TITLE

SILVER JEWELRY OF THE MAPUCHE

AUTHOR(S)
Schindler, Helmut
PUB. DATE
February 1985
SOURCE
Ornament;Feb85, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses key issues concerning silver jewelry made by the Mapuche Indians from the La Frontera region of central Chile. It includes background information on the art of silverworking by the Mapuche and its history, as well as a description of the social and cultural significance of the silver jewelry to Mapuche society.
ACCESSION #
32680138

 

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