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    • Archaeological survey of Chihuahua, Mexico

    • Archaeological survey of Chihuahua, Mexico
    • Sayles, E. B. (Edwin Booth), 1892-1977
    • Archaeological surveying; Indians of Central America; Architecture, Prehistoric; Indian pottery; Pottery, Prehistoric; Indians of North America; Antiquities
    • (48,813kb pdf) Archaeological survey of Chihuahua, Mexico to determine the culture groups that may have inhabited or influenced the development of culture in the area.
    • Arizona Highways, January 1972

    • Arizona Highways, January 1972
    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, January 1972

      Contents:
      1. Editor’s Letter: From Arizona With Love, by Joseph Stacey.
      4. The Institute of American Indian Art: Where a renaissance is preparing to emerge. By Lloyd New.
      6. London Bridge at...
    • Chaco branch excavations at White Mound and in the Red Mesa Valley

    • Chaco branch excavations at White Mound and in the Red Mesa Valley
    • Gladwin, Harold S. (Harold Sterling), 1883-1983
    • Archaeological surveying; Pueblo Indians; Indians of North America; Antiquities
    • (75,663kb, 53,179kb pdfs) Describes the excavations and findings at the White Mound and the Red Mesa Valley areas and their significance to the Pueblo cultures.
    • Shell pendant

    • Shell pendant
    • Unknown
    • Hohokam
    • Small ring style ornament manufactured from a juvenile Glycymeris shell. Recovered from a sheet trash deposit during a very small monitoring project near the ballcourt at the site of Pueblo Grande. The Hohokam culture probably had artists who...
    • Shell bracelet

    • Shell bracelet
    • Unknown
    • Hohokam
    • Bracelet manufactured from a Glycymeris valve. Top edge and exterior surface show some striations from smoothing and shaping. Underside of bracelet shows some polish and slight enhancement of the natural shell form. This bracelet was recovered from...
    • Shell bracelet

    • Shell bracelet
    • Unknown
    • Hohokam
    • Bracelet manufactured from a Glycymeris valve. Top edge and exterior surface show deep, multidirectional grinding striations. Red hematite pigment on lower edge of exterior and traces on the interior. This bracelet was recovered from a late...
    • Shell pendant

    • Shell pendant
    • Unknown
    • Hohokam
    • Small frog or toad effigy pendant, manufactured from a juvenile Glycymeris shell. The Hohokam culture is noted for its shell jewelry; they used shell from the Gulf of California and the Pacific coast. Frogs or toads are very common design motifs...
    • Painted and carved shell ornament

    • Painted and carved shell ornament
    • Unknown
    • Hohokam
    • Partial carved and painted shell ornament, possibly a pendant, manufactured from a Glycymeris valve. The band contains an incised and painted geometric design, reminiscent of Classic Period pottery. Remaining paint is black in color. This ornament...

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