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Masterpieces of native American basketry Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum, June 15th to August 3rd, 1986 by Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

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Published by Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum in Canyon, TX .
Written in English


  • Basket making,
  • Indians of North America

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The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26621411M

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