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Headdress
Guinea Coast, Guinea, possibly Landuma, early 20th century
1969.3©
Comb (cisakulo)
Africa, Central Africa, Angola or Democratic Republic of Congo, Chokwe carver
1915.453CCCC0
Tunic
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site?, Paracas people
1940.514CCCC0
Male Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Cabinda, or Republic of the Congo, probably Vili people
2010.433CCCC0
Book of the Dead of Hori
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 21
1921.1032CCCC0
Headdress (chi wara)
Mali, Bamana blacksmith
1965.325©
Storage Bowl
California, Pomo, late 19th century
1917.506CCCC0
Tapestry Fragment
Peru, North Coast, Lambayeque (Sicán) people
1991.223CCCC0
Tapestry Panel
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay-Chimú style, 11th-15th century
1992.103CCCC0
Tunic (Shirt) with Tapestry-woven Yoke
Central Andes, Northern Central Coast
1925.668CCCC0
Tapestry-woven Yoke from a Tunic
Central Andes, North Central Coast, Moche-Wari Style
1925.667CCCC0
Two Tapestry-woven Panel Fragments
Central Andes, North Coast, Chimú people
1985.7CCCC0
Tobacco Basket
California, Yurok, late 19th century
1917.498CCCC0
Tobacco Basket
California, Yurok, late 19th century
1917.498.aCCCC0
Tobacco Basket
California, Yurok, late 19th century
1917.498.bCCCC0
Dance staff for Èṣù
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba people
2018.34CCCC0
Miniature Round Basket
California, Pomo, late 19th-early 20th century
1917.532CCCC0
Textile Fragment with Frontal Deity Heads, Felines, and Interlace Pattern
Peru, South Coast, Paracas (700 BC - 1 AD), Yauca Valley?
2005.14CCCC0
Miniature Round Basket
California, Pomo, late 19th-early 20th century
1917.542©
Bag with Human Face
Andes, Wari, Middle Horizon, 6th-10th century
2011.35CCCC0
Mantle Border Fragment with Oculate Being
Peru, South Coast, Paracas (Cavernas) style
1985.193CCCC0
Miniature Rhomboidal Basket
California, Pomo, late 19th-early 20th century
1917.534CCCC0
Miniature Round Basket
California, Pomo, late 19th-early 20th century
1917.543CCCC0
Miniature Rhomboidal Basket
California, Pomo, late 19th-early 20th century
1917.536CCCC0
Female Figure
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast, late 19th to early 20th century
1972.343CCCC0
Textile Fragment with Three Frontal Deities and Interlace Pattern
Peru, South Coast, Paracas (700 BC -AD 1), Yauca Valley?
2005.13CCCC0
Basket
Phillipines, Mininao, Bagobo people, Late 19th- Early 20th century
1917.771CCCC0
Divination Implement
Central Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luba people
2010.455CCCC0
Miniature Oval Basket
California, Pomo, late 19th-early 20th century
1917.538CCCC0
Miniature Round Basket
California, Pomo, late 19th-early 20th century
1917.537CCCC0
Headdress
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Ejagham, early 20th century
1990.23©
Miniature Round Basket
California, Pomo, late 19th-early 20th century
1917.540CCCC0
Female Face Mask
Central Africa, Angola/Democratic Republic of the Congo, Chokwe, 20th century
1978.27©
Burden Basket Model
Mary Benson
1917.486CCCC0
Bust Headdress
Guinea Coast, Guinea, Baga, early 20th century
1964.376©
Male figure (nkisi nkondi)
Democratic Republic of Congo or Cabinda (Angola), Kongo artist and nganga
2010.432CCCC0
Border Fragment with Birds and Flowers
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1948.482CCCC0
Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, late 19th-mid 20th Century
1974.201CCCC0
Border Fragment with Birds and Flowers
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1948.479CCCC0
Pair of Twin Figures
Fakeye School (Nigerian)
1972.332©
Twin Figure
Fakeye School (Nigerian)
1972.332.1©
Twin Figure
Fakeye School (Nigerian)
1972.332.2©
Covered Bowl
Northwest Coast, Vancouver Island, late 19th century
1924.166CCCC0
Bowl
Northwest Coast, Vancouver Island, late 19th century
1924.166.aCCCC0
Cover for a Bowl
Northwest Coast, Vancouver Island, late 19th century
1924.166.bCCCC0
Mother-and-Child Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Pende, late 19th-early 20th century
1931.426CCCC0
Dancewand
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba,, 20th century
1974.207©
Border Fragment with Birds and Flowers
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1948.480CCCC0
Bowl
Northwest Coast, Tlingit, Unassigned
1917.511©
Bowl
Great Basin, Panamint- Shoshone, early 20th century
1917.484©
Pair of Twin Figures
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1972.334©
Twin Figure
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1972.334.1©
Twin Figure
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1972.334.2©
Four-Cornered Hat
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Inca Culture, 15th-16th century
1949.192CCCC0
Book of Amduat of Buiruharmut, with Elements of the Tenth through...
Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, late Dynasty 21 (1069-945 BC) or early Dynasty 22
1914.725CCCC0
Storage Basket
Northwest Coast, Skokomish, late 19th century
1917.425©
Book of the Dead of Buiruhar(mut)
Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, late Dynasty 21 (1069-945 BC) or early Dynasty 22
1914.733CCCC0
Piña Cloth
Philippines, mid-19th century
1944.280CCCC0
Twined Bark Tray
Northwest Coast, Tlingit, late 19th century
1942.338CCCC0
Textile fragment
Pre-Columbian, 10th century
1992.367CCCC0
Figure Pair
Western Sudan, Mali, Dogon, 20th century
1974.202©
Vignette of the Book of the Dead of Bakenmut
Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, late Dynasty 21 (1069-945 BC) or early Dynasty 22
1914.724CCCC0
Raffia Mat
Austria, 20th century
1930.483©
Cooking Bowl
California, Karok or Hoopa, Unassigned
1942.336©
Lidded Bowl
Northwest Coast, Vancouver Island, early 20th century
1966.573©
Lidded Bowl (lid)
Northwest Coast, Vancouver Island, early 20th century
1966.573.a©
Lidded Bowl
Northwest Coast, Vancouver Island, early 20th century
1966.573.b©
Textile Fragment with Interlace Pattern
Peru, South Coast, Paracas (700 BC - AD 1), Yauca Valley?
2005.15CCCC0
Cradle Basket
California, Yurok or Hupa, Late 19th century
1917.426CCCC0
Book of Amduat, Perhaps of Bakenmut, with Elements of the Tenth through...
Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, late Dynasty 21 (1069-945 BC) or early Dynasty 22
1914.732CCCC0
Oracular Amuletic Decree
Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 21 (1069-945 BC) - Dynasty 22
1914.723CCCC0
Ginger Jar- Shaped Basket
Northwest Coast, Cape Flattery, Washington, Makah, late 19th-early 20th century
1917.438CCCC0
Ginger Jar- Shaped Basket
Northwest Coast, Cape Flattery, Washington, Makah, late 19th-early 20th century
1917.438.aCCCC0
Ginger Jar- Shaped Basket (lid)
Northwest Coast, Cape Flattery, Washington, Makah, late 19th-early 20th century
1917.438.bCCCC0
Doll
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Ashanti, 2nd quarter 20th century
1974.211©
Woman's Sash
Oceania, Micronesia, Caroline Islands, Early 20th century
1915.411©
Arrow
Philippines
1922.20CCCC0
Cooking Bowl
California (?), Native American, Unassigned
1927.266CCCC0
Covered Twined Cylindrical Basket
Arctic. Aleut (Attu), late 19th-early 20th century
1917.515CCCC0
Twined Cylindrical Basket
Arctic. Aleut (Attu), late 19th-early 20th century
1917.515.aCCCC0
Cover for a Twined Cylindrical Basket
Arctic, Aleut (Attu), late 19th-early 20th century
1917.515.bCCCC0
Arrow
Philippines
1922.19CCCC0
Raffia Mat
Austria, 20th century
1930.64©
Raffia Box
Austria, 20th century
1930.69©
Covered Bowl
Northwest Coast, Makah, late 19th-early 20th century
1986.1139CCCC0
Bowl
Northwest Coast, Washington, Makah, late 19th-early 20th century
1986.1139.aCCCC0
Cover for a Bowl
Northwest Coast, Makah, late 19th-early 20th century
1986.1139.bCCCC0
Raffia Box
early 20th century
1937.1327©
Miss Spongeface
Helen Escobedo (Mexican)
2004.62©
Basket with Raffle Top
Northwest Coast, Tlingit, 20th century
1929.282©
Basket with Raffle Top
Northwest Coast, Tlingit, 20th century
1929.282.a©
Basket with Raffle Top (lid)
Northwest Coast, Tlingit, 20th century
1929.282.b©
Mother and Child Figure
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1972.342©
