Aboriginal American Basketry: Studies in a Textile Art without Machinery.
by Mason, Otis Tufton
U.S. National Museum,
[ii], 171, 548pp, 248 plates. Removed from the Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for 1902 and rebound in utilitarian cloth boards. The complete report with all plates present. A classic of Native American craft work. There is special emphasis on the differences in weaving detail between tribes including many smaller groups. The 248 plates - many in color - represent an amazing collection of woven artifacts.
Book Id: 22588