Native American Collection
Collection of 334 items - 239 from North, 72 from South, 23 from Central. Items include pottery, containers, figurines, basketry, mats, textiles, canoe models, weapons, ornaments, jewellery, clothing, musical instruments, tools and equipment, hunting and fishing, food service.
Pottery display in SAM Science Centre foyer. Previous exhibition - NMA 'Extremes' South American items. Flinders University Masters Student Autumn Wright researched and completed Report on Central American Collection in 2010.
Anthropological specimens; Baskets; Canoes; Clothing; Containers; Figures; Fishing equipment; Floor mats; Food servers; Hunting and gathering tools; Jewellery; Models; Musical instruments; Ornaments; Personal adornments; Tools; Weapons
Artefacts; Basketwork; Canoes; Costume; Decorative arts; Fishing; Food service; Handicrafts; Hunting; Indigenous peoples; Jewellery; Musical instruments; Pottery; Tools; Weapons
Basketry; Baskets; Canoes; Clothing; Craft working; Fabrics; Figurines; Food; Hunting; Indigenous artefacts; Jewellery; Models; Musical instruments; North American Indians; Ornaments; Pottery; Tools; Weapons
South America; Americas; North America; Central America