Skip to Content

Cultural References for Global Experience

1 Favorite 0 Copies
Arts

Yé'ii bicheii dancer dolls

National Museum of the American Indian

The Healing People

National Museum of the American Indian

Painting

National Museum of the American Indian

Snake figure

National Museum of the American Indian

Print

National Museum of the American Indian

Print

National Museum of the American Indian

Beaver brooch/pin

National Museum of the American Indian

Killer whale brooch/pin

National Museum of the American Indian

Necklace

National Museum of the American Indian

Loom and unfinished weaving

National Museum of the American Indian

Loom and unfinished weaving

National Museum of the American Indian

Mask

National Museum of the American Indian

Bear maskette

National Museum of the American Indian

Bolo tie

National Museum of the American Indian

Brooch/Pin

National Museum of the American Indian

Handbag/Purse

National Museum of the American Indian

Handbag/Purse

National Museum of the American Indian

Prayer stick/God's eye

National Museum of the American Indian

Prayer stick/Prayer wand

National Museum of the American Indian

Rattle

National Museum of the American Indian

Flute

National Museum of the American Indian

Drum and drumstick

National Museum of the American Indian

Female doll

National Museum of the American Indian

Female doll

National Museum of the American Indian

House model

National Museum of the American Indian

Bird whimsey

National Museum of the American Indian

Bird whimsey

National Museum of the American Indian

Bird whimsey

National Museum of the American Indian

Yarn painting depicting a boy becoming the sun

National Museum of the American Indian

Yarn painting

National Museum of the American Indian

Yarn painting depicting Kauyumarie and peyote

National Museum of the American Indian

Yarn painting depicting the birth of the sun

National Museum of the American Indian

Real de Catorce

National Museum of the American Indian

Painting

National Museum of the American Indian

Painting

National Museum of the American Indian

Painting

National Museum of the American Indian

Painting

National Museum of the American Indian

Red Cloud Living In Two Worlds

National Museum of the American Indian

House model

National Museum of the American Indian

Wall hanging

National Museum of the American Indian

Kachina dancer figures

National Museum of the American Indian

Pawik kachina

National Museum of the American Indian

Hano Mana kachina

National Museum of the American Indian

Aya (Runner) kachina

National Museum of the American Indian

Salap Mongwa (Timber or Spruce Owl) kachina

National Museum of the American Indian

Kachina/Katsina

National Museum of the American Indian

Wakas (Cow) kachina

National Museum of the American Indian

Angwusnasomtaka (Crow Mother) kachina

National Museum of the American Indian

Nakiachop (Silent) kachina

National Museum of the American Indian

Pai'yatyamu kachina

National Museum of the American Indian

Kachina/Katsina

National Museum of the American Indian

Kawaika kachina

National Museum of the American Indian

Ahote kachina

National Museum of the American Indian

Storyteller figure

National Museum of the American Indian

Storyteller figure

National Museum of the American Indian

Storyteller figure

National Museum of the American Indian

Storyteller figure

National Museum of the American Indian

Storyteller figure

National Museum of the American Indian

Storyteller figure

National Museum of the American Indian

Storyteller figure

National Museum of the American Indian

Letter opener

National Museum of the American Indian

Letter opener

National Museum of the American Indian

Letter opener

National Museum of the American Indian

Letter opener

National Museum of the American Indian

Mask worn by jaguar dancer during the Rain Ceremony

National Museum of the American Indian

Painting

National Museum of the American Indian

Navajo Harmony

National Museum of the American Indian

Print

National Museum of the American Indian

Cherokee Alphabet postcard

National Museum of the American Indian

Print

National Museum of the American Indian

Salmon (Kwa-Giulth)

