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Ocean

The ocean covers the majority of the Earth and contains so many diverse creatures. Check out some of the objects in the Smithsonian collection related to the ocean.

This collection was created by Smithsonian Early Enrichment Center faculty member. #SEECStories

Ocean

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

Ocean Aliens Animations

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

Oceanic

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

Ocean Ballet

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Ocean Cliffs

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Ocean Plastic 2010

Smithsonian Marine Science

Moonlight, Atlantic Ocean

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Ocean Ballet, (sculpture)

Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums

Cephlapod 5

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Blank Postcard of a Seal at the Zoo

Smithsonian Archives - History Div

White-Tipped Shark

Smithsonian Archives - History Div

White-Tipped Shark 3 Feet Off of Beach

Smithsonian Archives - History Div

Ach Rèalt na Glanmhaigdine ina ga ar an Uisce

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Sea Lion Family, (sculpture)

Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums

Monodon monoceros Linnaeus, 1758

NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division

Balaenoptera musculus ? (Linnaeus, 1758)

NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division

Leucosyrinx paratenoceras Powell, 1951

NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.

Cephalorhynchus commersonii (Lacepede, 1804)

NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division

Female Angler Fish with Parasitic Male

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Cormorant fishing

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Fishes of Honolulu

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Two fish, from the "Large Fish" series

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Great White Shark

National Portrait Gallery

Watson and the Shark, (painting)

Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums

Octopus sp.

NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.

Jellyfish in Bocas del Toro

Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute

Upside-down Jellyfish

Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute

Sandmarg, General Dynamics

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Oil's Impact on Marine Invertebrates

National Museum of Natural History

Oyster Shuckers

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Anthenoides granulosus Fisher, 1913

NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.

Pontioceramus grandis Fisher, 1911

NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.

Leptasterias asteira Fisher, 1930

NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.

Coral

Archives of American Art

Murex samui Petuch, 1987

NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.

Walruses

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Walrus

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Figure of a crab

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Hermit Crab

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Crab on the Beach

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Sting-Ray (from series, The Kingdom)

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Whale, Finding Nemo

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Lobsters

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

22c American Lobster single

National Postal Museum

Clams

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Clam Digger's Return

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Clams

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

Clam Shells For Bead-Making

NMNH - Anthropology Dept.

Seagulls

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Pelican with Gull on Head

Smithsonian American Art Museum

33c Fish and Hermit Crab single

National Postal Museum

Sand Pipers

Smithsonian American Art Museum

25c Killer Whales single

National Postal Museum

Smallest to Biggest

Sorting Activity

Ocean Creatures

Sorting Activity

Beach or Ocean?

Sorting Activity

crab

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum