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La Jouane

Tancrède Abraham

1836-1895

19th century

1867

1973/1.739

etching on paper

Abraham, Tancrède

descriptors

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

plants

the natural world

waterscapes

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Yellow House

Blanche Ackers

b. 1916

20th century

1990-1999

2002/1.195

crayon on paper

Ackers, Blanche

animals

animals and creatures

buildings and the land

colors

descriptors

dwellings

landscapes (environments)

materials

materials by origin

natural landscapes

objects we use

people and occupations

plant material

plants

residential structures

settlements and landscapes

single built works

single built works by function

single built works by specific type

the natural world

vegetation and vegetation components

vegetation components

visual and tactile

visual works

visual works by subject type

woody plants

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Pot

Artist Unknown, Acoma Pueblo, Native American

A squat, gracefully rounded pot with a mouth that is slightly smaller than the widest circumference of the pot, and a tapered base. The interior is colored white. There is a band of black along the brim. The exterior is decorated with a pattern of alternating squares: brownish-orange squares divided vertically by a white stripe broken by three thin black lines; and white squares divided diagonally with wave-like black shapes.

20th century

circa 1930

1984/2.20

earthenware

Acoma Pueblo, Native American, Artist Unknown

ceramics

containers

containers by form

descriptors

design elements

modern and contemporary art

native north american styles

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

people and culture

pottery (object genre)

pueblo

religion

religions

rio grande pueblo styles

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

the americas

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Monolith, The Face of Half Dome, Yosemite Valley, California, from "Museum Set Edition"

Ansel Adams

1902-1984

20th century

1927

1981/2.160

gelatin silver print on paper

Adams, Ansel

americas

architecture

atmospheric effects

descriptors

geography

inorganic material

locality

materials

materials by composition

modern and contemporary art

north & central america

the natural world

united states

valleys

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Mt. Williamson, Sierra Nevada, from Manzanar, California, from the "Museum Set Edition"

Ansel Adams

1902-1984

20th century

1944

1981/2.161

gelatin silver print on paper

Adams, Ansel

atmospheric effects

descriptors

geography

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

modern and contemporary art

the natural world

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Half Dome, Merced River, Winter, Yosemite Valley, California, from the "Museum Set Edition"

Ansel Adams

1902-1984

20th century

circa 1938; printed 1980

1987/1.171

gelatin silver print on paper

Adams, Ansel

americas

architecture

atmospheric effects

descriptors

geography

inorganic material

locality

materials

materials by composition

modern and contemporary art

north & central america

plants

seasons

the natural world

united states

valleys

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Tenaya Creek, Dogwood, Rain, Yosemite Valley, California, from "Museum Set Edition"

Ansel Adams

1902-1984

20th century

circa 1948

1985/2.96

gelatin silver print on paper

Adams, Ansel

americas

descriptors

geography

inorganic material

locality

materials

materials by composition

modern and contemporary art

north & central america

plants

the natural world

united states

valleys

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Rectangular Bronze Form No. 2

Robert Adams

Thin, double-side, H-shaped bronze sculpture. Each side is made up of a collection of rough rectangle shapes overlapping and butting up against one another. Two rectangle-shaped openings penetrate the piece.

1917-1984

20th century

circa 1953

1954/2.40

bronze with wood base

Adams, Robert

visual arts

artistic concepts

associated concepts

concepts in the arts

copper alloy

copper and copper alloy

descriptors

european

european styles and periods

forms of expression

genres

geometric concepts

geometric figures

geometric shapes

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

mathematical concepts

metal

metal and metal products

metal by composition or origin

metalworking and metalworking processes and techniques

modern and contemporary art

modern european fine arts styles and movements

modern european styles and movements

non-representational art

nonferrous metal

objects we use

people and culture

plane figures

polygons

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by material

processes and techniques by specific type

quadrilaterals

scientific concepts

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

visual and tactile

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

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Goldweight in shape of swastika

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a square base, bearing a solid, undecorated swastika form.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.384

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

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Goldweight in the shape of a coiled rope

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a coiled rope, tied together in the middle.

Possibly 20th century

1900-1985

1986/2.133

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

cord (fiber product)

descriptors

fiber and fiber products

fiber products

geographic and political locations

goldweights

materials

materials by form

materials by physical form

objects

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Goldweight with geometric pattern with two spirals

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a square, with a geometric pattern of 2 spirals in the center and edged teeth along two sides.

Possibly 20th century

1900-1985

1986/2.136

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

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Goldweight with geometric pattern with XX in center

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a square, with a geometric pattern with a double "X" form in the center and edged teeth along two sides.

