Panel Hat

Panel Hat

Asian Panel HatArtist: UnkownCulture/People: DayakPlace: Southeast AsiaMedia: Beads and plant fiberDims: 23.5 in. Diameter (59.69 cm)Date: Early 20th c.Description: This beaded sun hat panel is intriciately decorated with European trade beads set on pineapple leaf...
Mask

Mask

African MaskArtist: UnkownCulture/People: YorubaPlace: West AfricaMedia: WoodDims: 13.75 x 7.5 x 10.5 in. (34.93 x 19.05 x 26.67 cm)Date: c. 1958-59Description: “The Gelede, a men’s association honoring the special powers of women, holds it principal festival at...
House Model

House Model

Asian House ModelArtist: UnknownCulture/People: TorajaPlace: Southeast AsiaMedia: Wood, bamboo, and pigmentDims: 28.25 x 33.5 x 8.5 in, (71.76 x 85.09 x 21.59 cm)Date: Mid 20th centuryDescription: Ritual houses are not the first thing that comes to mind when I think...
Pheasant Pin

Pheasant Pin

Native American Pheasant Pin Artist: Dale Edaakie Culture/People: Zuni Place: New Mexico Media: Silver, inlaid mother of pearl, opal, and coral Dims: 5.5 x 3.5 in. (12.7 x 8.89 cm) Date: c.2007 Description: This pin is eye catching. It’s shaped like an actual...
Seed Jar

Seed Jar

Native American Seed Jar Artist: Grace Chino Culture/People: Acoma Pueblo Place: New Mexico Media: Clay and pigment Dims: 4 x 4.5 in. (4.5 x 11.43 cm) Date: c. 1990 Description: Grace Chino was from Acoma Pueblo, and is well known for her distinguished pottery. I got...