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Alice Gu-Zheng Ensemble, Chinese Zither

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2011-06-23T18:38:04.000Z
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
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edanmdm:yt__R42p8lr6FA

A Prussian Officer's Quarters

Artist:
Unknown, German  Search this
German School  Search this
Medium:
Brush and watercolor, pen and ink, graphite on white wove paper
Type:
interiors
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Date:
1830
Credit Line:
Thaw Collection
Accession Number:
2007-27-13
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2007-27-13

Textile

Medium:
Medium: linen Technique: block printed on plain weave
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Textile
Made in:
Germany or German colony in USA
Date:
19th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Benjamin Ginsburg
Accession Number:
1956-72-8
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1956-72-8

Book Illustration (Zither)

Creator:
United States National Museum Photographic Laboratory  Search this
Subject:
United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
8 x 10;
Type:
Glass negatives
Date:
1880
1880s
Topic:
Musical instruments  Search this
Stringed instruments  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-006 [MAH-3723]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Known Copyright
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_389524

Performance by Hungarian Zither Maker Tibor Gats

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2013-07-26T19:24:12.000Z
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
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Trough- Zither

Donor Name:
David W. Doyle  Search this
Culture:
Hutu  Search this
Tutsi  Search this
Object Type:
Zither
Place:
Burundi, Africa
Accession Date:
1 Apr 1963
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
242869
USNM Number:
E400981-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8429904
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Reed Zither

Donor Name:
Dr. Gordon D. Gibson  Search this
Culture:
Hausa  Search this
Object Type:
Zither
Place:
North, Nigeria, Africa
Accession Date:
28 Aug 1962
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
228606
USNM Number:
E400580-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8429439
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Raft Zither

Collector:
Miss Janet Stone  Search this
Donor Name:
Miss Janet Stone  Search this
Length - Object:
40 cm
Width - Object:
16 cm
Height - Object:
3 cm
Culture:
Hausa  Search this
Object Type:
Zither
Place:
Nigeria, Africa
Accession Date:
15 Jun 1989
Collection Date:
1960's - Early 1970s
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
361235
USNM Number:
E423493-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8456528
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Raft Zither

Collector:
Miss Janet Stone  Search this
Donor Name:
Miss Janet Stone  Search this
Length - Object:
38 cm
Width - Object:
14 cm
Height - Object:
1 cm
Culture:
Hausa  Search this
Object Type:
Zither
Place:
Nigeria, Africa
Accession Date:
15 Jun 1989
Collection Date:
1960's - Early 1970s
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
361235
USNM Number:
E423494-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8456529
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Zither

Donor Name:
S. Kriger, Inc.  Search this
Culture:
Negrito  Search this
Object Type:
Zither
Place:
South, Thailand, Asia
Accession Date:
30 Jul 1969
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
285733
USNM Number:
E410869-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8441419
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Zither

Donor Name:
S. Kriger, Inc.  Search this
Culture:
Kensui Negrito  Search this
Object Type:
Zither
Place:
Thailand, Asia
Accession Date:
30 Jul 1969
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
285733
USNM Number:
E410871-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8441422
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Zither

Donor Name:
S. Kriger, Inc.  Search this
Culture:
Kensui Negrito  Search this
Object Type:
Zither
Place:
South, Thailand, Asia
Accession Date:
30 Jul 1969
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
285733
USNM Number:
E410872-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8441423
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Zither

Collector:
Rev. Ellen I. Burk  Search this
Donor Name:
Rev. Ellen I. Burk  Search this
Culture:
Kumu  Search this
(Ba Kumu)  Search this
Object Type:
Zither
Place:
Democratic Republic of the Congo, Africa
Accession Date:
20 Feb 1929
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
104409
USNM Number:
E341992-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8401854
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Trough Zither and Case

Collector:
Mr. Herbert Ward  Search this
Donor Name:
Mrs. Sarita S. Ward  Search this
Culture:
Luba  Search this
Object Type:
Zither
Place:
Africa
Accession Date:
24 Oct 1921
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
067312
USNM Number:
E323634-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8393488
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Guitar "Ginang Buttak"

Donor Name:
Dr. William L. Abbott  Search this
Culture:
Jakun (Orang Hulu)  Search this
Object Type:
Zither
Place:
Malaysia, Asia
Accession Date:
4 Dec 1902
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
040243
USNM Number:
E219940A-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8363770
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Violin Or Fiddle "Valiha"

Donor Name:
Dr. William L. Abbott  Search this
Culture:
Malagasy  Search this
Object Type:
Zither
Place:
Antananarivo, Madagascar, Africa
Accession Date:
4 Dec 1902
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
040243
USNM Number:
E219987-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8363834
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Stick-Zither

Donor Name:
Accession Number Unknown  Search this
Culture:
Not Given  Search this
Object Type:
Zither
Place:
Central (not certain) / East (not certain), Africa
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
000000
USNM Number:
E94643-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8488491
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Beauties playing music

Artist:
Watanabe Nobukazu (1872 - 1944)  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 36.5 × 72.3 cm (14 3/8 × 28 7/16 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1891
Topic:
music  Search this
tea  Search this
woman  Search this
drum  Search this
flute  Search this
zither  Search this
shamisen  Search this
Japan  Search this
oban  Search this
musician  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Robert O. Muller collection  Search this
triptych  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Robert O. Muller Collection
Accession Number:
S2003.8.3239a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2003.8.3239a-c

How hopeless it is/it would be better for me to sink beneath the waves/perhaps then I could see my man from Moon Capital - Ariko, from the series One Hundred Aspects of the Moon

Artist:
Tsukioka Yoshitoshi 月岡芳年 (1839-1892)  Search this
Publisher:
Kokkeido  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 35.5 x 24.1 cm (14 x 9 1/2 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1886.9.6
Period:
Meiji era
Topic:
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
moon  Search this
woman  Search this
boat  Search this
zither  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Robert O. Muller collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Robert O. Muller Collection
Accession Number:
S2003.8.3032
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2003.8.3032

Tao Yuanming in Retirement

Artist:
Li Congxun (active early 12th century)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W: 34.2 x 431.1 cm (13 7/16 x 169 3/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 17th century
Period:
Ming or Qing dynasty
Topic:
landscape  Search this
pine tree  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
lotus  Search this
dog  Search this
reading  Search this
qin  Search this
zither  Search this
garden  Search this
willow tree  Search this
China  Search this
rock  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
house  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Emanuel and Charlotte Levine
Accession Number:
S1991.156
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1991.156
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