques:
Coiled
Dimensions:
18 x 32 x 15 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Arizona; USA
Date created:
1960
Catalog Number:
22/9075
Barcode:
229075.000
See related items:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b26fa331-d5a0-4057-9e4b-0f87a7782981
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_244218
Online Media:

Incense burner/Incensario cover with crocodile effigy

Culture/People:
probably Guanacaste-Nicoya (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Leonardo Patterson (Leonardo Augustus Patterson), Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Leonardo Patterson (Leonardo Augustus Patterson), Non-Indian  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Sackler Fund  Search this
Dr. Arthur M. Sackler, Non-Indian, 1913-1987  Search this
Object Name:
Incense burner/Incensario cover with crocodile effigy
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, modeled, perforated
Dimensions:
23.5 x 17 x 22 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Nicoya; Nicoya Cantón; Guanacaste Province; Costa Rica
Date created:
AD 750-1300
Catalog Number:
23/6310
Barcode:
236310.000
See related items:
Guanacaste-Nicoya (archaeological culture)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6652e539d-2c63-482b-9299-5336d586e71c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_251299
Online Media:

Raven Echo mask

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Henry Hunt, Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl), 1923-1985  Search this
Previous seller:
The Quest for Handicrafts Ltd.  Search this
Previous owner:
John R. Cuneo, Non-Indian, 1911-1984  Search this
Myrtle W. Cuneo, Non-Indian, 1910-2006  Search this
Donor:
Myrtle W. Cuneo, Non-Indian, 1910-2006  Search this
Object Name:
Raven Echo mask
Media/Materials:
Wood, metal wire, paint
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Dimensions:
30.5 x 22.9 x 17.8 cm
Object Type:
Masks and Masking
Place:
Vancouver Island; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name:
Vancouver Island
Date created:
circa 1960
Catalog Number:
25/3871
Barcode:
253871.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Masks and Masking
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6fd8fba69-1e2f-4b46-b515-da28a80fc353
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269574
Online Media:

Bear Mask

Culture/People:
Mad River Wiyot  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Rick Bartow, Mad River Wiyot, 1946-2016  Search this
Previous owner:
Priscilla M. King (Pam M. King/Priscilla Martin King), Non-Indian, 1926-2002  Search this
Donor:
Priscilla M. King (Pam M. King/Priscilla Martin King), Non-Indian, 1926-2002  Search this
Title:
Bear Mask
Object Name:
Mask
Media/Materials:
Wood, paint, metal, horsehair, cotton cloth, glass bead/beads, shell/shells, animal bone, raffia
Techniques:
Carved, painted, strung
Dimensions:
37 x 46 x 22 cm
Object Type:
Masks and Masking
Place:
Oregon; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1990
Catalog Number:
25/4798
Barcode:
254798.000
See related items:
Mad River Wiyot
Masks and Masking
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6483e52a3-1fb5-4059-82e2-deedaa8ec555
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_270348
Online Media:

Antelope figure

Culture/People:
K'apovi (Santa Clara Pueblo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Eugene Gutierrez, K'apovi (Santa Clara Pueblo), b. 1953  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)  Search this
Object Name:
Antelope figure
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Modeled, incised, burnished
Dimensions:
11 x 7 x 15 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Santa Clara Pueblo, Santa Clara Reservation; Rio Arriba County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1982
Catalog Number:
25/5201
Barcode:
255201.000
See related items:
K'apovi (Santa Clara Pueblo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws69324477e-a2b2-42e2-9f63-10cfd2563f6f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271066
Online Media:

Cormorant

Culture/People:
Bering Strait Inupiaq [King Island]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Peter John Seeganna (Peter J. Seeganna), Bering Strait Inupiaq [King Island], 1938-1974  Search this
IACB source:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board Office, Sitka, Alaska (IACB Office, Sitka, Alaska)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB Source:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board Demonstration Workshop (Sitka, Alaska) (IACB Demonstration Workshop)  Search this
Title:
Cormorant
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Alder
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
26.7 x 17.3 x 55.5 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Sitka; Sealaska Native Corporation; Alaska; USA (inferred)
Archipelago:
Alexander Archipelago
Island Name:
Baranof Island
Date created:
1967
Catalog Number:
25/5212
Barcode:
255212.000
See related items:
Bering Strait Inupiaq [King Island]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6238db0aa-39bc-4144-bd40-7280ef71904d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271077
Online Media:

