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Boy's Vest
Plains, Lakota (Sioux), 19th century
1982.62CCCC0
Bag
Plains or Northeastern Woodlands, Nehiyawak (Cree) or Metis People
1956.831CCCC0
Neck Ornament
South Africa, Northern Nguni people, 19th or 20th century
2010.207CCCC0
Bandolier (Shoulder) Bag
Northeastern Woodlands, Great Lakes Region, Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) People
1982.61CCCC0
Crown
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1995.22©
Necklace
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1995.23©
Bag
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1993.234©
Hat
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba, possibly early 20th century
1998.29©
Two Beaded Panels
Northeast Woodlands, Great Lakes Region, Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) or Nehiyawak (Cree) People?
1939.210CCCC0
Beaded Panel
Northeast Woodlands, Great Lakes Region, Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) or Nehiyawak (Cree) People?
1939.210.1CCCC0
Beaded Panel
Northeast Woodlands, Great Lakes Region, Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) or Nehiyawak (Cree) People?
1939.210.2CCCC0
Continuous Mile
Liza Lou (American, b. 1969)
2009.2©
Elephant Mask
Africa, Equatorial Africa, Central Africa, Cameroon, Bamileke
1985.1082©
White Maize Glove
Glen Kaufman (American, b. 1932)
1996.184©
Beaded Bag
America, 19th century
1938.266CCCC0
Coronet
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1998.278©
Midas' Other Glove
Glen Kaufman (American, b. 1932)
1994.220©
Corncob Doll
America, Native North American, Northeast Woodlands, Hodenosaunee(Iroquois), mid 20th century
1956.955©
Beaded Bag
America, 19th century
1924.801CCCC0
Beaded Bag
America, 19th century
1936.420CCCC0
Beaded Necklace
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Zulu?, 20th century
1927.262©
Coronet
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1998.279©
Vest
China, Qing dynasty
1915.410CCCC0
Beaded Bag
America, 19th century
1924.631CCCC0
Cradle Board
America, Native North American, Lakota (Sioux), Post-Contact
1937.869CCCC0
Beaded Hat or Headpiece
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba, 20th century
1942.1532©
Beaded Bag (landscape scene)
America, 19th century
1943.251CCCC0
Beaded Bag (floral motif)
America, early 19th century
1922.323CCCC0
Beadwork (for Hanging over Doorways)
India, 19th or early 20th century
1925.508CCCC0
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America, Native North American, Gaigwu (Kiowa), Post-Contact
1927.263.aCCCC0
No image available
Jim Lambie (Scottish, b. 1964)
2012.1.2.c©
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Jim Lambie (Scottish, b. 1964)
2012.1.4.c©
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Jim Lambie (Scottish, b. 1964)
2012.1.5.c©
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Jim Lambie (Scottish, b. 1964)
2012.1.6.c©
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Jim Lambie (Scottish, b. 1964)
2012.1.7.c©
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Boy's Vest
Plains, Lakota (Sioux), 19th century
1982.62BeadworkAverage: 45.7 x 38.8 cm (18 x 15 1/4 in.)James Albert and Mary Gardiner Ford Memorial FundCCCC0
Bag
Plains or Northeastern Woodlands, Nehiyawak (Cree) or Metis People
1956.831Beadwork on clothOverall: 30.5 x 20.4 cm (12 x 8 1/16 in.)Anonymous gift in memory of Sarah Ann MorrisonCCCC0
Neck Ornament
South Africa, Northern Nguni people, 19th or 20th century
2010.207Glass beads, sinew, brass buttonsOverall: 68.6 cm (27 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Bandolier (Shoulder) Bag
Northeastern Woodlands, Great Lakes Region, Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) People
1982.61Plain weave cotton, twill weave wool, velvet, plaited wool binding, wool tassels, glass beadsAverage: 107.3 x 33 cm (42 1/4 x 13 in.)James Albert and Mary Gardiner Ford Memorial FundCCCC0
Crown
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1995.22Cloth, glass beads, basketry, cardboard, wood, feather quillsDiameter: 26.8 cm (10 9/16 in.); Overall: 105.9 cm (41 11/16 in.); Cone: 35.1 cm (13 13/16 in.); Fringe: 55.3 cm (21 3/4 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings Fund©
Necklace
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1995.23Cloth, glass beads, cardboard, woodOverall: 49.5 cm (19 1/2 in.); Bag: 21.5 x 19.6 cm (8 7/16 x 7 11/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings Fund©
Bag
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1993.234Beadwork on leatherOverall: 29.3 x 27.2 cm (11 9/16 x 10 11/16 in.)Gift of Drs. James and Gladys Strain©
Hat
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba, possibly early 20th century
1998.29Raffia, glass beads, cowrie shells, clothOverall: 29 x 23 x 23 cm (11 7/16 x 9 1/16 x 9 1/16 in.)John L. Severance Fund©
Two Beaded Panels
Northeast Woodlands, Great Lakes Region, Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) or Nehiyawak (Cree) People?
1939.210Glass beads on woolOverall: 38.1 x 10.8 cm (15 x 4 1/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. F. J. FertigCCCC0
Beaded Panel
Northeast Woodlands, Great Lakes Region, Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) or Nehiyawak (Cree) People?
1939.210.1Glass beads on woolOverall: 38.7 x 10.8 cm (15 1/4 x 4 1/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. F. J. FertigCCCC0
Beaded Panel
Northeast Woodlands, Great Lakes Region, Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) or Nehiyawak (Cree) People?
1939.210.2Glass beads on woolOverall: 38.9 x 11.4 cm (15 5/16 x 4 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. F. J. FertigCCCC0
Continuous Mile
Liza Lou (American, b. 1969)
2009.2Cotton and glass beadsOverall: 1.9 x 160934.4 cm (3/4 x 63360 in.); Installed: 78.7 x 195.6 cm (31 x 77 in.)Gift of Scott C. Mueller and Margaret Fulton Mueller and John L. Severance Fund©
Elephant Mask
Africa, Equatorial Africa, Central Africa, Cameroon, Bamileke
1985.1082Cotton, leather, beadsOverall: 139.7 x 50.8 x 19.1 cm (55 x 20 x 7 1/2 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
White Maize Glove
Glen Kaufman (American, b. 1932)
1996.184Couching: cotton, synthetic batting, silk thread, and glass beadsOverall: 25.4 x 20.3 x 3.5 cm (10 x 8 x 1 3/8 in.)Gift of Mildred Constantine©
Beaded Bag
America, 19th century
1938.266Glass beads, cotton? liningAverage: 14 x 14 cm (5 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)Gift of Nell WhiteCCCC0
Coronet
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1998.278Cloth, glass beadsOverall: 19 x 19 x 18 cm (7 1/2 x 7 1/2 x 7 1/16 in.)Gift of Drs. James, Gladys, Jay, Jeffrey, and Jamie Strain©
Midas' Other Glove
Glen Kaufman (American, b. 1932)
1994.220Metallic glove, beading, stitching: sequins and beadsOverall: 36.2 x 28.5 x 3 cm (14 1/4 x 11 1/4 x 1 3/16 in.)Gift of Glen Kaufman in memory of Ralph Bettleheim©
Corncob Doll
America, Native North American, Northeast Woodlands, Hodenosaunee(Iroquois), mid 20th century
1956.955Corncob, printed cotton, yarn, wool, satin ribbon, glass beads, leatherOverall: 15.3 x 6.4 cm (6 x 2 1/2 in.)Anonymous Gift©
Beaded Bag
America, 19th century
1924.801Glassbeads, crocheted with silk thread, metal purse frame, velvet ribbonAverage: 26.7 x 19.1 cm (10 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.)Bequest of Mary C. TaylorCCCC0
Beaded Bag
America, 19th century
1936.420Beads and silkOverall: 26 x 15 cm (10 1/4 x 5 7/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. W. M. CattellCCCC0
Beaded Necklace
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Zulu?, 20th century
1927.262Leather, glass beads, horn beads, animal clawOverall: 138.4 cm (54 1/2 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Coronet
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1998.279Cloth, glass beadsOverall: 12.7 x 19.5 x 19.7 cm (5 x 7 11/16 x 7 3/4 in.)Gift of Drs. James, Gladys, Jay, Jeffrey, and Jamie Strain©
Vest
China, Qing dynasty
1915.410Beads strung together in diamond pattern; edges in plain weave cotton (?)Overall: 56.5 x 56.5 cm (22 1/4 x 22 1/4 in.)Educational Purchase FundCCCC0
Beaded Bag
America, 19th century
1924.631Crocheted, with beadsAverage: 12.7 x 13.7 cm (5 x 5 3/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. W. R. DunbarCCCC0
Cradle Board
America, Native North American, Lakota (Sioux), Post-Contact
1937.869Leather, quills, beadsOverall: 20.3 x 22.9 cm (8 x 9 in.)Gift of Amelia Elizabeth WhiteCCCC0
Beaded Hat or Headpiece
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba, 20th century
1942.1532Glass beads, cloth, reeds cowrie shellsOverall: 24.2 cm (9 1/2 in.)Gift of W. A. Price©
Beaded Bag (landscape scene)
America, 19th century
1943.251Glass beads stitched individually to plain weave backgroundOverall: 22.5 x 16.5 cm (8 7/8 x 6 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Martha H. JenningsCCCC0
Beaded Bag (floral motif)
America, early 19th century
1922.323Glass beads, cotton? liningAverage: 16.5 x 15.9 cm (6 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. F. W. FitchCCCC0
Beadwork (for Hanging over Doorways)
India, 19th or early 20th century
1925.508BeadsOverall: 17.2 x 55.9 cm (6 3/4 x 22 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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America, Native North American, Gaigwu (Kiowa), Post-Contact
1927.263.aLeather, beadsOverall: 23.5 cm (9 1/4 in.)Educational Purchase FundCCCC0
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Jim Lambie (Scottish, b. 1964)
2012.1.2.cGlass, purple cottonOverall: 179.1 x 274.3 x 248.9 cm (70 1/2 x 108 x 98 in.)John L. Severance Fund©
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Jim Lambie (Scottish, b. 1964)
2012.1.4.cGlass, black cottonOverall: 179.1 x 274.3 x 248.9 cm (70 1/2 x 108 x 98 in.)John L. Severance Fund©
No image available
Jim Lambie (Scottish, b. 1964)
2012.1.5.cGlass, orange cottonOverall: 179.1 x 274.3 x 248.9 cm (70 1/2 x 108 x 98 in.)John L. Severance Fund©
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Jim Lambie (Scottish, b. 1964)
2012.1.6.cGlass, white cottonOverall: 179.1 x 274.3 x 248.9 cm (70 1/2 x 108 x 98 in.)John L. Severance Fund©
No image available
Jim Lambie (Scottish, b. 1964)
2012.1.7.cGlass, green cottonOverall: 179.1 x 274.3 x 248.9 cm (70 1/2 x 108 x 98 in.)John L. Severance Fund©