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Symbols in Clay

Seeking Artists’ Identities in Hopi Yellow Ware Bowls

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$40.00 • £32.95 • €36.00

ISBN 9780873652124

Publication Date: 05/15/2009


24 color illustrations, 1 halftone, 200 line illustrations, 2 maps

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  • Acknowledgments
  • A Note on the Spelling of Names
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Contextualizing Hopi Yellow Ware
  • 3. Methodology and the Image Corpus
  • 4. The Glyphs: Examples, Observations, and General Themes
  • 5. The Validity of the Glyph Sets
  • 6. Implications for Specialization
  • 7. Final Thoughts on the Yellow Wares
  • Appendix A. Examples of Exterior Designs for All Glyph Sets
  • Appendix B. Identification Numbers, Prveniences, and Illustration Cross-References for Bowls in Each Glyph Set

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