2016 Acquisitions

2016 ACQUISITIONS

NORTH AMERICA | CENTRAL AMERICA | AFRICA | MIDDLE EAST | ASIA | OCEANIA | EUROPE | ARCHIVES AND LIBRARY

 

NORTH AMERICA

GIFTS

San Ildefonso Blackware bowl, New Mexico. Maker: Maria Martinez - GIFT OF ROY GREENWALD, Accession 2016-6

Thirteen pow-wow belts, Northern Plains - GIFT OF WILLIAM AND MICHELLE TRACY, Accession 2016-14

Hopi-Tewa Polychrome jar, New Mexico. Maker: Rachel Sahmie - GIFT OF ROBERT W. PREUCEL, Accession 2016-8

Umilik’s prayer tool kit, Alaska - GIFT OF CARTER AND LUCY BUCKLEY, Accession 2016-17

 

PURCHASE

Hopi-Tewa Bowl, New Mexico. Maker: Nampeyo - MUSEUM PURCHASE, HAFFENREFFER SPECIAL FUND, Accession 2016-10

 

CENTRAL AMERICA

GIFTS

Collection of twenty-nine textiles including belts, carrying cloths, blankets, and blouses, Guatemala - GIFT OF DIANA J. BAKER, Accession 2016-1

Collection of one hundred-sixteen textiles, Guatemala and Mexico - GIFT OF KATHLEEN KLARE IN HONOR OF THE MAYAN PEOPLE OF GUATEMALA, Accession 2016-5

 

PURCHASE

Maya basket, stone grater, screen, cassava bread turner, bread flattener, wood carving of turtle, and postcards, Belize - FIELD COLLECTED BY GERALYN DUCADY, MUSEUM PURCHASE, HAFFENREFFER SPECIAL FUND, Accession 2016-12

 

AFRICA

GIFTS

Wool blanket, Mali - GIFT OF CORNELIA W. LANOU, Accession 2016-2

Two factory-made, plastic-molded dolls, Nigeria - GIFT OF THIERRY GENTIS, Accession 2016-4

Thumb piano, Angola; Two trough zithers, Tanzania - GIFT OF CESARE DECREDICO, Accession 2016-13

Collection of more than 1,000 items including baskets, currency, jewelry, bowls, stools, staffs, musical instruments, pipes, figures, Africa (multiple locations) - GIFT OF PROFESSOR DWIGHT B. HEATH AND ANNA COOPER HEATH, Accessions 2016-9; 2016-18 to 2016-88

 

PURCHASE

Wood sculpture of riverboat crew, Nigeria. Maker: Thomas Ona - MUSEUM PURCHASE, HAFFENREFFER SPECIAL FUND, Accession 2016-11

 

MIDDLE EAST

GIFT

Twenty-six photographs documenting archaeological sites from Caesarea, Israel. Photographer: Salvatore Mancini - GIFT OF JOHN ZWETCHKENBAUM, Accession 2016-16

 

ASIA

GIFT

Collection of paper cuts, rubbings, calligraphy, bamboo collage, paintings on silk, prints, and posters, China - GIFT OF SIDNEY AND ALICE GOLDSTEIN, Accession 2016-3

Woman’s headdress, Northern Thailand - GIFT OF LARRY ANDERSON, M.D., Accession 2016-7

 

OCEANIA

GIFT

Tapa cloth, Samoa - GIFT OF CORNELIA W. LANOU, Accession 2016-2

 

EUROPE

GIFT

Four boxes of European Paleolithic, Neolithic, and Bronze Age archaeological materials from the former Jenks Museum Collection - GIFT OF JOHN LINEWEAVER, Accession 2016-15

 

MUSEUM ARCHIVES AND LIBRARY

GIFTS

Books, photographs, illustrations, maps, calendars, and personal narrative documenting textile collection - GIFT OF KATHLEEN KLARE IN HONOR OF THE MAYAN PEOPLE OF GUATEMALA 

Three hundred seventy-five publications and seven unpublished works - GIFT OF J.M. JONES

Ten books on African Art - GIFT OF ALLYNE SCHWARTZ

Twenty books and eight cartons of photographic transparencies - GIFT OF PROFESSOR DWIGHT B. HEATH AND ANNA COOPER HEATH

Educational materials - GIFT OF CARTER AND LUCY BUCKLEY