Collecting Authentic Indian Arts and Crafts: Traditional Work of the Southwest

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Book Publishing Company, Jan 1, 1999 - Antiques & Collectibles - 128 pages
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Become an informed collector of southwest Indian arts and crafts. A unique team of American Indian artists and experts explain techniques used to identify authentic Native American silver jewelry, beadwork, quillwork, pottery, rugs, baskets, fetishes, and katsina dolls. In the interest of preserving native American art, the authors have donated their time to create a comprehensive resource and present personal views into their creative worlds.

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Focusing on the Southwest US, this book covers 6 crafts: Jewelry, Pueblo Pottery, Navajo Rugs, Baskets, Fetish Carvings, and Katsina Dolls. Each section is written by a different author, gives an ... Read full review


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IACA (The Indian Arts and Crafts Association), in 1974, was create to promote, perserve, & protect authentic Indian art. The Assocation consists of over 700 members--artists, dealers, museums, & collectors, working to represent true American Indian art.

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