Bear Hunter Mask

Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Allen Long, Eastern Band of Cherokee, 1917-1983  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Qualla Arts & Crafts Mutual (Qualla Arts & Crafts Cooperative/Qualla Arts & Crafts Coop/Qualla Crafts), 1946-  Search this
Title:
Bear Hunter Mask
Object Name:
Bear mask
Media/Materials:
Buckeye wood, pigment/pigments
Techniques:
Carved, painted, stained
Dimensions:
28 x 19 x 12 cm
Object Type:
Masks and Masking
Place:
Big Cove, Eastern Cherokee Reservation, Qualla Boundary; Swain County; North Carolina; USA
Date created:
1964
Catalog Number:
25/5213
Barcode:
255213.000
See related items:
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Masks and Masking
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65a924e01-6922-465f-bc4a-88ce57873655
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271078
Online Media:

Basket in the form of a dog

Culture/People:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)  Search this
Object Name:
Basket in the form of a dog
Media/Materials:
Yucca fiber
Techniques:
Coiled
Dimensions:
22.9 x 11.2 x 24.7 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Arizona; USA
Date created:
1965
Catalog Number:
25/5235
Barcode:
255235.000
See related items:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)
Containers and Vessels
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6d9b95526-ab9a-4c47-b417-a5399ac04ad2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271100
Online Media:

Basket in the form of a cat

Culture/People:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)  Search this
Object Name:
Basket in the form of a cat
Media/Materials:
Yucca fiber, devil's claw/martynia
Techniques:
Coiled
Dimensions:
13.4 x 10 x 19 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Arizona; USA
Date created:
1965
Catalog Number:
25/5237
Barcode:
255237.000
See related items:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)
Containers and Vessels
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws61b07ca50-afb4-473e-b461-cc9508bf8856
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271102
Online Media:

Basket in the form of a seal

Culture/People:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Mary Angaiak, Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB Source:
Alaska Native Arts and Crafts Association, Inc. (Alaska Native Arts and Crafts Clearing House/Alaska Native Arts and Crafts Cooperative/ANAC Association, Inc.), 1937-  Search this
Object Name:
Basket in the form of a seal
Media/Materials:
Beach grass/Rye grass, dye/dyes
Techniques:
Coiled, dyed
Dimensions:
53 x 21.5 x 17 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Tununak (Tanunak); Calista Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Archipelago:
Bering Sea Islands
Island Name:
Nelson Island
Date created:
1972
Catalog Number:
25/5242
Barcode:
255242.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws610d928c4-b238-40ad-ae10-363284ca1be5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271107
Online Media:

Wedding vase

Culture/People:
Acoma Pueblo  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Wedding vase
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, modeled, painted
Dimensions:
18.2 x 19.3 x 22 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Acoma Pueblo, Acoma Reservation; Cibola County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
circa 1940
Catalog Number:
25/5249
Barcode:
255249.000
See related items:
Acoma Pueblo
Containers and Vessels
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6bdc08e40-7cd2-4552-855c-43f48b50e69e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271114
Online Media:

Cookie jar with bird design

Culture/People:
Hopi-Tewa  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Sadie Adams (Flower Woman), Hopi-Tewa, 1905-1995  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Scottsdale National Exhibition of Indian Arts  Search this
Object Name:
Cookie jar with bird design
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, painted
Dimensions:
22.5 x 18 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Hopi Reservation; Navajo County, Coconino County; Arizona; USA
Date created:
1964
Catalog Number:
25/5252
Barcode:
255252.000
See related items:
Hopi-Tewa
Containers and Vessels
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws662dad02b-06a9-4f52-947a-629a2c0d0948
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271117
Online Media:

Owl man figure

Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Sammy Cucumber, Eastern Band of Cherokee, b. ca. 1918  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Qualla Arts & Crafts Mutual (Qualla Arts & Crafts Cooperative/Qualla Arts & Crafts Coop/Qualla Crafts), 1946-  Search this
Object Name:
Owl man figure
Media/Materials:
Wood, paint, varnish
Techniques:
Carved, painted, varnished
Dimensions:
11.2 x 9.8 x 18.2 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
North Carolina; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1985-1986
Catalog Number:
25/5314
Barcode:
255314.000
See related items:
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6d11d0bad-dc5d-491a-a927-fa1a475f6393
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271179
Online Media:

Bowl in the form of a seal

Culture/People:
Cherokee  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Don Morse Smith (Lelooska), Cherokee descent, 1933-1996  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Seller:
Don Morse Smith (Lelooska), Cherokee descent, 1933-1996  Search this
IACB agent:
Edward Malin, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Bowl in the form of a seal
Media/Materials:
Alder, paint, abalone/haliotis shell
Techniques:
Carved, painted, inlaid
Dimensions:
31.6 x 13.7 x 14.9 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Ariel; Cowlitz County; Washington; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1965
Catalog Number:
25/5318
Barcode:
255318.000
See related items:
Cherokee
Containers and Vessels
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6fe08711f-6214-4f7f-9faa-dc3d0d6c7515
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271183
Online Media:

Box for tobacco pellets in the form of a bear's head

Culture/People:
Nunivagmiut Cup'ik [Nunivak Island]  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)  Search this
Object Name:
Box for tobacco pellets in the form of a bear's head
Media/Materials:
Spruce, paint
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Dimensions:
10.5 x 6.6 x 6.3 cm
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Nunivak Island; Calista Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Archipelago:
Bering Sea Islands
Island Name:
Nunivak Island
Date created:
1971
Catalog Number:
25/5342
Barcode:
255342.000
See related items:
Nunivagmiut Cup'ik [Nunivak Island]
Pipes and Smoking
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6988bf543-fc69-4845-a48c-bd2e71d14532
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271207
Online Media:

Buffalo figure

Culture/People:
Lakota (Teton/Western Sioux)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Tipi Shop, Sioux Indian Museum and Crafts Center (Tipi shop)  Search this
Object Name:
Buffalo figure
Media/Materials:
Cottonwood bark, paint
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Dimensions:
6.6 x 3.2 x 3.6 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
South Dakota; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1963-1964
Catalog Number:
25/5343
Barcode:
255343.000
See related items:
Lakota (Teton/Western Sioux)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6dbb8b267-7c1c-4973-ada6-38210c8d459e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271208
Online Media:

Basket in the form of an owl

Culture/People:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Balcomb's Art Gallery  Search this
Object Name:
Basket in the form of an owl
Media/Materials:
Yucca fiber, devil's claw/martynia
Techniques:
Coiled
Dimensions:
16 x 16 x 26 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Arizona; USA
Date created:
1963
Catalog Number:
25/5370
Barcode:
255370.000
See related items:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)
Containers and Vessels
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws67764e3d2-d46e-4766-9960-a70a86e3575b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271235
Online Media:

Basket in the form of an owl

Culture/People:
Coushatta (Koasati)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Rosabel Sylestine, Coushatta (Koasati), 1923-1998  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Rosabel Sylestine, Coushatta (Koasati), 1923-1998  Search this
Object Name:
Basket in the form of an owl
Media/Materials:
Pine needles, raffia, pine cone/cones
Techniques:
Coiled, stitched
Dimensions:
30.4 x 20 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Elton; Jefferson Davis Parish; Louisiana; USA
Date created:
1976
Catalog Number:
25/5387
Barcode:
255387.000
See related items:
Coushatta (Koasati)
Containers and Vessels
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws629785231-0a29-4dee-999d-f3ff78de39f0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271252
Online Media:

Mountain Goat

Culture/People:
Tlingit  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Lincoln Wallace, Tlingit/Tsimshian, 1919-1991  Search this
IACB source:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board Office, Sitka, Alaska (IACB Office, Sitka, Alaska)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB Source:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board Demonstration Workshop (Sitka, Alaska) (IACB Demonstration Workshop)  Search this
Title:
Mountain Goat
Object Name:
Figure of a mountain goat
Media/Materials:
Yellow cedar
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
20.5 x 12.7 x 30.7 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Excursion Inlet; Sealaska Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Date created:
1963
Catalog Number:
25/5390
Barcode:
255390.000
See related items:
Tlingit
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws650019e95-c410-47df-a812-447d55452066
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271255
Online Media:

Figure of a dog

Culture/People:
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Goingback Chiltoskey (Going Back Chiltoskey/G.B. Chiltoskey/Goingback Chiltaski), Eastern Band of Cherokee, 1907-2000  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Figure of a dog
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
28.1 x 9.2 x 30.1 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Cherokee, Eastern Cherokee Reservation, Qualla Boundary; Swain County; North Carolina; USA
Date created:
1972
Catalog Number:
25/5391
Barcode:
255391.000
See related items:
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws643799764-8748-4e24-a7a8-9683378fe9ab
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271256
Online Media:

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