Possibly 20th century

1900-1985

1986/2.137

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

visual and tactile

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Goldweight with geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a square base, bearing a geometric pattern derived of the swastika form.

possibly 20th century

1900-1985

1986/2.143

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

descriptors

design elements

goldweights

motifs

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Goldweight with geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Rectangular goldweight with geometric pattern consisting of lines and "edged teeth".

Possibly 20th century

1900-1985

1986/2.144

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

visual and tactile

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Goldweight in a geometric shape

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a solid rectangle with a geometric pattern of lines and incisions along its four long sides and an incised "X" form on the two short sides.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.382

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

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Goldweight with a geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight with geometric pattern consisting of a double "star" form.

20th century

20th century

1997/1.372

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

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Goldweight in the shape of a coiled rope

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a coiled rope, tied together in the middle.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.459

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

cord (fiber product)

descriptors

fiber and fiber products

fiber products

geographic and political locations

goldweights

materials

materials by form

materials by physical form

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Goldweight with a geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a square base, with a geometric pattern on top.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.394

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

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Goldweight with geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a square base, with a geometric pattern derived from a swastika form.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.402

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

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Goldweight in a geometric shape

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of four flat cubes with a geometrical pattern consiting of individual "stars", each attached to two other cubes at two of the corners.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.410

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

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Goldweight with a geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a square base with a geometric pattern consisting of 3 half circles and 1 spiral in the center and rows of edged teeth on two sides.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.411

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

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Goldweight with a geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a rectangular base bearing three undecorated bars.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.422

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.427/1997_1.427.JPG

Goldweight with a geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a rectangular base bearing a geometric pattern of four shorter bars, attached to a longer bar on top.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.427

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

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Goldweight in a geometric shape

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight with a base in the shape of a pentagon, bearing two undecorated bars.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.440

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Goldweight in the shape of coiled rope

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a twisted rope.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.452

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

cord (fiber product)

descriptors

fiber and fiber products

fiber products

geographic and political locations

goldweights

materials

materials by form

materials by physical form

Goldweight with geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a square with a geometric pattern with a spiral form in the center and edged teeth along two sides.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.477

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Goldweight in a geometric shape

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Semi-circular goldweight with horizontally incised rays.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.478

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

associated concepts

descriptors

design elements

earth sciences concepts

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

people and culture

physical sciences concepts

scientific concepts

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Goldweight with geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a square, with a geometric pattern, consisting of variously sized triangles in the center and edged teeth along two edges.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.479

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.480/1997_1.480.JPG

Goldweight with geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight with a square base bearing a geometric pattern of a solid, undecorated "X" form encased in a solid, undecorated square with two small protrusions in the middle of two of its sides.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.480

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.484/1997_1.484.JPG

Goldweight with geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a square base, with a geometric pattern with an "N" or "Z" form in the center and edged teeth along two sides.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.484

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.486/1997_1.486.JPG

Goldweight with geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a rectangular base, with a geometric pattern consisting of rectangular forms in the center and a single undulating line along the two long edges.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.486

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.487/1997_1.487.JPG

Goldweight with geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Square goldweight or lid of a gold dust box, hollow in the back, with a geometric pattern with 2 spirals in the center and a row of edged teeth along 2 of the sides.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.487

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.490/1997_1.490.JPG

Goldweight in triangular shape

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a triangle, bearing undecorated lines along the edges of its shape and across the middle, with a small protrusion in the middle of the triangle's base.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.490

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.491/1997_1.491.JPG

Goldweight with geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a rectangle, bearing a geometric pattern with a zigzag line along one side and edged teeth along the other.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.491

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.493/1997_1.493.JPG

Goldweight in geometric shape

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a a solid, undecorated triangle with a differently-colored, filled-up hole in the middle and flat circles protruding from the three corners.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.493

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.496/1997_1.496.JPG

Goldweight in geometric shape

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a solid, undecorated square with a zigzag pattern along its edges and small, flat squares at the four corners.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.496

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.500/1997_1.500.JPG

Goldweight with geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a square base, bearing a geometric pattern with squares and triangles in the center and edged teeth along two edges.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.500

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.501/1997_1.501.JPG

Goldweight with two solid bars on top

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a square base, with two solid, undecorated bars on top.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.501

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.502/1997_1.502.JPG

Goldweight in the shape of a coiled rope

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a coiled rope, tied together at the middle.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.502

brass

African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire, Artist Unknown

africa (continent)

cord (fiber product)

descriptors

fiber and fiber products

fiber products

geographic and political locations

goldweights

materials

materials by form

materials by physical form

Full Record: x-1998-sl-1.129a-amp-amp-sem-b/1998_1.129A_B.JPG

Knife with Sheath

Artist Unknown, African, Algeria, Berber?

