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This concise volume documents a fascinating and unique art form--Native American beadwork. Including examples of handiwork from Eastern woodlands and Plains Indians, the author offers a clear, illuminating discussion of the origins, execution and symbolism of Indian beadwork used to ornament belts, garters, pouches, and much more. Over 300 figures depict techniques, equipment and a host of authentic patterns.

Synopsis:

Concise, illuminating discussion of origins, execution, and symbolism of North American Indian beadwork. Numerous examples from Eastern Woodlands and Plains Indians. Over 300 figures.

Synopsis:

This concise volume documents a fascinating and unique art form — Native American beadwork. Including examples of handiwork from Eastern woodlands and Plains Indians, the author offers a clear, illuminating discussion of the origins, execution, and symbolism of Indian beadwork used to ornament belts, garters, pouches, and much more. Over 300 figures.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486407135
Author:
Wissler, Clark
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
Mineola, N.Y. :
Subject:
Folk Art
Subject:
Beadwork
Subject:
North America
Subject:
Native American
Subject:
Jewelry
Subject:
Beads & Beading
Subject:
Indian beadwork
Subject:
General Crafts & Hobbies
Subject:
Indian beadwork -- North America.
Subject:
Crafts-Jewelry Techniques
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
105-686
Publication Date:
19990631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
11 x 8.25 in 0.26 lb

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Native American » General Native American Studies
Hobbies, Crafts, and Leisure » Crafts » Beadwork
Hobbies, Crafts, and Leisure » Crafts » Jewelry » Collecting
Hobbies, Crafts, and Leisure » Crafts » Jewelry » Technique
Young Adult » General

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Product details 32 pages Dover Publications - English 9780486407135 Reviews:
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Concise, illuminating discussion of origins, execution, and symbolism of North American Indian beadwork. Numerous examples from Eastern Woodlands and Plains Indians. Over 300 figures.
"Synopsis" by ,
This concise volume documents a fascinating and unique art form — Native American beadwork. Including examples of handiwork from Eastern woodlands and Plains Indians, the author offers a clear, illuminating discussion of the origins, execution, and symbolism of Indian beadwork used to ornament belts, garters, pouches, and much more. Over 300 figures.
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