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Projectile Points

Donor Name:
John J. Ragatz  Search this
Site Name:
Ragatz Farm  Search this
Culture:
Early Archaic  Search this
Object Type:
Point
Place:
Prairie Du Sac, Near, Sauk County, Wisconsin, United States, North America
Accession Date:
27 Sep 1948
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
180598
USNM Number:
A391823-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
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An archaic Iowa tomahawk / by M.R. Harrington

Author:
Harrington, M. R (Mark Raymond) 1882-1971  Search this
Physical description:
2 preliminary leaves, 55-58 pages, 1 leaf of plates : illustrations ; 17 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Iowa
Date:
1920
Topic:
Indian weapons  Search this
Tomahawks  Search this
Iowa Indians--Antiquities  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
E51 .I392 vol. 10 no. 6
E51 .I392 vol. 9-10
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_782539

The Color Line Series No. 2: 5,000,000 Jobs: The Negro at Work in the United States

Published by:
National Urban League, American, founded 1910  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 x 6 in. (22.8 x 15.2 cm)
Type:
pamphlets
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1933
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Labor  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the family of Dr. Maurice Jackson and Laura Ginsburg
Object number:
2010.55.70
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
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Isamu Noguchi, Archaic/Modern Curator Talk with Dakin Hart

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
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Topic:
Art, American  Search this
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Education  Search this
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Quantum Leap: Does "Indian Blood" Still Matter?

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2011-09-29T17:47:36.000Z
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Education  Search this
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Dagger-axe (ge 戈), fragment

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 3.7 x 13.8 x 0.2 cm (1 7/16 x 5 7/16 x 1/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
Anyang, probably Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty
Topic:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
Anyang period (ca. 1300 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
carving  Search this
Credit Line:
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S2012.9.259
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CC0
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Axe (yue 鉞), probably reworked from a collared disk

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 9.1 x 9.3 x 0.3 cm (3 9/16 x 3 11/16 x 1/8 in)
Culture:
Erlitou culture, ca. 2000-1600 BCE  Search this
Type:
Jade
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
Anyang, probably Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty
Topic:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
Anyang period (ca. 1300 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
Credit Line:
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S2012.9.269
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CC0
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Pendant in the form of a turtle

Medium:
Jade (serpentine)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 2.1 × 3.3 × 0.6 cm (13/16 × 1 5/16 × 1/4 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Anyang, probably Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty
Topic:
turtle  Search this
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
Anyang period (ca. 1300 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
serpentine  Search this
carving  Search this
Credit Line:
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S2012.9.301
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edanmdm:fsg_S2012.9.301
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Pendant in the form of a buffalo head

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 3.2 x 2.4 x 1.8 cm (1 1/4 x 15/16 x 11/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Anyang, probably Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty
Topic:
buffalo  Search this
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
Anyang period (ca. 1300 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
carving  Search this
Credit Line:
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S2012.9.328
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CC0
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Chain with beads and clasp

Medium:
Gold, jade (nephrite), amber, and turquoise
Dimensions:
Length x Diam (overall): 70.3 x 4.4 cm (27 11/16 x 1 3/4 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Jincun, Luoyang, Henan province, China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
nephrite  Search this
wirework  Search this
plaited wire  Search this
Credit Line:
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S2012.9.4934
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edanmdm:fsg_S2012.9.4934

Ritual wine container (zun) with taotie and dragons

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 25.8 x 20.8 cm (10 3/16 x 8 3/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1100-1050 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Anyang period (ca. 1300 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
wine  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
taotie  Search this
zun  Search this
Credit Line:
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S2012.9.578
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CC0
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edanmdm:fsg_S2012.9.578

Socketed axehead (fu) with figures

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 8.1 x 6.6 x 1.8 cm (3 3/16 x 2 5/8 x 11/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Weapon and Armament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1050-770 BCE
Period:
Possibly Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
China  Search this
axe  Search this
figure  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
Credit Line:
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S2012.9.595
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CC0
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3ad25a83d-3361-4cd2-b030-0b33af1d5e69
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2012.9.595

Archer's thumbring (ban zhi)

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4.1 x 2.7 x 1.2 cm (1 5/8 x 1 1/16 x 1/2 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 300-200 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
archery  Search this
China  Search this
bow  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.503
Restrictions & Rights:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.503

Pendant in the form of a dragon

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8.7 x 3.4 x 0.2 cm (3 7/16 x 1 5/16 x 1/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Anyang, probably Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
Anyang period (ca. 1300 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.555
Restrictions & Rights:
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Pendant in the form a dragon

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2.3 x 3.6 x 0.3 cm (7/8 x 1 7/16 x 1/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Anyang, probably Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
Anyang period (ca. 1300 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.556
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Semi-circular plaque with dragon heads at ends

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2.1 x 4.9 x 0.3 cm (13/16 x 1 15/16 x 1/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
5th-4th century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.557
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edanmdm:fsg_S1987.557

Pendant in the form of a bird

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2.6 x 3 x 0.5 cm (1 x 1 3/16 x 3/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Anyang, probably Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty
Topic:
bird  Search this
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
Anyang period (ca. 1300 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.559
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CC0
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Axe (yue 鉞)

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 11.1 x 6.6 x 0.4 cm (4 3/8 x 2 5/8 x 3/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
Anyang, probably Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty
Topic:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
Anyang period (ca. 1300 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.566
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edanmdm:fsg_S1987.566
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Pendant in the form of a water bird

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3.3 x 3.2 x 0.4 cm (1 5/16 x 1 1/4 x 3/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Anyang, probably Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 1300-1050 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty
Topic:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
Anyang period (ca. 1300 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
Waterfowl  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.580
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edanmdm:fsg_S1987.580
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Earring with scrolls, one of a pair

Medium:
Jade (?)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 4.1 x 0.3 cm (1 5/8 x 1/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
8th-7th century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Spring and Autumn period (770 - 476 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.581
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