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The Resource Miskwabik, Metal of Ritual : Metallurgy in Precontact Eastern North America

Miskwabik, Metal of Ritual : Metallurgy in Precontact Eastern North America

Label
Miskwabik, Metal of Ritual : Metallurgy in Precontact Eastern North America
Title
Miskwabik, Metal of Ritual
Title remainder
Metallurgy in Precontact Eastern North America
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Miskwabik, Metal of Ritual examines the thousands of beautiful and intricate ritual works of art -- from ceremonial weaponry to delicate copper pendants and ear ornaments -- created in eastern North America before the arrival of Europeans. The first comprehensive examination of this 3,000-year-old metallurgical tradition, the book provides unique insight into the motivation of the artisans and the significance of these objects, and highlights the brilliance and sophistication of the early civilizations of the Americas.Comparing the ritual architecture and metallurgy of the original Americans
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Trevelyan, Amelia M
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indian copperwork
  • Indians of North America
  • Indian metal-work
  • Indian copperwork
  • Indians of North America
  • Indian metal-work
  • Dinanderie indienne d'Amérique
  • Indiens d'Amérique
  • Métallurgie indienne d'Amérique
  • Dinanderie indienne d'Amérique
  • Indiens d'Amérique
  • Métallurgie indienne d'Amérique
  • ART
  • CRAFTS & HOBBIES
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Indian copperwork
  • Indian metal-work
  • Indians of North America
  • Canada, Eastern
  • United States, East
Label
Miskwabik, Metal of Ritual : Metallurgy in Precontact Eastern North America
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Maps; List of Tables; List of Figures; List of Plates; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. A Long, Consistent History; 2. Meaning and Significance in Design; 3. Meaning and Significance in Material; Plate Section; 4. Copper: Its Ceremonial Role; Appendix; Notes; Maps I-III; Tables I-IX; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
Control code
ocn900344397
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (358 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813147550
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • f41756fd-8f08-4a5a-ba89-1a6d72f9b63a
  • 22573/ctt1299dpx
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344397
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Miskwabik, Metal of Ritual : Metallurgy in Precontact Eastern North America
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Maps; List of Tables; List of Figures; List of Plates; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. A Long, Consistent History; 2. Meaning and Significance in Design; 3. Meaning and Significance in Material; Plate Section; 4. Copper: Its Ceremonial Role; Appendix; Notes; Maps I-III; Tables I-IX; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
Control code
ocn900344397
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (358 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813147550
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • f41756fd-8f08-4a5a-ba89-1a6d72f9b63a
  • 22573/ctt1299dpx
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344397
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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