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History, old-style wool blankets, changes brought about by traders, symbolism of design and color, a Navajo weaver at work, more. Emphasis on Navajo. Includes information on the Bayeta blanket, squaw dresses, dyeing, belts, garters, hair braids, imitation blankets, the Chimayó blanket, and reliable dealers. 254 illustrations, 32 in color.

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History, old-style wool blankets, changes brought about by traders, symbolism of design and color, a Navajo weaver at work, more. Emphasis on Navajo. Includes information on the Bayeta blanket, squaw dresses, dyeing, belts, garters, hair braids, imitation blankets, the Chimayo blanket, and reliable dealers. 254 illustrations, 32 in color.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486229966
Author:
James, George Wharton
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York
Subject:
Native American Studies
Subject:
Textile Arts
Subject:
Anthropology
Subject:
North America
Subject:
Native American
Subject:
Textiles & Costume
Subject:
Navajo textile fabrics
Subject:
Textile Arts - General
Subject:
General Social Science
Subject:
Crafts-Textiles
Subject:
Crafts-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Fashion and Costumes
Series Volume:
37
Publication Date:
19740601
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
230
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6.13 in 1.08 lb

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"Synopsis" by , History, old-style wool blankets, changes brought about by traders, symbolism of design and color, a Navajo weaver at work, more. Emphasis on Navajo. Includes information on the Bayeta blanket, squaw dresses, dyeing, belts, garters, hair braids, imitation blankets, the Chimayo blanket, and reliable dealers. 254 illustrations, 32 in color.
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