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Author Labelle, Marie-Louise.

Title Beads of life : Eastern and Southern African beadwork from Canadian collections / Marie-Louise Labelle.

Imprint Gatineau, Québec : Canadian Museum of Civilization, c2005.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    746.5096 LAB    Available
Description xi, 185 p. : ill. (some col.), map ; 25 cm.
Series Mercury series
Cultural studies paper ; 78
Cultural studies paper (Canadian Museum of Civilization) ; 78.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references: p. 179-185.
Contents Eastern and Southern African beadwork from Canadian collections -- Materials of early ornament and clothing -- Glass beads and colour interpretation -- Aesthetic principles of beadwork -- Status clothing and ornaments -- Beads of life.
Language Includes abstract in French.
Subject Beadwork -- Africa, Eastern.
Beadwork -- Africa, Southern.
Costume -- Africa, Eastern.
Costume -- Africa, Southern.
Art, African.
Ethnic costume -- Africa.
Beadwork -- Africa, Eastern -- Exhibitions.
Beadwork -- Africa, Southern -- Exhibitions.
Africa, Eastern -- Social life and customs.
Africa, Southern -- Social life and customs.
Added Author Canadian Museum of Civilization.
ISBN 0660194023 (pbk.)
Sudoc No. NM23/2-78E

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