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Crucifix

Object Name:
nkangi kiditu
Maker:
Kongo artist  Search this
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 33.3 x 14.9 x 2.9 cm (13 1/8 x 5 7/8 x 1 1/8 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Kongo Central Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Congo
Date:
Late 17th-early 18th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Ernst Anspach
Object number:
91-10-1
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Exhibition:
ongoing exhibition
On View:
NMAfA, Pavilion Gallery
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_91-10-1

Tusk

Maker:
Kongo artist  Search this
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
H x W x Diameter: 72.4 x 14.6 x 6 cm (28 1/2 x 5 3/4 x 2 3/8 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Kongo Central Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Cabinda Province, Angola
Date:
ca. 1860
Topic:
elephant  Search this
crocodile  Search this
mother and child  Search this
foreigner  Search this
weapon  Search this
boat  Search this
bushcow  Search this
Trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
96-28-1
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
On View:
NMAfA, First Level North Galleries (1130-1134)
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_96-28-1

Icon

Maker:
Ethiopian Orthodox  Search this
Medium:
Distemper and gesso on wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 16.7 x 26.7 x 1.5 cm (6 9/16 x 10 1/2 x 9/16 in.)
Type:
Painting
Geography:
Ethiopia
Date:
Early 16th century
Topic:
equestrian  Search this
mother and child  Search this
weapon  Search this
Writing  Search this
horse  Search this
angel  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mary Garland in memory of Robert Lewis Garland
Object number:
98-2-1
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_98-2-1

Icon

Maker:
Ethiopian Orthodox  Search this
Medium:
Distemper, gesso and cloth on wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 31 x 41.5 x 1.4 cm (12 3/16 x 16 5/16 x 9/16 in.)
Type:
Painting
Geography:
Ethiopia
Date:
Early 16th century
Topic:
equestrian  Search this
mother and child  Search this
snake  Search this
weapon  Search this
cross  Search this
sun  Search this
horse  Search this
moon  Search this
angel  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ciro R. Taddeo in memory of Dr. Volker Stitz, Ph.D.
Object number:
98-3-1
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_98-3-1

Icon

Maker:
Ethiopian Orthodox  Search this
Medium:
Distemper, gesso and cloth on wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 34.2 x 47 x 17 cm (13 7/16 x 18 1/2 x 6 11/16 in.)
Type:
Painting
Geography:
Ethiopia
Date:
Late 17th-early 18th century
Topic:
equestrian  Search this
mother and child  Search this
snake  Search this
cross  Search this
sun  Search this
horse  Search this
moon  Search this
angel  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ciro R. Taddeo
Object number:
98-3-2
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_98-3-2

Commemorative head of a king

Maker:
Benin kingdom court style  Search this
Edo artist  Search this
Medium:
Copper alloy, iron
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 33 x 23.5 x 23.2 cm (13 x 9 1/4 x 9 1/8 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
18th century
Topic:
Commemorative  Search this
Ancestral  Search this
Status  Search this
Shrine/Altar  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn to the Smithsonian Institution in 1979
Object number:
85-19-16
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Exhibition:
Visionary: Viewpoints on Africa's Arts
On View:
NMAfA, Second Level Gallery (2193)
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_85-19-16

Three roads to Magdalena coming of age in a Southwest borderland, 1890-1990 David Wallace Adams

Author:
Adams, David Wallace http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n95018986 http://viaf.org/viaf/7499972  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 437 pages illustrations, map 24 cm
Type:
Books
Biography
Biographies
History
Place:
New Mexico
Magdalena
Magdalena (N.M.)
Date:
2016
Topic:
Cultural pluralism--History  Search this
Hispanic Americans--Social life and customs  Search this
Whites--Social life and customs  Search this
Navajo Indians--Social life and customs  Search this
School children--History  Search this
Coming of age--History  Search this
Intercultural communication--History  Search this
Interviews  Search this
Ethnic relations  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1110796

These Are My Jewels

Maker:
Austin, Lydia Bowles  Search this
Physical Description:
silk (ground material)
silk (thread material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 1/2 in x 15 3/8 in; 26.67 cm x 39.0525 cm
Object Name:
embroidered picture
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston, Dorchester
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Robert B. Stephens
ID Number:
1996.0125.01
Catalog number:
1996.0125.01
Accession number:
1996.0125
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Embroidered Pictures
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1321726
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1975 - 1995 "Snow White and the Seven Dwarves" Child's Quilt

Physical Description:
fabric, cotton (overall material)
thread, cotton (overall material)
filling, cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 50 in x 35 in; 126 cm x 89 cm
Object Name:
quilt, crib
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1975-1995
Subject:
Quilting  Search this
Children's Literature  Search this
ID Number:
1996.0013.01
Accession number:
1996.0013
Catalog number:
1996.0013.01
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Domestic Furnishings
Popular Entertainment
Quilts
Family & Social Life
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_556258

1860 - 1870 Polly Fetherolf's "Log Cabin" Child's Quilt

Maker:
Fetherolf, Polly  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, wool, wool/cotton (overall material)
thread, cotton (overall material)
filling, cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 37 in x 38 in; 94 cm x 97 cm
Object Name:
quilt, crib
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Lehigh county
Associated Place:
United States: Pennsylvania
Date made:
1860-1870
Subject:
Quilting  Search this
Children  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Laura M. Trexler
ID Number:
TE.T18384
Accession number:
1978.0619
Catalog number:
T18384
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Domestic Furnishings
Quilts
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_556596