20th century

20th century

1998/1.129A&B

metal blade with wood handle trimmed in metal and fabric covered leather sheath

African, Algeria, Berber?, Artist Unknown

cases (containers)

containers

containers by form

descriptors

edged weapons

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

weapons

weapons and ammunition

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Hunting Whistle

Artist Unknown, African, Angola, Chokwe

20th century

1900-1971

1971/2.47

carved wood

African, Angola, Chokwe, Artist Unknown

aerophones

biological components

components

components and systems

components by specific context

descriptors

duct flutes

flutes (aerophones)

materials

materials by origin

objects we use

plant material

sound devices

sound devices by acoustical characteristics

the human body

upper body

wood and wood products

Full Record: x-1998-sl-1.108/1998_1.108.JPG

Prestige Axe

Artist Unknown, African, Angola, Chokwe

20th century

20th century

1998/1.108

metal blade with wood handle

African, Angola, Chokwe, Artist Unknown

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

chokwe-lunda

cutting equipment

cutting tools

descriptors

equipment

equipment by process

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

tools and equipment

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-2001-sl-2.50/2001_2.50.JPG

Staff

Artist Unknown, African, Angola, Chokwe

2001/2.50

wood

African, Angola, Chokwe, Artist Unknown

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

chokwe-lunda

descriptors

equipment

equipment by context

equipment for personal use

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

tools and equipment

walking sticks

western democratic republic of congo styles

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Belt pendant in the shape of a hand

Artist Unknown, African

20th century

circa 1925

1987/2.72

leather, cowrie shells, raffia, and red wood color

African, Artist Unknown

beadwork

combination inorganic/organic animal material

combination inorganic/organic material

descriptors

hands

human body

materials

materials by composition

objects

objects we use

shell and shell material

the natural world

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.172/1997_1_172.JPG

Miter-shaped hat with embroidery

Artist Unknown, African

Red, felt, miter-shaped hat with lateral flaps that terminate in gold-colored tassles. An internal wood frame sewn inot the central "spine" of the hat keeps its peaked shape. Two figures are delicately embroidered with yellow thread, one on each side of the hat. The figre on its left resembles a lizard with a small round head and long tail. The figure on the right is human and appears to be wearing a costume. A narrow strip of green fabric covers the extermal, central spine or seam of the hat. The hat's interior is green.

20th century

1925-1975

1997/1.172

African, Artist Unknown

accessories worn on the head

attributes and properties

attributes and properties by specific type

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

descriptors

form attributes

headgear

needleworking

needleworking and needleworking techniques

objects we use

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by material

processes and techniques by specific type

shape

textile processes and techniques

textile working processes and techniques

visual works

visual works by subject type

Full Record: x-2010-sl-1.172a-amp-amp-sem-b/2010_1.172.JPG

Canister for Matches (with lid)

Artist Unknown, African

A brass cylinder shape canister for matches with double stamped images around the body of the canister. There is a small lid covering one end of the canister.

1900-1985

2010/1.172A&B

brass

African, Artist Unknown

descriptors

metalwork

object genres

object genres by material

Full Record: x-2010-sl-2.2/2010_2.2.JPG

Small Leather Purse

Artist Unknown, African

A square, leather purse with tassels hanging off the bottom. A triangle is sewed onto the top of the bag. The leather of the purse is brown, but is also decorated with purple, yellow, and green stripes.

20th century

20th century

2010/2.2

leather

African, Artist Unknown

bags (costume accessories)

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories carried

descriptors

object genres

object genres by function

objects we use

Full Record: x-2010-sl-2.3/2010_2.3.JPG

Large Leather Purse

Artist Unknown, African

A large leather purse shaped like an arrow. The purse is almost completely bordered with fringe and has green red, and orange decorative badges on it.

20th century

20th century

2010/2.3

leather

African, Artist Unknown

bags (costume accessories)

containers

containers by form

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories carried

descriptors

object genres

object genres by function

objects we use

Full Record: x-2010-sl-2.4/2010_2.4.JPG

Straw Jewelry (six strings and four pieces)

Artist Unknown, African

Multiple pieces of straw jewelry. Some have strands of bright blue beads with them and others are on brown string.

20th century

20th century

2010/2.4

straw, string

African, Artist Unknown

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

descriptors

object genres

object genres by function

object genres by material

objects we use

Full Record: x-2010-sl-2.5/2010_2.5A.JPG

Long Wood and Metal Pipe

Artist Unknown, African

A long, wood and metal pipe. A metal lid is attached to the end by a chain.

20th century

20th century

2010/2.5

wood and metal

African, Artist Unknown

descriptors

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

materials by origin

metal and metal products

object genres

object genres by form

plant material

wood and wood products