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Navaho weaving

Charles Avery Amsden

Navaho weaving

itstechnic and history

by Charles Avery Amsden

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Published by Dover in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Navajo Indians -- Textile industry and fabrics.,
  • Weaving -- Southwest, New -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Charles Avery Amsden ; foreword by Frederick Webb Hodge.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx,263p. :
    Number of Pages263
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21479371M
    ISBN 100486265374

    The Navajo and his Blanket, U S Hollister, Vintage Book, Navajo Weaving, Native American Weaving, Navajo, Navajo Blankets, Dine Weaving Dandeedion 5 .


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Week 1: You’ll learn how the loom is warped and you’ll mount the warp on the loom. If possible, you’ll do a little weaving on that first day.