Raffia Mat
Austria, 20th century
1930.485©
Raffia Mat
Austria, 20th century
1930.66©
Bowl
Northwest Coast, Tlingit, 20th century
1942.346©
Raffia Mat
Austria, 20th century
1930.486©
Book of the Dead of Bakenmut
Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, late Dynasty 21 (1069-945 BC) or early Dynasty 22
1914.882CCCC0
Arrow
Philippines
1922.24CCCC0
Raffia Mat
Austria, 20th century
1930.484©
Raffia Mat
Austria, 20th century
1930.65©
Arrow
Philippines
1922.23CCCC0
Fiber Frieze
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
2001.118©
Bag
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1993.234©
Harp
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zande, 20th century
1929.346©
Female Figure
Democratic Republic of the Congo, Tabwa, late 19th or early 20th century
1996.266CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Headdress
Guinea Coast, Guinea, possibly Landuma, early 20th century
1969.3Wood and natural fibersOverall: 76.2 cm (30 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Comb (cisakulo)
Africa, Central Africa, Angola or Democratic Republic of Congo, Chokwe carver
1915.453Wood, glass beads, and natural fibersOverall: 13.3 x 8 x 1.4 cm (5 1/4 x 3 1/8 x 9/16 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension FundCCCC0
Tunic
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site?, Paracas people
1940.514Looped camelid fiberAverage: 94 x 82.6 cm (37 x 32 1/2 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Male Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Cabinda, or Republic of the Congo, probably Vili people
2010.433Wood, cloth, resin, organic material, feathers, natural fibers, antelope horn, seashells (including cowrie shells), glass beads, metalized glass, and plant fiberOverall: 42 x 11.8 x 23 cm (16 9/16 x 4 5/8 x 9 1/16 in.)René and Odette Delenne Collection, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Book of the Dead of Hori
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 21
1921.1032PapyrusOverall: 23 cm (9 1/16 in.)The Charles W. Harkness Endowment FundCCCC0
Headdress (chi wara)
Mali, Bamana blacksmith
1965.325Wood, cowrie shells, glass beads, possibly aluminum, iron alloy, upholstery studs, and natural fibersOverall: 44.5 x 66 cm (17 1/2 x 26 in.)Gift of Mrs. Ralph M. Coe in memory of Ralph M. Coe©
Storage Bowl
California, Pomo, late 19th century
1917.506TwinedOverall: 27.3 x 45.7 cm (10 3/4 x 18 in.)Presented by William Albert Price in memory of Mrs. William Albert PriceCCCC0
Tapestry Fragment
Peru, North Coast, Lambayeque (Sicán) people
1991.223Camelid fiber and cotton, tapestry weaveOverall: 40 x 16.2 cm (15 3/4 x 6 3/8 in.); Mounted: 49.5 x 16.2 cm (19 1/2 x 6 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Tapestry Panel
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay-Chimú style, 11th-15th century
1992.103Camelid fiber and cotton, tapestry weaveOverall: 115 x 54.3 cm (45 1/4 x 21 3/8 in.); Mounted: 124.5 x 64.8 cm (49 x 25 1/2 in.)Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cedric MarksCCCC0
Tunic (Shirt) with Tapestry-woven Yoke
Central Andes, Northern Central Coast
1925.668Camelid fiber and cotton; tapestry-weave yoke and chest plaque, plain-weave bodyOverall: 71.1 x 100 cm (28 x 39 3/8 in.); Mounted: 86.4 x 116.8 cm (34 x 46 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Tapestry-woven Yoke from a Tunic