National Museum of the American Indian

Hilili kachina

National Museum of the American Indian

Kwahu (Eagle) kachina

National Museum of the American Indian

Siyangephoya (Left-Handed) kachina

National Museum of the American Indian

Walrus mask

National Museum of the American Indian

Mask

National Museum of the American Indian

Eagle

National Museum of the American Indian

Ravens

National Museum of the American Indian

Medicine wheel

National Museum of the American Indian

Dance fan

National Museum of the American Indian

Mask

National Museum of the American Indian

Beaver panel

National Museum of the American Indian

Bear, wolf, and beaver panels

National Museum of the American Indian

Wolf, bear, and beaver panels

National Museum of the American Indian

Coin bank in pig form

National Museum of the American Indian

Hand drum with seal handle

National Museum of the American Indian

Doll family

National Museum of the American Indian

Female doll

National Museum of the American Indian

Female doll

National Museum of the American Indian

Crab figure

National Museum of the American Indian

Panel with thunderbird design

National Museum of the American Indian

Figure

National Museum of the American Indian

Storyteller figure

National Museum of the American Indian

Storyteller figure

National Museum of the American Indian

Mother and child figure

National Museum of the American Indian

First Drummers

National Museum of the American Indian

Hamsaml (Hamatsa) mask

National Museum of the American Indian

Polygonum bistortoides Pursh

NMNH - Botany Dept.

Two Cones, plate H. i. in Perspectiva. Corporium Regularium

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Two Cones, plate H. iiii in Persepctiva. Corporum Regularium

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Native American Man

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Egyptian Figurines

NMNH - Anthropology Dept.

Standing hawk

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Sm. Blue Faience Amulets Of The Ankh

NMNH - Anthropology Dept.

Eagle Dancers

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Deer Dancers

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Dog Dancers

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Basket Dancers

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Italian Girl, (painting)

Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums

Charger

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Drawing

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Drawing

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Drawing

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Guglielmo Marconi Memorial Plaque, (sculpture)

Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums

Arthur E. Lorenzani

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519)

Smithsonian Institution Archives

First Smithsonian Seal

Smithsonian Archives - History Div

Postcard of Medallion of James Smithson

Smithsonian Archives - History Div

Medal, Commemorative, Apollo 13

National Air and Space Museum

Medal, Commemorative, Apollo 11

National Air and Space Museum

Medal, Commemorative, Apollo 12

National Air and Space Museum

25 lire Cathedrals single

National Postal Museum

Renaissance Church

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Resting

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Early Morning Work

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Sowing

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Field Workers

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Initiation, Liberia

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Street Life, Harlem

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Helmet mask

National Museum of African Art

Wrapper

National Museum of African Art

Wrapper

National Museum of African Art

Face mask

National Museum of African Art

Mask

National Museum of African Art

Double figure

National Museum of African Art

Crest mask

National Museum of African Art

Blanket

National Museum of African Art

Wrapper

National Museum of African Art

Wrapper

National Museum of African Art

Wrapper

National Museum of African Art

Pendant

National Museum of African Art

Wig

National Museum of African Art

Weight

National Museum of African Art

Face mask

National Museum of African Art

Female figure

National Museum of African Art

Face mask

National Museum of African Art

Maskette

National Museum of African Art

Kissi pennies

National Museum of African Art

Kissi pennies

National Museum of African Art

Wrapper

National Museum of African Art

Wall hanging

National Museum of African Art

Cap mask

National Museum of African Art

Weight

National Museum of African Art

Weight

National Museum of African Art

Weight

National Museum of African Art

Weight

National Museum of African Art

Cap mask

National Museum of African Art

Sculptor and his Wife

National Museum of African Art

Oba of Benin

National Museum of African Art

Magical Performance

National Museum of African Art

Magical Performance

National Museum of African Art

Magical Performance

National Museum of African Art

Blue Dream Paddles

National Museum of the American Indian

Mask

National Museum of the American Indian

Mask

National Museum of the American Indian

Mask

National Museum of the American Indian

Half Man, Half Wolf

National Museum of the American Indian

Mask

National Museum of the American Indian

Puffin mask

National Museum of the American Indian

Raven mask

National Museum of the American Indian

Mask sculpture

National Museum of the American Indian

Wall hanging

National Museum of the American Indian

Wall hanging

National Museum of the American Indian

Wall hanging

National Museum of the American Indian

Red Imaginary Figure

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Animal Designs

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Ennou St'iyah (She Who Watches)

National Museum of the American Indian

Spirit of the Driftwood, No. 10

National Museum of the American Indian

Mounted Warriors

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Deer Dancers

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Eagle Dancers

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Girl Holding Kachina

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Girl Holding Kachina

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Girl Holding Kachina

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Dancer

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Navajo Yebijhi Dance

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Frontlet

National Museum of the American Indian

Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519)

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519)

