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The Resource Ancient objects and sacred realms : interpretations of Mississippian iconography, edited by F. Kent Reilly III and James F. Garber ; foreword by Vincas P. Steponaitis

Ancient objects and sacred realms : interpretations of Mississippian iconography, edited by F. Kent Reilly III and James F. Garber ; foreword by Vincas P. Steponaitis

Label
Ancient objects and sacred realms : interpretations of Mississippian iconography
Title
Ancient objects and sacred realms
Title remainder
interpretations of Mississippian iconography
Statement of responsibility
edited by F. Kent Reilly III and James F. Garber ; foreword by Vincas P. Steponaitis
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Reilly, F. Kent
  • Garber, James
Series statement
The Linda Schele series in Maya and pre-Columbian studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mississippian culture
  • Mississippian art
  • Symbolism in art
  • Symbolism in art
  • Supernatural in art
  • Supernatural in art
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Mississippi River Valley
  • Southern States
Label
Ancient objects and sacred realms : interpretations of Mississippian iconography, edited by F. Kent Reilly III and James F. Garber ; foreword by Vincas P. Steponaitis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [263]-282) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Some cosmological motifs in the southeastern ceremonial complex / George E. Lankford -- The Petaloid motif : a celestial symbolic locative in the shell art of spiro / F. Kent Reilly III -- On the identity of the birdman within Mississippian period art and iconography / James Brown -- The great serpent in eastern North America / George E. Lankford -- Identification of a moth/butterfly supernatural in Mississippian art / Vernon James Knight and Judith A. Franke -- Ritual, medicine, and the war trophy iconographic theme in the Mississippian southeast / David H. Dye -- The "path of souls" : some death imagery in the southeastern ceremonial complex / George E. Lankford -- Sequencing the braden style within Mississippian period art and iconography / James Brown -- Osage texts and Cahokia data / Alice Beck Kehoe
Control code
70335213
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
x, 299 pages
Isbn
9780292713475
Lccn
2006022618
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
Ancient objects and sacred realms : interpretations of Mississippian iconography, edited by F. Kent Reilly III and James F. Garber ; foreword by Vincas P. Steponaitis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [263]-282) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Some cosmological motifs in the southeastern ceremonial complex / George E. Lankford -- The Petaloid motif : a celestial symbolic locative in the shell art of spiro / F. Kent Reilly III -- On the identity of the birdman within Mississippian period art and iconography / James Brown -- The great serpent in eastern North America / George E. Lankford -- Identification of a moth/butterfly supernatural in Mississippian art / Vernon James Knight and Judith A. Franke -- Ritual, medicine, and the war trophy iconographic theme in the Mississippian southeast / David H. Dye -- The "path of souls" : some death imagery in the southeastern ceremonial complex / George E. Lankford -- Sequencing the braden style within Mississippian period art and iconography / James Brown -- Osage texts and Cahokia data / Alice Beck Kehoe
Control code
70335213
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
x, 299 pages
Isbn
9780292713475
Lccn
2006022618
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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