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Negress Lying Down

Rembrandt van Rijn

Paper trimmed just outside plate mark. Paper size: lh 8 7/10cm & rh 8 9/10cm x tw 16 1/2cm & bw 16 2/5cm. Plate/image size: h 8 1/5cm x w 16 1/2cm.

1606-1669

17th century

1658

2008/2.407

etching, drypoint and burin on beige laid paper

rank 1.24149

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Beaded Necklace

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Blue and white beaded necklace with darker blue bead and white tassle at bottom. Loose white bead from tassle. White tag attached.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.25

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

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Beaded Necklace

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Blue, red, and white beaded necklace on brown thread. In middle of necklace is a cylinder with beaded design. Cylinder is 3.5 inches long. White tag attached.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.26

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

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Beaded Collar

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Multi-colored, striped beaded collar in white, light blue, dark blue, yellow, and red beads on brown thread.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.27

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

costume

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Beaded Bracelet

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded bracelet with triangle design. Pink, white, blue, red, and black beads on brown thread. Bracelet ends have large round beaded area. Two small beaded loops attached. White tag attached.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.28

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

costume

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costume accessories worn

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jewelry

jewelry by quality

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Beaded Patch

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded patch. Main section in small white beads with yellow rectangle in small beads and some green and blue stripes. Red beaded tassles on either end. Brown thread. Loose long thread coming off end.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.29

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

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Beaded Necklace

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded necklace with heavily beaded fringe at bottom. Fringe is about 2 inches long. In white, red, blue, pink, and yellow beads on light brown thread.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.30

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

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Beaded Scarf

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Striped beaded scarf in white, red, black, dark blue, and light blue beads. Missing small section of white outer beads. Has a few green beads mixed into the light blue sections.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.31

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

costume

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jewelry by quality

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Beaded Necklace

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded necklace in lattice pattern. White beads on brown thread with three sections of green, black, and red beaded stripes. Long threads at end with four red beads on each. Threads are 18 inches long.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.32

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

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Beaded Necklace

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded necklace made up of three strips attached with eight cross pieces. Short lattice work on one side. Four tassles at each end with clusters of beads. Tassles are 10.5 inches long. Red, black, green, white, and yellow beads on brown thread.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.33

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

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Beaded Bracelet

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded bracelet in geometric pattern. Leather ends with double button closure. Light red, dark red, blue, black, yellow, white, and pink beads. White string tied to one of the buttons.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.34

plastic beads, string, and leather

rank 1.24139

costume

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jewelry

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Beaded Jewelry

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded jewelry made up of four attached rectangular pieces. Diamond pattern in light blue, dark blue, red and white on brown thread. Two pieces attached with a safety pin, which has a white string on it.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.35

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

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Beaded Jewelry

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded jewelry with leather backing and leather fringe on two sides. Light blue, dark blue, red, black and white beads with some button detailing.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.36

plastic beads, leather, string

rank 1.24139

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Beaded Toothbrush

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded red toothbrush with striped beading covering in white, black, red, yellow and blue beads. Tassles near the toothbrush head. White string tied through hole at bottom of toothbrush.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.37

plastic beads, plastic toothbrush, string

rank 1.24139

costume

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jewelry

jewelry by quality

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Beaded Necklace

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded necklace with four button decorations of three buttons each. Pink, black, white, light blue and dark blue beads.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.38

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

costume

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Beaded Necklace

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded necklace with triangular and striped design. Button closure, red, blue and white beads.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.39

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

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jewelry

jewelry by quality

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Beaded Necklace

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded necklace with stripe design. Button closures. Pink, white, dark blue, yellow, red and light blue beads.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.40

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

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jewelry

jewelry by quality

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object genres by function

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Beaded Necklace

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded necklace with square beaded patch in the middle. Tie closure with long black threads with beads on the end. Triangular detail on sides of necklace. Chevron detail on patch. White, blue, red, green, yellow and black beads.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.41

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

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Beaded Jewelry

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded jewelry mostly made of rows of small white beads, with some beaded blue rectangle and blue and red stripes. White tag attached.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.42

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

costume

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jewelry by quality

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Beaded Jewelry

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded jewelry with a rectangular piece made up of white beads with green "H" shape in the middle and three stripes on either end of blue, green and red beads. Twisted fringe at two ends.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.43

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

costume

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costume accessories worn

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jewelry

jewelry by quality

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Beaded Jewelry

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded jewlery with a rectangular piece with a red beaded fringe on two sides. White small beads with geometric pattern in red, black, blue and green. Long brown string coming off one end with beaded end. White tag attached.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.44