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Stage Design, Interior of Papal Palace

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

figurine

National Museum of American History

figurine

National Museum of American History

Il Capitano

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Harlequin

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Harlequin

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

Pulcinella and Harlequin from the portfolio Fleurs et masques

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Harlequin [graphic arts] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum

Scarf

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Proof for scarf

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

figurine

National Museum of American History

figurine

National Museum of American History

Three columns of hieroglyphics and Chinese inscription

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Chinese Embroidery

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Chinese Embroidery

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Chinese Embroidery

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Chinese Embroidery

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Chinese Embroidery

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Chinese bronze (reproduction); Modern ("Magic Mirror")

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Chinese Han style mirror suspension

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Chinese mirror suspension

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Chinese bronze coins

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Rahula

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Kanakabharadraja

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Panthaka

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Vanavasin

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Vase; red-orange; lined with bright blue enamel; one of pair

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Plastic reproduction of a lacquer dish

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

[Origami crane]

Anacostia Community Museum

Impressions of two seals used as imperial seals by the T'ai-p'ing rebels

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Two seal impressions

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Impressions of two seals

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Ajita

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

2 rubbings of bronze mirrors

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

2 rubbings of bronze mirrors

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Rubbing of bronze mirror

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

2 rubbings of bronze mirrors

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Wrapper

National Museum of African Art

Out Chorus

Anacostia Community Museum

Face Vessel

National Museum of American History

Blind Musician

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Chain Gang

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Going to Church

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Samburu woman : Kenya

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives

Samburu woman : Kenya

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives

Samburu girls : Kenya

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives

Samburu woman : Wamba, Kenya

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives

Pastoral Pokot [woman] : Nginyang, Kenya

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives

Samburu moran dancing : Barseloi, Kenya

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives

Cloth

National Museum of African Art

Porcelain bowl with lotus petals on exterior

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Meissen plate

National Museum of American History

Meissen plate

National Museum of American History

Meissen underglaze blue and gold tea bowl and saucer

National Museum of American History

Meissen underglaze blue tea bowl and saucer

National Museum of American History

Round mirror with stylized dragons and clouds

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Inscribed round mirror with a dragon and a tiger

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Fragment

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Fragment

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Brisé fan

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Lotus, and Lyric poem by Mao Zedong (1893-1976), in running script

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Landscape with Tall Trees

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Dish

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

39c Chinese New Year pane of twelve

National Postal Museum

Meissen underglaze blue tray

National Museum of American History

Meissen stand

National Museum of American History

Meissen dish

National Museum of American History

Face mask

National Museum of African Art

Face mask

National Museum of African Art

Face mask

National Museum of African Art

Shield

National Museum of African Art

Wrapper

National Museum of African Art

Celtic Cross, (sculpture)

Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums

Fergus Celtic Knot, Brave

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Turkana child : Kenya

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives

Turkana [woman] : Kenya

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives

Turkana doll : Lorigumu, Kenya

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives

Turkana houses : Lodwar, Kenya

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives

Turkana [woman] : Lodwar, Kenya

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives

Turkana [woman] : Lodwar, Kenya

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives

Turkana woman with doll : Lorigumu, Kenya

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives

Doll

National Museum of African Art

Necklace

National Museum of African Art

Dolls of Africa / Freya Diamond

Smithsonian Libraries

Medicinal container

National Museum of African Art

Dikdik Belt

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Headrest

National Museum of African Art

Giraffes

National Museum of American History

Elephants

National Museum of American History

Zebras

National Museum of American History

Introducing Kenya at the Folklife Festival

Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage

Samburu [people] : Wamba, Kenya

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives

Samburu wedding : Wamba, Kenya

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives

Turkana woman carrying water : Lomunyo, Kenya

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives

Pastoral Pokot, warrior : Near Nginyang, Kenya

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives

Pastoral Pokot married woman : Nginyang, Kenya

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives

Samburu moran dancing : Barseloi, Kenya

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives

Cloth

National Museum of African Art

Neck band

National Museum of African Art

Taxidermy shop, near Nairobi, Kenya. [slide]

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives

BioCentre

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

28 Millimetres: Women Are Heroes

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Kaputiei New Town

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

M-PESA Money-transfer System

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum