Indian Jewelry of the American Southwest

Indian Jewelry of the American Southwest

By: Sarah Peabody Turnbaugh (author), William A. Turnbaugh (author)Paperback

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More than 125 vivid color photographs display Indian-made wrought silver, turquoise, shell and coral jewelry brought together from the American Southwest's bright deserts, red canyon and timeless pueblos. The authors explore the diversity of this hand-crafted jewelry from historic collections as well as those available today on reservations and in shops and galleries. They explain the heritage conveyed by these distinctive products of Navajo, Zuni, Hopi, and Rio Grande Pueblo artisans.

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About Author

Sarah and Bill Turnbaugh are retired from museum and university teaching positions. Their previous Schiffer books on Native American arts include Indian Baskets, Indian Jewelry of the American Southwest, and American Indian Baskets: Building and Caring for a Collection.

Product Details

  • publication date: 31/10/2006
  • ISBN13: 9780764325779
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 96
  • ID: 9780764325779
  • weight: 510
  • ISBN10: 0764325779

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