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

costume

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Beaded Jewelry

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded jewelry in a rectangular shape made up of seven rounded strands of beads tied together. Two outer strands are blue, inner are white. One end has looped thread with blue and white beads. Other end is red and black short beaded tassles.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.45

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

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jewelry

jewelry by quality

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Beaded Jewelry

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded jewelry with rectangular piece made of six beaded long strips attached with four short white cross strips. Black middle section with red, black and white triangular designs at two ends. Large red beaded fringe on two ends, one with longer thread at the end. White tag attached.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.46

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

descriptors

jewelry

jewelry by quality

object genres

object genres by function

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Beaded Jewelry

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded jewlery with rectangular piece made up of white beads with red "H" shape in the middle. Three stripes on either end in green, blue and red. Twisted fringe at two ends.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.47

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

costume

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costume accessories worn

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jewelry

jewelry by quality

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Beaded Jewelry

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded jewelry with a rectangular piece in white with blue rectangular center piece and red and black striped sections on either end. Large red beaded fringe on two ends. One long thread coming off end.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.48

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

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Beaded Jewelry

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded jewlery with a rectangular piece in striped design. One wide red stripe in the middle with two blue stripes on either end on background of white. Row of large beads on either end, one string coming off end, white tag attached.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.49

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

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jewelry

jewelry by quality

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Beaded and Woven Pouch

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded and woven pouch in brown woven base with two blue and yellow chevron design and red and white stripes. Multicolored beaded bottom with looped beaded fringe at opening in blue, red, lighter blue and white. Back of pouch has red and white stripes.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.50

plastic beads, string, fabric

rank 1.24139

costume

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Beaded Pouch

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded pouch with one side longer than ther other so it forms a flap over the top. White background wiht red, blue and green triangle design. Trimmed in alternating red and white beads.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.51

plastic beads, string, fabric

rank 1.24139

costume

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jewelry

jewelry by quality

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Beaded Patch

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded patch with white background with stripes. Four stripes of blue and black beads. Twelve diagonal shorter stripes of black, blue and red. Red bead trim on one end. Button trim on two ends. One round blue tack at one corner. Leather border on back, white tag attached.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.52

plastic beads, string, fabric, leather

rank 1.24139

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

descriptors

jewelry

jewelry by quality

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Beaded Necklace

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded necklace made up of three rounded attached pieces of material with pink beaded overlay. White and black beaded fringe on the inside. Tie closure with strings coming off either end with red and blue beaded ends.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.53

plastic beads, string, fabric

rank 1.24139

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

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jewelry

jewelry by quality

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Beaded Jewelry

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded jewlery made up of two rows of yellow beads, with an outer row of red beads and two inner rows of blue beads. Beaded square on one end of pink beads with red edge and black edge. White tag attached, brown loop at end with square.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.54

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

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jewelry

jewelry by quality

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Beaded Necklace

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded necklace of white and blue strands twisted with green strand of beads. Button-loop closure, white string attached to button.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.55

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

costume

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costume accessories worn

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jewelry

jewelry by quality

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Beaded Bracelet

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded bracelet with triangle design of black, red, white, yellow and blue. Loop closure with two larger blue beads at the ends. Only thread on back and inside, white tag attached.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.56

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

costume

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jewelry

jewelry by quality

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Beaded Jewelry

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded jewlery with rectantular piece with metal stick extending from center. White beads with red beaded center stripe and blue, green and red triangular design. Frayed red string gathered into bow at top.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.57

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

descriptors

jewelry

jewelry by quality

object genres

object genres by function

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Beaded Jewelry

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded Jewlery with rectangular piece of metal wire extended from center. White beaded center section with red, blue and yellow stripe beaded end sections. Light blue loops at top. Beaded lattice designs at edges.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.58

plastic beads, string, wire

rank 1.24139

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

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jewelry

jewelry by quality

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Beaded Necklace

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded necklace made up over rounded material with beaded overlay. Mainly white beads with geometric detail in red, black, pink, blue and yellow. Tie closure with multiple threads with blue beaded ends.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.59

plastic beads, string, fabric

rank 1.24139

costume

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jewelry

jewelry by quality

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Beaded Necklace

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded necklace made up of four brown cord wrapped coils with beaded detail in yellow, black and dark blue, light blue and red. Tie closure with four long leather tassels at each end. Tassles have beaded end details in mostly light blue with dark blue, red and yellow, white tag attached.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.60

plastic beads, string, leather

rank 1.24139

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

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jewelry

jewelry by quality

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object genres by function

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Beaded Bracelet

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded bracelet with rounded main piece in blue beads with end detail in white and red beads. Beaded rectangular piece at one end with geometric detail in white, blue, red, black and yellow. Loop closure with larger yellow beads, white tag attached.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.61

