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2 edition of Cuna Indian art found in the catalog.

Cuna Indian art

Clyde Edgar Keeler

Cuna Indian art

the culture and the craft of Panama"s San Blas islanders

by Clyde Edgar Keeler

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Exposition Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cuna Indians -- Art.,
  • Indians of Central America -- Art.,
  • Molas.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p. 185.

    Statement(by) Clyde E. Keeler.
    SeriesAn Exposition-university book
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1565.2.C8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p. :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19227137M

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