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Indigenous North America Arts

Beige bowl, wider at the top, with a rim formed in a braided pattern.
Hopi
Bowl With Impression of Basket Puki
1935 - 1945
earthernware |
Gift of Estelle Titiev, from the collection of Mischa Titiev
1984/2.10
A nearly cylindrical, dark gray and brown earthenware pot, with somewhat larger diameter at top than bottom and small, knob-like handles on either side near the top. Decorated wtih a line of small circular indentations around the upper portion, in line with the handles. Coarse linear imprints cover the entirety of the pot.
Diné (Navajo)
Navajo Gray Ware Cooking Pot
1935 - 1945
earthenware |
Gift of Estelle Titiev, from the collection of Mischa Titiev
1984/2.19
Large black-slipped water vessel with donut-like belly, ridges on the shoulder, a wide smooth concave neck, and scalloped flaring lip. 
Olla
1880 - 1899
earthenware with polished slip finish |
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1955/1.145
Wooden, approximately oval-shaped bowl with inset brass eyes on one end, making it look like an animal. 
Northeastern Woodlands
Feast Bowl
1850 - 1875
wood, brass tacks |
Museum purchase made possible by a gift from Helmut Stern
1985/2.57
Shallow brown bowl with uneven rim, brown slip design on the outside and inside. 
Pueblo
Bowl
1895 - 1905
brown slip | earthenware
Gift of Estelle Titiev, from the collection of Mischa Titiev
1984/2.16
Red rug with black, white, yellow, and blue geometric designs. Two vertically oriented diamond shapes in the center. White and yellow stepped patterns moving towards the sides and blue and white triangular shapes forming a pattern as a border.
Diné (Navajo)
Rug, Ganado style
1930 - 1940
synthetic dyes | wool
Gift of Mr. Avery Z. Eliscu
1981/2.64
Terracotta bottle with a bulbous belly and a long cylindrical neck. Black ash firing finish on entire bottle with ethched geometric design on belly.
Caddo;Mississippian
Ceremonial Tall Necked Bottle
1245 - 1255
black ash firing finish | terracotta
Museum Purchase
1982/2.49
This mug-sized vessel has a bulbous body, a narrower tall neck, and handle. It is beige with black painted geometric and striped design.
Pueblo
Red Mesa Black-on-White Bird Effigy Vessel
995 - 1005
mineral paint | earthernware
Gift of Estelle Titiev, from the collection of Mischa Titiev
1984/2.18
Bulbous bowl in dark and light browns on the outside, black interior. Patterns of scrolls, circles, and dots around the exterior.
Caddo;Mississippian
Ceremonial Hodges Engraved Style Bowl
1245 - 1255
terracotta with black ash firing finish and etched design |
Museum Purchase
1982/2.50
Large rectangular beaded bag with wide shoulder strap. Body of bag is white with a blue and yellow floral motif. Top of bag is black with floral design. Strap is white with floral design. Red and black fringe on the bottom.
Ojibwa
Bandolier Bag
1880 - 1890
printed cotton, black velvet, wool cloth, red wool yarn, glass trade beads |
Gift of Mrs. John Alexander
1984/2.5
Light brown ceramic rectangular tile with a human-esque figure on the front in darker brown and red. Small hole pierced at the top and the bottom edges.
Hopi
Tile with One-Legged Katsina
1875 - 1885
colored slip | earthenware
Gift of Estelle Titiev, from the collection of Mischa Titiev
1984/2.14
This is a wide-bellied, small pot with slightly concave shoulders. The pot's mouth is slighlty wider than the foot. A black pattern is painted on a white surface: this complex, linear design starts with a very small triangular path and winds around itself again and again like a maze. Mazes meet to form eight-pointed intersecting star pattern.
Lucy Martin Lewis
Miniature Olla
1950 - 1989
clay, slip, mineral paints |
Anonymous Gift
1991/2.57

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110 Collection Object Sources

Olla (1955/1.145)
Feast Bowl (1985/2.57)
Bowl (1984/2.16)
Bandolier Bag (1984/2.5)
Miniature Olla (1991/2.57)
Bowl (1984/2.11)
Pot (1984/2.20)
Untitled vessel (2002/2.119)
Wishham Bowl (1987/1.198)
Wishham Beadwork (1987/1.200)
Untitled (Cactus) (2008/2.237)
Pot (1991/1.88)
Ceramic Bowl (1984/2.17)
Untitled (2008/2.236)
Seven Kiowah Men (2002/1.208)
Kiva (2013/2.83)
Man Standing (1959/2.87)
Walrus (1959/2.88)
Walrus (1961/1.164)
Toggle (1984/1.256)
Third Dream (2010/2.45)
First Mystery (2010/2.44)
Walrus Hunter (1979/2.140)
Woman (1959/1.79)
Sun Owl (1964/2.103)
Ancient Head (1987/1.169)
Box of Visions (1983/1.101.7)
Votive Offering (1983/1.101.3)
Coyote (1957/1.109)
Composition (1951/2.43)
Hat Makers (1964/2.42)
Head (1948/1.24)
Pulqueria (1954/1.161)
Composition (1968/1.94)
Textile (1930.50)
Marching Women (1948/1.72)
Unemployed (1948/1.73)
Flower Vendor (1983/1.274)
El Mercado (1950/1.172)
Ah Puch (1958/1.102)
Angel of Death (1958/1.103)
Ixtaccíhuatl (1958/1.106)
Child Mother (1958/1.111)
Mayan Trio (1983/1.275)
Seated Figure (1983/1.355)
Seated figure (1983/1.356)
Figure (1983/2.197)
A Woman (1985/1.106)
Blanket (1985/2.66)
Oppression (2004/1.118)
Baby (2002/1.191)

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