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

descriptors

jewelry

jewelry by quality

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Beaded Necklace

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded necklace with white beads, open weave squares attached together by four rows of beads in red, orange, blue and green. White tag attached.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.62

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

costume

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jewelry

jewelry by quality

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Beaded Wooden Box

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded wooden box, sides open, inner compartment. Two longer edges with white beaded trim. Two largest faces with beaded detail, one face with white beads and "MITE" details in red and blue. Other face with white, red and blue stripes. Beaded handles.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.63

wood, plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

costume

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costume accessories worn

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jewelry

jewelry by quality

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Beaded Wooden Box

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded wooden box with the sides open. Two longer edges with beaded trim in green. Two larger facew with beaded detail. One face in white beads with beaded rectangular detail in blue and red. Other face in white beads with two "H" shapes in black and green. Long beaded handles, white tag attached.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.64

wood, plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

costume

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costume accessories worn

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jewelry

jewelry by quality

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Beaded Gourd

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Gourd with beaded open weave cover in blue and white with some small short black and red detail. Gourd is filled with red fabric with buttons at top. Short blue beaded handle at top, white tag attached.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.65

gourd, plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

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jewelry

jewelry by quality

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Beaded Pouch

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

White beaded open weave pouch with fabric lining. Semicircular beaded edging, open at top, no closure.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.66

plastic beads, string, fabric

rank 1.24139

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

descriptors

jewelry

jewelry by quality

object genres

object genres by function

object-making processes and techniques

objects we use

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

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Beaded Figurine

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Fabric cylindrical body with round fabric head. Beaded blue body with white and green detail at bottom. Darker fabric face with white beaded detail. "Hair" in large white beads and small red beads. Blue beaded handle attached to head, white tag attached.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.67

plastic beads, string, fabric

rank 1.24139

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

descriptors

jewelry

jewelry by quality

object genres

object genres by function

object-making processes and techniques

objects we use

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

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Beaded Necklace

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded necklace made of one coil with beaded overlay in mostly black. In the middle and two ends there are white details in geometric shapes in blue, brown, yellow, black and red. Tie closure with brown thread, white tag attached.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.68

plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

descriptors

jewelry

jewelry by quality

object genres

object genres by function

object-making processes and techniques

objects we use

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

Beaded Necklace

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Beaded necklace made up of long dark and light cylindrical wooden beads separated by small white and red beads. Loop and button closure with two large translucent beads.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.69

wooden and plastic beads, string

rank 1.24139

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

descriptors

jewelry

jewelry by quality

object genres

object genres by function

object-making processes and techniques

objects we use

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

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Wooden Cylinders (Pair)

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

Each short wooden cylinder is painted with an inlay on both circular face. One face is red, white and blue with brown dots. Other face in dark teal, black, yellow and white with brown dots.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.70.1-2

wood and paint

rank 1.24139

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

descriptors

jewelry

jewelry by quality

object genres

object genres by function

object-making processes and techniques

objects we use

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

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Wooden Cylinders (Pair)

Artist Unknown Northern and Southern Nguni, South Africa

A pair of matching small wooden cylinders with cone tops. Dark brown with red line detail on top.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.71.1-2

wood and paint

rank 1.24139

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

descriptors

jewelry

jewelry by quality

object genres

object genres by function

object-making processes and techniques

objects we use

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

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The Salvation of the Elephant (Gaj Mokasha)

Artist Unknown, India

An elephant seems to walk on water from the bottom right corner of the composition, rising towards Vishnu in the upper left with a single lotus flower in its trunk. Vishnu, with 4 arms, steps on green hills surrounding the lotus covered pond, bending towards the elephant. Garuda flies in the upper right.

19th century

circa 1815

2010/2.27

paint on canvas

rank 1.24088

animals and creatures

associated concepts

buildings and the land

descriptors

design elements

herbaceous plants

landscapes (environments)

mammals

motifs

natural landscapes

objects we use

people and culture

plant-derived motifs

plants

religions

religions and religious concepts

settlements and landscapes

vegetation and vegetation components

vegetation components

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

woody plants

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Lincoln Continental, Ukok Plateau, Siberian Altai, Russia (R23), from "The Ryoichi Excavations"

Patrick Nagatani

Car under excavation with wooden logs on top.

born 1945

1995; printed 2001

2012/2.153

toned gelatin silver print on paper

rank 1.24078

asia (continent)

buildings and the land

built complexes and districts

complexes

complexes by function

descriptors

freewheeled vehicles

freewheeled vehicles by form or function

geographic and political locations

land vehicles

land vehicles by form

materials

materials by origin

objects we use

passenger vehicles

plant material

sites

transportation vehicles

vehicles

wood and wood products