Baleen basketry of the North Alaskan Eskimo /by Molly Lee.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-290053

Description

xi, 57 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm., Provides a history of baleen basketry plus a description of the characteristics of baleen baskets and information regarding construction.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Eskimo baskets
Whalebone baskets
Eskimo baskets.
Whalebone baskets.

Originator

Lee, Molly.

Contents

Cultural context of baleen basketry -- Historical and formal development of baleen baskets -- Baleen basket characteristics -- Baleen basket types -- Baleen basket construction -- Appendices -- References cited.

Publication

Barrow, Alaska : North Slope Borough, Planning Dept.

Description

xi, 57 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.
Provides a history of baleen basketry plus a description of the characteristics of baleen baskets and information regarding construction.

Notes

Based on the author's thesis (M.A., University of California, Santa Barbara, 1982)
Bibliography: p. 53-57.
Gift of Julianne Mehegan, 2013.

Call Number

Coll. E99.E7 L417 1983

Places

Alaska.