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Sweat of the sun and tears of the moon: gold and silver in pre-Columbian art.

Author: André Emmerich; Jay I. Kislak Reference Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: Seattle, University of Washington Press, 1965.
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Emmerich, André.
Sweat of the sun and tears of the moon.
Seattle, University of Washington Press, 1965
(OCoLC)644078299
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: André Emmerich; Jay I. Kislak Reference Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 280524
Description: xxiii, 216 pages illustrations, facsimiles, color map (on lining papers) 4 color plates 25 cm
Contents: The Chavín style --
The experimenters and the master craftsmen --
Tiahuanaco and the expansionist horizon --
The horizon of the city builders --
The Incas --
Ecuador --
The early cultures of Colombia --
The Quimbaya --
Northern Colombia : Darien, Sinú, and Tairona --
The Chibcha-speaking Muisca --
Coclé --
Veraguas, Chiriquí, and Diquís --
Costa Rica : highlands and Atlantic watershed --
The Maya --
Mexico : Tarascans, Mixtecs, and Aztecs --
Technology : mining; smelting; hammer-working and annealing; casting, alloying, and gliding; soldering; tools; forgeries; origins --
Appendix : the Florentine Codex on goldsmiths and their methods.
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