Manning, Thomas, with Elizabeth Knecht
Title Northwest Coast Indian Art : Alaska State Museum (24 plates in portfolio)
Book Condition Near Fine
Publisher Juneau, Alaska: Alaska State Museum;
Seller ID 3853
8vo (9.75") 25 cm; 5 b/w plates on history and design, plus 19 exquisite 8x10 color photo glossy plates, with lengthy rear captions describing materials, design elements, symbology. Items pictured include: bentwood boxes and bowls, horn spoons, grease dishes, frog dance hat, halibut hook, argillite tray. ; Tsimshian transliterations by Sarah Booth. Haida labels based on work of Erma Lawrence. Tlingit labels based on work of Frank Boaz. No date but about 1990.; All in decorative card portfolio, as issued. Small sticker ghost on front, otherwise no defects. Scarce.