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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 93 Collections and/or Records:

[Pictograph Series]

Identifier: Art Survey No. 917

"Pohk-kong" The Torturing Scene

Identifier: Art Survey No. 1006

Oil painting depicting interior of wigwam showing a group of men watching three men being suspended from ceiling by pierced thongs through their chest and being weighted by skulls.

Dates: 1853 - 1870

Preparation Molds for Exhibits

Identifier: Mem 306
Scope and Contents Molds for exhibits were created and used to prepare the models that compose the exhibits of the American Museum of Natural history, approximately from 1889 to the 1990s, first by the science departments and then by the Department of Exhibition and its different iterations. Models were meant to reproduce existing and extinct animal specimens, humans and cultural artifacts, insects and plant life. The types of mold that can be found in this grouping provide insight on the methods employed to...
Dates: Usage: circa 1889-1990s