Central Andes, North Central Coast, Moche-Wari Style
1925.667Camelid fiber and cotton, tapestry weaveOverall: 64.8 x 102.8 cm (25 1/2 x 40 1/2 in.); Mounted: 69.2 x 108 cm (27 1/4 x 42 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Two Tapestry-woven Panel Fragments
Central Andes, North Coast, Chimú people
1985.7Camelid fiber and cotton, tapestry weaveOverall: 88 x 51 cm (34 5/8 x 20 1/16 in.); Mounted: 99.1 x 63.5 cm (39 x 25 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Tobacco Basket
California, Yurok, late 19th century
1917.498Twined grassesOverall: 19 x 17 x 17 cm (7 1/2 x 6 11/16 x 6 11/16 in.)Presented by William Albert Price in memory of Mrs. William Albert PriceCCCC0
Dance staff for Èṣù
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba people
2018.34Wood, leather, cowrie shells, seeds, and natural fiber62 cm (24 7/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Miniature Round Basket
California, Pomo, late 19th-early 20th century
1917.532Plant materialsDiameter: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)Presented by William Albert Price in memory of Mrs. William Albert PriceCCCC0
Textile Fragment with Frontal Deity Heads, Felines, and Interlace Pattern
Peru, South Coast, Paracas (700 BC - 1 AD), Yauca Valley?
2005.14Camelid fiber; double-cloth with structural embroideryOverall: 83.2 x 21.6 cm (32 3/4 x 8 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Miniature Round Basket
California, Pomo, late 19th-early 20th century
1917.542Plant materialsDiameter: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)Presented by William Albert Price in memory of Mrs. William Albert Price©
Bag with Human Face
Andes, Wari, Middle Horizon, 6th-10th century
2011.35Alpaca or llama hide, human hair, pigment, cotton; coca leaf contentsOverall: 26.7 x 23.2 cm (10 1/2 x 9 1/8 in.); Bag: 26 cm (10 1/4 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Mantle Border Fragment with Oculate Being
Peru, South Coast, Paracas (Cavernas) style
1985.193Camelid fiber, embroidery over foundation clothOverall: 116.2 x 16.5 cm (45 3/4 x 6 1/2 in.); Mounted: 127 x 25.4 cm (50 x 10 in.)Gift of The Textile Art AllianceCCCC0
Miniature Rhomboidal Basket
California, Pomo, late 19th-early 20th century
1917.534Plant materialsOverall: 2.3 cm (7/8 in.)Presented by William Albert Price in memory of Mrs. William Albert PriceCCCC0
Miniature Round Basket
California, Pomo, late 19th-early 20th century
1917.543Plant materialsDiameter: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)Presented by William Albert Price in memory of Mrs. William Albert PriceCCCC0
Miniature Rhomboidal Basket
California, Pomo, late 19th-early 20th century
1917.536Plant materialsOverall: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.)Presented by William Albert Price in memory of Mrs. William Albert PriceCCCC0
Female Figure
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast, late 19th to early 20th century
1972.343Wood, paint, glass beads, and natural fiberOverall: 54.1 x 7.8 x 7.5 cm (21 5/16 x 3 1/16 x 2 15/16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Textile Fragment with Three Frontal Deities and Interlace Pattern
Peru, South Coast, Paracas (700 BC -AD 1), Yauca Valley?
