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Baskets and basket makers in southern Appalachia /by John Rice Irwin.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Irwin, John Rice, 1930-
Publication
Exton, Pa. : Schiffer Pub.
Contents
The importance and use of the basket in southern Appalachia -- Types and styles of Appalachian baskets -- Basket materials -- Portraits of the mountain basketmakers -- Miniatures, toys, keepsakes and decorated baskets -- The Indian influence on southern Appalachian mountain baskets -- Basket related items -- The basket in Appalachia today.
Date
c1982.
Description
191 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Notes
Bibliography: p. 186.
Gift of Julianne Mehegan, 2013.
Includes index.
ISBN
0916838609
0916838617 (pbk.)
9780916838607
9780916838614 (pbk.)
GUSN
290052
Call Number
Coll. TT879.B3 I78 1982
Descriptive terms
Basket making
Basketwork
Places
Appalachian Region.

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