Fetishes and Carvings of the Southwest

By: Branson, Oscar T.

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64 pp, wht spine w/black lettering & w/red full color pictorial front & back. The Southwestern Indians have made & used fetishes since very early times. The usual concept of a fetish is an object in the form of a living thing made of any material. In the Indian society, a fetish may belong to an individual, a secret society, a clan or it may be the property of the entire tribe. A fetish is thought to bring good luck &, if treated properly & w/veneration, will help or give power to its possessor.

Title: Fetishes and Carvings of the Southwest

Author Name: Branson, Oscar T.

Illustrator: Branson, Ethel

Categories: Collectibles, History, Non-Fiction,

Edition: 3rd Printing

Publisher: Tucson, AZ, Treasure Chest Publ., Inc.: 1976

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

Seller ID: 011721

Keywords: SOUTHWEST INDIANS ZUNI ARCHEOLOGICAL NAVAJOS AMULETS TALISMANS COLLECTIBLES NONFICTION AMERICANA HISTORY AMERICAN