2005.13Camelid fiber; double-cloth with structural embroideryOverall: 101.3 x 22.8 cm (39 7/8 x 9 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Basket
Phillipines, Mininao, Bagobo people, Late 19th- Early 20th century
1917.771Natural fibers, cloth, glass beads, metalOverall: 11.8 x 7.9 cm (4 5/8 x 3 1/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. G. Field AdamsCCCC0
Divination Implement
Central Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luba people
2010.455Wood, glass beads, and natural fiberOverall: 11.4 x 3.4 x 4.8 cm (4 1/2 x 1 5/16 x 1 7/8 in.)René and Odette Delenne Collection, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Miniature Oval Basket
California, Pomo, late 19th-early 20th century
1917.538Plant materialsOverall: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.)Presented by William Albert Price in memory of Mrs. William Albert PriceCCCC0
Miniature Round Basket
California, Pomo, late 19th-early 20th century
1917.537Plant materialsDiameter: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.)Presented by William Albert Price in memory of Mrs. William Albert PriceCCCC0
Headdress
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Ejagham, early 20th century
1990.23Wood, rawhide, cane, paint, bone or ivory, natural fiber, and metalOverall: 67.3 x 43.2 x 43.2 cm (26 1/2 x 17 x 17 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings Fund©
Miniature Round Basket
California, Pomo, late 19th-early 20th century
1917.540Plant materialsDiameter: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.)Presented by William Albert Price in memory of Mrs. William Albert PriceCCCC0
Female Face Mask
Central Africa, Angola/Democratic Republic of the Congo, Chokwe, 20th century
1978.27Wood, reeds, plant fiber, burlap, natural fiber (possibly cotton), and colorantOverall: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Burden Basket Model
Mary Benson
1917.486Redbud, sedge; twined (plain twine)Overall: 10.8 x 15 cm (4 1/4 x 5 7/8 in.)Presented by William Albert Price in memory of Mrs. William Albert PriceCCCC0
Bust Headdress
Guinea Coast, Guinea, Baga, early 20th century
1964.376Wood, glass beads, upholstery studs, and natural fiberOverall: 52.1 x 15.6 cm (20 1/2 x 6 1/8 in.)Gift of Edgar A. Hahn©
Male figure (nkisi nkondi)
Democratic Republic of Congo or Cabinda (Angola), Kongo artist and nganga
2010.432Wood, metalized glass, iron, organic material, ivory or plastic, and natural fiberOverall: 46 x 25.7 x 19.2 cm (18 1/8 x 10 1/8 x 7 9/16 in.)René and Odette Delenne Collection, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Border Fragment with Birds and Flowers
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1948.482Camelid fiber, cross-knit looping (reversible)Overall: 5.4 x 8.9 cm (2 1/8 x 3 1/2 in.)Gift of John WiseCCCC0
Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, late 19th-mid 20th Century
1974.201Wood, lizard skin, leopard tooth, pods, cloth, and natural fiberOverall: 23 cm (9 1/16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Border Fragment with Birds and Flowers
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1948.479Camelid fiber, cross-knit looping (reversible)Overall: 6.3 x 14.6 cm (2 1/2 x 5 3/4 in.)Gift of John WiseCCCC0
Pair of Twin Figures
Fakeye School (Nigerian)
1972.332Wood, organic material, probably bluing, glass beads, and natural fiberEach: 28 cm (11 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Covered Bowl
Northwest Coast, Vancouver Island, late 19th century
1924.166Twined grassOverall: 1.3 x 7.8 cm (1/2 x 3 1/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Lyman H. TreadwayCCCC0
Mother-and-Child Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Pende, late 19th-early 20th century
1931.426Wood, glass beads, upholstery studs, natural fiber, and pigmentOverall: 53.4 x 13.1 x 14.6 cm (21 x 5 3/16 x 5 3/4 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu HouseCCCC0
Dancewand
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba,, 20th century
1974.207Wood, glass beads, colorant, and natural fiberOverall: 38.7 cm (15 1/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Border Fragment with Birds and Flowers
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1948.480Camelid fiber, cross-knit looping (reversible)Overall: 5.8 x 14 cm (2 5/16 x 5 1/2 in.)Gift of John WiseCCCC0
Bowl
Northwest Coast, Tlingit, Unassigned
1917.511Twined, imbricatedDiameter: 16.5 x 18.5 cm (6 1/2 x 7 5/16 in.)Presented by William Albert Price in memory of Mrs. William Albert Price©
Bowl
Great Basin, Panamint- Shoshone, early 20th century
1917.484Sumac, bulrush; coiled (3 rods)Overall: 8.6 x 22 cm (3 3/8 x 8 11/16 in.)Presented by William Albert Price in memory of Mrs. William Albert Price©
Pair of Twin Figures
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1972.334Wood, organic material, probably bluing, glass beads, and natural fiberEach: 27.3 cm (10 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Four-Cornered Hat
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Inca Culture, 15th-16th century
1949.192Camelid fiberOverall: 7.5 x 14 x 14 cm (2 15/16 x 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)Gift of John Wise in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Henry HumphreysCCCC0
Book of Amduat of Buiruharmut, with Elements of the Tenth through...
Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, late Dynasty 21 (1069-945 BC) or early Dynasty 22
1914.725PapyrusOverall: 24.5 cm (9 5/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Storage Basket
Northwest Coast, Skokomish, late 19th century
1917.425TwinedDiameter: 33 x 26.6 cm (13 x 10 1/2 in.)Presented by William Albert Price in memory of Mrs. William Albert Price©
Book of the Dead of Buiruhar(mut)
Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, late Dynasty 21 (1069-945 BC) or early Dynasty 22
1914.733PapyrusOverall: 24.3 x 24.6 cm (9 9/16 x 9 11/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Piña Cloth
Philippines, mid-19th century
1944.280Piña fiberOverall: 27.5 x 51 cm (10 13/16 x 20 1/16 in.)Gift of Dr. Phyllis AckermanCCCC0
Twined Bark Tray
Northwest Coast, Tlingit, late 19th century
1942.338Twined barkOverall: 5 x 23 cm (1 15/16 x 9 1/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. J. Livingstone TaylorCCCC0
Textile fragment
Pre-Columbian, 10th century
1992.367Camelid fiberOverall: 25.5 x 11.5 cm (10 1/16 x 4 1/2 in.)Gift of Al Schroeder and his grandchildrenCCCC0
Figure Pair
Western Sudan, Mali, Dogon, 20th century
1974.202Wood and natural fiberOverall: 64.2 cm (25 1/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Vignette of the Book of the Dead of Bakenmut
Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, late Dynasty 21 (1069-945 BC) or early Dynasty 22
1914.724PapyrusOverall: 20.6 cm (8 1/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Raffia Mat
Austria, 20th century
1930.483Woven raffiaOverall: 21 cm (8 1/4 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Cooking Bowl
California, Karok or Hoopa, Unassigned
1942.336TwinedOverall: 17.5 x 28.5 cm (6 7/8 x 11 1/4 in.)Bequest of Mrs. J. Livingstone Taylor©
Lidded Bowl
Northwest Coast, Vancouver Island, early 20th century
1966.573Twined grassOverall: 5.5 x 10.8 cm (2 3/16 x 4 1/4 in.)Gift in memory of Frances Goff Thoburn and Freda Goff Waterworth©
Textile Fragment with Interlace Pattern
Peru, South Coast, Paracas (700 BC - AD 1), Yauca Valley?
2005.15Camelid fiber and cotton; brocaded plain-weaveOverall: 51.8 x 21.3 cm (20 3/8 x 8 3/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Cradle Basket
California, Yurok or Hupa, Late 19th century
1917.426TwinedOverall: 17.8 x 73.7 cm (7 x 29 in.)Presented by William Albert Price in memory of Mrs. William Albert PriceCCCC0
Book of Amduat, Perhaps of Bakenmut, with Elements of the Tenth through...
Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, late Dynasty 21 (1069-945 BC) or early Dynasty 22
1914.732PapyrusOverall: 21.2 cm (8 3/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Oracular Amuletic Decree
Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 21 (1069-945 BC) - Dynasty 22
1914.723PapyrusOverall: 18.5 x 3 cm (7 5/16 x 1 3/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Ginger Jar- Shaped Basket
Northwest Coast, Cape Flattery, Washington, Makah, late 19th-early 20th century
1917.438Pear grassDiameter of base: 8.6 x 14.6 cm (3 3/8 x 5 3/4 in.)Presented by William Albert Price in memory of Mrs. William Albert PriceCCCC0
Doll
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Ashanti, 2nd quarter 20th century
1974.211Wood, glass beads, and natural fiberOverall: 35 cm (13 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Woman's Sash
Oceania, Micronesia, Caroline Islands, Early 20th century
1915.411Dyed plantfiber; plain weave, twill weave and floatsOverall: 172.7 x 10.2 cm (68 x 4 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Arrow
Philippines
1922.20Reed shaft with metal tipAverage: 90.9 cm (35 13/16 in.)Gift of J. H. DonaheyCCCC0
Cooking Bowl
California (?), Native American, Unassigned
1927.266TwinedOverall: 14.8 x 21 cm (5 13/16 x 8 1/4 in.)Gift of Edward S. SawyerCCCC0
Covered Twined Cylindrical Basket
Arctic. Aleut (Attu), late 19th-early 20th century
1917.515TwinedOverall: 4 x 30 cm (1 9/16 x 11 13/16 in.)Presented by William Albert Price in memory of Mrs. William Albert PriceCCCC0
Arrow
Philippines
1922.19Reed shaft, iron tip attached with strips of bambooAverage: 102.9 cm (40 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. DonaheyCCCC0
Raffia Mat
Austria, 20th century
1930.64Woven raffiaOverall: 20.6 cm (8 1/8 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Raffia Box
Austria, 20th century
1930.69Woven raffia over paperOverall: 5.1 x 12.4 cm (2 x 4 7/8 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Covered Bowl
Northwest Coast, Makah, late 19th-early 20th century
1986.1139Twined grassesOverall: 6 x 8.5 cm (2 3/8 x 3 3/8 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Raffia Box
early 20th century
1937.1327RaffiaOverall: 3.2 x 8.7 x 6.8 cm (1 1/4 x 3 7/16 x 2 11/16 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Miss Spongeface
Helen Escobedo (Mexican)
2004.62Estropajo (a vegatable sponge made from the inside of a gourd)Overall: 28 x 15.2 x 16.5 cm (11 x 6 x 6 1/2 in.)Gift of Mildred Constantine©
Basket with Raffle Top
Northwest Coast, Tlingit, 20th century
1929.282TwinedOverall: 9.5 x 19 cm (3 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Horace Kelley©
Mother and Child Figure
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1972.342Wood, paint, glass beads, natural fiber, and ironOverall: 59.1 cm (23 1/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Raffia Mat
Austria, 20th century
1930.485Woven raffiaOverall: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Raffia Mat
Austria, 20th century
1930.66Woven raffiaOverall: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Bowl
Northwest Coast, Tlingit, 20th century
1942.346TwinedOverall: 18.5 x 25.5 cm (7 5/16 x 10 1/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. J. Livingstone Taylor©
Raffia Mat
Austria, 20th century
1930.486Woven raffiaOverall: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Book of the Dead of Bakenmut
Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, late Dynasty 21 (1069-945 BC) or early Dynasty 22
1914.882PapyrusOverall: 20.7 cm (8 1/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Arrow
Philippines
1922.24Reed shaft, metal tipAverage: 104.1 cm (41 in.)Gift of J. H. DonaheyCCCC0
Raffia Mat
Austria, 20th century
1930.484Woven raffiaOverall: 16.2 cm (6 3/8 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Raffia Mat
Austria, 20th century
1930.65Woven raffiaOverall: 15.9 cm (6 1/4 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Arrow
Philippines
1922.23Reed shaft, wood tipAverage: 85.1 cm (33 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. DonaheyCCCC0
Fiber Frieze
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
2001.118Needle-manipulated fiber; burlap, cotton floss and linen threads on natural linenOverall: 52.7 x 153.3 x 12.7 cm (20 3/4 x 60 3/8 x 5 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec Ward©
Bag
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1993.234Leather, glass beads, and natural fiberOverall: 29.3 x 27.2 cm (11 9/16 x 10 11/16 in.)Gift of Drs. James and Gladys Strain©
Harp
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zande, 20th century
1929.346Wood, snakeskin, pelt, cloth, and natural fiberDiameter: 31.8 cm (12 1/2 in.); Overall: 43.2 cm (17 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu House©
Female Figure
Democratic Republic of the Congo, Tabwa, late 19th or early 20th century
1996.266Wood, cloth, glass beads, and natural fiberOverall: 36.2 x 7.8 x 9 cm (14 1/4 x 3 1/16 x 3 9/16 in.)Gift of Harry W. LangworthyCCCC0