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A Photographic Guide to the Ethnographic North American Indian Basket Collection, Volume 2: Second Edition

A Photographic Guide to the Ethnographic North American Indian Basket Collection, Volume 2: Second Edition

ISBN 9780873658379

Publication date: 09/06/2005

This updated edition of Volume 2 of the Photographic Guide catalogues the North American Indian baskets accessioned at the Peabody Museum between 1990 and 2004. Basket photographs and descriptions are grouped by geographic region and tribal affiliation. All catalogue information, including collection date, description of the basic technology used, provenience, function, materials, and maker, is specified when known. The guide serves as a valuable tool and stimulus for further research into North American Indian baskets, of which the Peabody Museum holds more than 3,000 examples.

Author

  • Susan H. Haskell is Curatorial Associate for Special Projects at the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University.

Book Details

  • 108 pages
  • 8-1/2 x 11 inches
  • Peabody Museum Press
  • Compiled by Susan H. Haskell
  • Photographs by Jessica Willson

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