Pima Indian basketry /by H. Thomas Cain ; illustrated with photographs from the collection of the Heard Museum of Anthropology and Primitive Art.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-290055

Description

40 p. : ill., 2 maps, 2 col. ports. ; 28 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Pima baskets.
Indian baskets

Originator

Cain, H. Thomas (Harvey Thomas), 1913-1993.
Heard Museum.

Contents

Foreword / Frederic S. Marquardt -- Introduction -- Location of the Pima -- Historical background -- Basketry types -- Miniatures -- Types, periods, identification -- Basketry materials -- Techniques of weaving -- Symbolism and design -- Modern basketry -- Glossary of basketry terminology.

Publication

Phoenix, Ariz. : Heard Museum of Anthropology and Primitive Art

Description

40 p. : ill., 2 maps, 2 col. ports. ; 28 cm.

Notes

Portrait on cover: Mrs. Mary Sampson of the Salt River Reservation.
"Heard Museum research project number two."
Includes bibliographical references (p. 40).
Gift of Julianne Mehegan, 2013.

Call Number

Coll. E99.P6 C27 1977

Other People and Orgs

Heard Museum

Material Type

Catalogs.

Places

Arizona.