SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION ANNUAL REPORT. For the Year Ending June 30, 1900. Part I; Mason, O. ABORIGINAL AMERICAN HARPOONS: A STUDY IN ETHNIC DISTRIBUTION AND INVENTION

SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION ANNUAL REPORT. For the Year Ending June 30, 1900. Part I; Mason, O. ABORIGINAL AMERICAN HARPOONS: A STUDY IN ETHNIC DISTRIBUTION AND INVENTION

Pp. 189-304 (containing 91 figures), plus 19 pages of drawings. Harpoons from all of Aboriginal America are discussed and illustrated, but the bulk of the work deals with Arctic harpoons. Also included in this xvi, 737 page volume is W.H. Holmes heavily illustrated (particularly of Tulare basketry) study, Anthropological Studies in California, and W. Hough, A Collection of Hopi Pigments. Cloth cover. Item #2754

Price: $225.00