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Title The cult of the feline : a conference in pre-Columbian iconography, October 31st and November 1st, 1970 / Elizabeth P. Benson, editor.

Imprint Washington, D.C. : Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collections, Trustees for Harvard University, c1972.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage    709.72 CUL    Available
Description vii, 166 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Olmec jaguars and Olmec kings / Michael D. Coe -- Jaguars in the Valley of Mexico / George Kubler -- The feline motif in prehistoric San Agustín sculpture / Gerardo Reichel-Dolmatoff -- The feline motif in northern Peru / Michael Kan -- The feline in Paracas art / Alan R. Sawyer -- The felinic complex in northwest Argentina / Alberto Rex González -- Pre-Chavín cultures in the central highlands of Peru : new evidence from Shillacoto, Huánuco / Chiaki Kano -- Olmec felines in highland central Mexico / David C. Grove -- Concluding remarks / Geoffrey H.S. Bushnell.
Subject Indian mythology -- Congresses.
Cats -- Mythology -- Congresses.
Cats -- Religious aspects -- Congresses.
Added Author Benson, Elizabeth P. ed.
Dumbarton Oaks.
Jay I. Kislak Reference Collection (Library of Congress) DLC.
Other Form: Online version: Cult of the feline. Washington, Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collections, Trustees for Harvard University [1972] (OCoLC)560902784

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