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Plains Indian sculpture : a traditional art from America's heartland

Author: John C Ewers
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian Institution Press, ©1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Shows examples of pipes, effigies, war clubs, bowls, spoons, and whistles, discusses themes and carving techniques, and looks at the place of these objects in the Indians' culture"--Amazon.com.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ewers, John C. (John Canfield), 1909-1997.
Plains Indian sculpture.
Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian Institution Press, ©1986
(OCoLC)1008970046
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John C Ewers
ISBN: 0874744229 9780874744224 0874744237 9780874744231
OCLC Number: 12665066
Description: 239 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: Plains Indian sculpture before 1830 --
Effigy pipes and pipestems --
Religious, magical, and ceremonial effigies --
Miscellaneous effigies --
Trends in Plains Indian sculpture.
Responsibility: John C. Ewers.

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"Shows examples of pipes, effigies, war clubs, bowls, spoons, and whistles, discusses themes and carving techniques, and looks at the place of these objects in the Indians' culture"--Amazon.com.

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