Recent Acquisitions

 Woman's silk longyi   Woman's silk longyi; Burma; 2006.  Gift of Hazel Hitson Weidman, Ph.D. Radcliffe '59. PM 2012.13.2.2

 Emboidered lounging shoes  

Embroidered lounging shoes; Burma, 1906 or earlier.  Gift of the Rev. Elizabeth Peyton Wooldridge, maternal cousin of Edward Henry Strobel. PM 2012.7.1

 Beaded leather bag  

Large leather bag with beaded design; Botswana, 1979–1980 or earlier.  Gift of Mark and Pauline Peters. PM 2012.2.7

 Folk Art team and Wagon

Folk art wagon; Phillip Cleveland (Navajo); New Mexico; 2011 or earlier.  Museum Purchase. PM 2011.34.2

 Wool rug  

Wool rug with central diamond design; Navajo; 1930’s. Gift in Memory of Barbara Walrond McCue. PM 2011.28.2

 miniature birch bark basket   Miniature lidded birch bark box with porcupine quill decoration; Lima Jacko (Ojibwa/Odawa); Wikwemikong, Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada; 20th century. Gift of Paul R. Lurie, Harvard 1938, in Memory of His Wife, Barbara. PM 2011.16.124

baby carrier  

Baby carrier, Borneo, Indonesia, 1959–1960 or earlier. Gift of Mary R. Schmidt. PM


 Granary window    

Granary window,  Mali, Dogon. Bequest of William S. Lieberman. Transfer from the Harvard Art Museums. PM 2008.5.1.

 Ikat Longyi textile    

Ikat longyi fabric, Burma, 1957-1958. Gift of Hazel Hitson Weidman, Ph.D. 1959. PM 2007.4.6.


 Amazon gourd dish    

Gourd dish,  Amazon, Venezuela, Piaroa, 2007 or earlier. Gift of Susan H. Haskell. PM 2007.3.1.

 Navajo Childs blanket  

Child's blanket, Navajo, Arizona, circa 1870, .Gift of Sanford R. Robertson. PM 2007.2.3.

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