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Indian basketry.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
James, George Wharton, 1858-1923.
Publication
New York, Dover Publications
Date
[1972]
Description
271 p. illus. 24 cm.
Most complete survey of Indian basket-making describes uses of baskets, their role in legend and ceremony, origins of forms and designs, materials and colors, weaves and stitches, plus full instructions for those who want to make their own. Southwest, Pacific coast. Basic work for anthropologist, collector, draftsman.
Notes
Gift of Julianne Mehegan, 2013.
Includes bibliographical references.
Reprint of the 1909 ed.
ISBN
0486217124 (pbk)
9780486217123 (pbk)
GUSN
290050
Call Number
Coll. E98.B3 J29 1972
Descriptive terms
Indian baskets
Indian baskets.
Places
North America.

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