Akawaio basketry techniques

by Faye Case

Publisher: National Trust of Guyana in Georgetown, Guyana

Written in English
Published: Pages: 55 Downloads: 925
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  • Acawai Indians -- Material culture.,
  • Indian baskets -- Guyana.,
  • Basket making -- Guyana.

Edition Notes

Statementby Faye Case.
LC ClassificationsF2380.1.A2 C37 2006
The Physical Object
Pagination55, [3] p. :
Number of Pages55
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22695204M
LC Control Number2007312772

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