Turquoise and the Indian

By: Bennett, Edna Mae

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Book Condition: Very Good


152 pp, tan cloth covered boards w/black lettering on the spine, pink dj w/black lettering on spine & front,, w/color illustration on front. The author tells where turquoise is mined, where it was mined in earlier days,the methods of lapidary, the significance of the gem in the rituals & folk myths of the Indians. Book has black & white photos & maps and four- color reproductions of some turquoise settings. small stain on spine of dj, dj price-clipped w/some rubbing along the edges of the dj.

Title: Turquoise and the Indian

Author Name: Bennett, Edna Mae

Illustrator: Photos & Maps

Categories: Southwest, Art, Non-Fiction,

Edition: Revised Edition

Publisher: Chicago, IL, The Swallow Press Inc.: 1970

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

Seller ID: 022228

Keywords: SAGE BOOKS INDIAN JEWELRY NATIVE AMERICANS GEM SOUTHWEST LAPIDARY SETTINGS NONFICTION AMERICANA NATURE COLLECTIBLES CRAFTS HISTORY AMERICAN INDIANS