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By J. M. Adovasio

ISBN-10: 1598745573

ISBN-13: 9781598745573

Basketry know-how, first released in 1977, is the single complete advisor for archaeologists, anthropologists, paintings historians, and creditors for deciding upon and studying historical baskets and basket fragments. lengthy out of print, this quantity is back on hand with an intensive new creation by way of the unique writer that summarizes the wide paintings performed during this region over the last 35 years. the quantity describes right box and lab recommendations for restoration of specimens and gives a scientific method for opting for and examining twined, coiled, and plaited basket samples. It then makes use of Canyon de Chelly as an instance of ways to technique a wide basketry assemblage accurately. as well as two hundred illustrations, the booklet contains a number of pattern kinds to take advantage of in describing and studying old baskets.

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