4 edition of Turquoise jewelry of the Indians of the Southwest found in the catalog.
Turquoise jewelry of the Indians of the Southwest
Edna Mae Bennett
Bibliography: p. 147-148.
|Statement||[by] Edna Mae and John F. Bennett.|
|Contributions||Bennett, John F., joint author.|
|LC Classifications||E78.S7 B42|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||148|
|LC Control Number||74152738|
Known for their strong spirituality and connection to the earth, all designs have a heritage and history. Only sourced directly from Navajo and Zuni artists or traders. Each handcrafted piece is made of Sterling Silver and Authentic Turquoise Stones.
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