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Published by Museum of Northern Arizona in Flagstaff, Ariz .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Kachina dolls,
  • Kachinas,
  • Hopi Indians -- Religion,
  • Kachina dolls -- Collectors and collecting,
  • Wood-carvers -- Arizona -- Interviews

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesPlateau -- v. 63, no.4, Plateau (Flagstaff, Ariz. : 1939) -- v. 63, no. 4
ContributionsBeaver, Bill, Breunig, Robert G., 1945-, Lomatuway"ma, Michael, Young, Cindy, Museum of Northern Arizona
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16763261M
ISBN 100897341120
OCLC/WorldCa27964977

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