1850 - 1875 Ellen Parsons's Pieced Quilt

Maker:
Parsons, Ellen  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, cotton (overall material)
thread, cotton (overall material)
filling, cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 78 in x 77 in; 198 cm x 196 cm
Object Name:
quilt
Date made:
1850-1875
Subject:
Quilting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. M. B. Holleman
ID Number:
TE.T13774
Accession number:
263336
Catalog number:
T13774
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Domestic Furnishings
Quilts
Family & Social Life
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_556445
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1853 - 1860 Mary Augusta Rigby's "Pinwheel" Pieced Quilt Top

Maker:
Rigby, Mary Augusta  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, cotton (overall material)
thread, cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 92 in x 81 in; 234 cm x 206 cm
Object Name:
quilt
Place made:
United States: New York
Date made:
1853-1860
Subject:
Quilting  Search this
Children  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. William E. Dulin
ID Number:
TE.T12872
Accession number:
242776
Catalog number:
T12872
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Domestic Furnishings
Quilts
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_556405
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1860 Mary McCrea's "Crown" Quilt

Maker:
McCrea, Mary Lawson Ruth  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, cotton (overall material)
thread, cotton (overall material)
filling, cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 81 in x 82 in; 206 cm x 209 cm
Object Name:
quilt
Place made:
United States: Indiana, Murray
Date made:
1860
Subject:
Quilting  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Miss Mary E. McCrea
ID Number:
TE.T08582
Accession number:
160721
Catalog number:
T08582
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Domestic Furnishings
Quilts
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_556342
Additional Online Media:

Leptotes bicolor ('Child of Rue' × 'Harbinger')

Flower Color:
White; Pink lip
Range:
Brazil to Paraguay
Topic:
Orchids  Search this
Common Name:
Bicolored Leptotes clone
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Lilianae
Order:
Asparagales
Family:
Orchidaceae
Subfamily:
Epidendroideae
Genus:
Leptotes
Species:
bicolor
Accession Number:
2008-2459A
See more items in:
Smithsonian Gardens Orchid Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2008-2459A
Additional Online Media:

Leptotes bicolor ('Child of Rue' × 'Harbinger')

Flower Color:
White; Pink lip
Range:
Brazil to Paraguay
Topic:
Orchids  Search this
Common Name:
Bicolored Leptotes clone
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Lilianae
Order:
Asparagales
Family:
Orchidaceae
Subfamily:
Epidendroideae
Genus:
Leptotes
Species:
bicolor
Accession Number:
2009-2458A
See more items in:
Smithsonian Gardens Orchid Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2009-2458A

Leptotes bicolor ('Child of Rue' × 'Harbinger')

Flower Color:
White; Pink lip
Range:
Brazil to Paraguay
Topic:
Orchids  Search this
Common Name:
Bicolored Leptotes clone
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Lilianae
Order:
Asparagales
Family:
Orchidaceae
Subfamily:
Epidendroideae
Genus:
Leptotes
Species:
bicolor
Accession Number:
2009-2459A
See more items in:
Smithsonian Gardens Orchid Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2009-2459A
Additional Online Media:

Leptotes bicolor ('Child of Rue' × 'Harbinger')

Flower Color:
White; Pink lip
Range:
Brazil to Paraguay
Topic:
Orchids  Search this
Common Name:
Bicolored Leptotes clone
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Lilianae
Order:
Asparagales
Family:
Orchidaceae
Subfamily:
Epidendroideae
Genus:
Leptotes
Species:
bicolor
Accession Number:
2009-2460A
See more items in:
Smithsonian Gardens Orchid Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2009-2460A

Childe Hassam

Artist:
Samuel Johnson Woolf, 12 Feb 1880 - 1948  Search this
Sitter:
Childe Hassam, 17 Oct 1859 - 27 Aug 1935  Search this
Medium:
Charcoal and chalk on paper
Dimensions:
64.7cm x 50cm (25 1/2" x 19 11/16"), Accurate
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1934
Topic:
None  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Childe Hassam: Male  Search this
Childe Hassam: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution © Estate of S.J. Woolf
Object number:
NPG.80.260
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of S.J. Woolf
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.80.260

DeWitt Clinton

Artist:
Albert Newsam, 20 May 1809 - 20 Nov 1864  Search this
Copy after:
Henry Inman, 28 Oct 1801 - 17 Jan 1846  Search this
Lithographer:
Childs & Inman Lithography Company, active c. 1831 - 1833  Search this
Sitter:
DeWitt Clinton, 2 Mar 1769 - 11 Feb 1828  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
13cm x 13.9cm (5 1/8" x 5 1/2"), Image
Type:
Print
Date:
1830
Topic:
None  Search this
DeWitt Clinton: Male  Search this
DeWitt Clinton: Politics and Government\State Legislator\New York  Search this
DeWitt Clinton: Politics and Government\US Senator\New York  Search this
DeWitt Clinton: Politics and Government\Governor\New York  Search this
DeWitt Clinton: Politics and Government\State Senator\New York  Search this
DeWitt Clinton: Science and Technology\Scientist\Naturalist  Search this
DeWitt Clinton: Politics and Government\Public Official\Mayor\New York, NY  Search this
DeWitt Clinton: Politics and Government\Lieutenant Governor\New York  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.81.62
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.81.62

Madonna and Child

Artist:
Miller, Benjamin  Search this
Associated Name:
Bernard, Allen W.  Search this
Maker:
Miller, Benjamin  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 42 cm x 27 cm; 16 17/32 in x 10 5/8 in
image: 26.7 cm x 15.5 cm; 10 1/2 in x 6 3/32 in
Object Name:
print
woodcut
Object Type:
relief printing
Woodcut
Date made:
1924
Subject:
Virgin and Child  Search this
Jesus Christ  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Allen W. Bernard
ID Number:
2016.0084.010
Catalog number:
2016.0084.010
Accession number:
2016.0084
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Religion
Communications
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1809382

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