Irene Emery Roundtable on Museum Textiles 1974 Proceedings : ArchaeologicalTextiles

By: FISKE, Patricia L. (ed.)

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FISKE, Patricia L. (ed.). Irene Emery Roundtable on Museum Textiles 1974 Proceedings : Archaeological Textiles. Washington, D.C.: The Textile Museum, (1975). Pp (2),i-iii,(1),1-211,(7). Illustrated. 4to, yellow card covers, black lettering to front board and spine. The meeting at which these talks were presented was held at The Textile Museum, April 18-20, 1974. Contents :General Introduction to Archaeological Textiles : Archaeological Textiles (by Mary Elizabeth King); An Introduction to South American Archaeological Textiles with Emphasis on Materials and Techniques of Peruvian Tapestry (byWilliam J Conklin); Mesoamerican and North American Textiles (by Kate Peck Kent); Archaeology and Medieval Textiles (by Anne E. Wardwell); Coptic Tex tiles (by Deborah Thompson). Preservation of Archaeological Textiles : Cleaning of Archaeological Textiles (by Mark D. Burnham); Mounting of Archaeological Textiles (by Eva Bumham-Staehli);Handling of Archaeological Textiles (by Pat Reeves); Conservation of Textiles (by Nobuko Kajitani). Precolumbian South American Textiles : The Archaeological Looms from Peru in the American Museum of Natural History Collection (by Milicia D. Skinner); Ppampa Gramalote Textiles (by William J. Conklin); Archaeological Textiles in the National Museum of Peru (by Eduard Versteylen); Archaeological Textiles in Peru and the importance of establishing a National Textile Museum (by Eduard Vesrteylen); The Analysis of Weaving Patterns: Examples from the Early Periods in Peru (by Dwoght T. Wallace); The Ethics of Acquisition (by Mary Elizabeth King). Archaeological Textiles of Middle and North America : Seventh Century Basketmaker Textiles from Northern Arizona (by Elizabeth Ann Morris); Archaeological Fabrics from the Lower Missouri Valley (by Amy E. Haarvey); Prehistoric Great Basin Textiles (by James M. Adovasio); Textiles from the Cueva de la Media Luna Chipas, Mexico : A Preliminary Report (by Alba Gpe. Mastache de Excobar); Weft-Wrap Openwork Techniques in Archaeological and Contemprary Textiles of Mexico (by Irmgard W. Johnson, with additional notes on Southwestern Weft-Wrap Openwork by Kate Peck Kent). Asian Textiles :Techniques and Problems Encountered in Certain Han and T'ang Specimens (by Krishna Riboud); Textile Pseudomorphs on Chinese Bronzes (by John Vollmer) ; The Arcnaeuiogy of the Buyid Textiles (by Dorothy G. Shepherd); The Physical Characteristics of Silk Generally Classified as "Buyid" (by Nobuko Kajitani). Late Antique and Medieval Textiles from Egypt : Textile Findings from the Aswan Region (by Christa Mayer-Thurman); Garden "Carpets" from Upper Egypt (by Charles Grant Ellis); Observations on some Monumental Egyptian Tapestries (by Deborah Thompson). Spine browned, else very good. 70.00

Title: Irene Emery Roundtable on Museum Textiles 1974 Proceedings : ArchaeologicalTextiles

Author Name: FISKE, Patricia L. (ed.)

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Publisher: Textile Museum, Washington, D.C., 1975,:

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