TITLE

BEAD REPORT XII: BEADS AND THE DISCOVERY OF AMERICA

AUTHOR(S)
Francis Jr, Peter
PUB. DATE
December 1984
SOURCE
Ornament;Winter84, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article traces the history of beads and their use of decoration and ornament in the U.S. It includes an in-depth examination of various issues relevant to the European importation of beads during the first century and a half of exploration, as well as a discussion on the steady and increasing role played by beads in Euro-American contact.
ACCESSION #
32668299

 

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