Last edited by Faekinos
Wednesday, May 20, 2020 | History

4 edition of guide to Zuni fetishes and carvings found in the catalog.

guide to Zuni fetishes and carvings

Kent McManis

guide to Zuni fetishes and carvings

by Kent McManis

  • 45 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Treasure Chest Books in Tucson, Ariz .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Mexico.
    • Subjects:
    • Fetishes (Ceremonial objects) -- New Mexico.,
    • Zuni sculpture.,
    • Zuni art.,
    • Stone carving -- New Mexico.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 46-47) and index.

      Statementby Kent McManis ; photography by Robin Stancliff ; [edited by Linnea Gentry]
      ContributionsStancliff, Robin., Gentry, Linnea, 1948-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE99.Z9 M25 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p. :
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL816751M
      ISBN 100918080770
      LC Control Number95061012
      OCLC/WorldCa32697075

        We have many fetish reference books in the store but the one I reach for first is “Zuni Fetishes and Carvings” by Kent McManis. There is a first edition (left) and second edition (right) The first 37 pages are devoted to “The Power of the Fetish” and discuss the symbolism and usage of the various fetishes. Get this from a library! A guide to Zuni fetishes and carvings. [Susan Lamb; Abby Mogollón] -- This book explores the magic and mystery behind the animal figures or fetishes skillfully carved by Zuni artists. It also discusses the symbolic meanings associated with each one.

      Books about Native American Indian jewelry and fetish carvings | zuni navajo hopi Smudging Books: Zuni Fetishes by Hal Zina Bennett JB34 - $ A Guide to Zuni Fetishes and Carvings by Susan Lamb JB30 - $8. Spirit in the Stone by Mark Bahti JB33 - $ The Sacred Pipe. ’s Zuni Carved Turquoise Bear Fetish By Rignie Boone (d.) - Native American.

      This book is an updated and expanded combination of the very popular "A Guide to Zuni Fetishes and Carvings" books by Kent McManis. It is intended to familiarize the reader with materials used in Zuni fetishes, as well as the styles that distinguish the various artists. Zuni Fetishes. Hand carved animals. ZUNI FETISHES DIRECT your source for authentic Zuni fetishes since E Historic High Gallup New Mexico United States


Share this book
You might also like
trade union woman.

trade union woman.

Teheran, the magnificent capital of Iran

Teheran, the magnificent capital of Iran

Seeds by the Millions (What a Wonderful World!. Introductory Level)

Seeds by the Millions (What a Wonderful World!. Introductory Level)

Holly Lodge, Walton-on-Thames

Holly Lodge, Walton-on-Thames

Right to Development And International Economic Law (Studies in International Trade Law)

Right to Development And International Economic Law (Studies in International Trade Law)

Canadas north

Canadas north

The structure of personal income taxation and income support

The structure of personal income taxation and income support

Old Portuguese version of the Rule of Benedict.

Old Portuguese version of the Rule of Benedict.

Two young missionaries

Two young missionaries

Medieval cross slab grave covers in West Yorkshire

Medieval cross slab grave covers in West Yorkshire

mystery of Bar Kokhba

mystery of Bar Kokhba

Handbook of Learning and Cognitive Processes. Volume 5

Handbook of Learning and Cognitive Processes. Volume 5

Precautions in using insecticides.

Precautions in using insecticides.

Method of determining orientation and shape parameters of porphyroclasts in mylonitic rocks.

Method of determining orientation and shape parameters of porphyroclasts in mylonitic rocks.

Autobiography-biography: the present world leaders with their government systems, 1968.

Autobiography-biography: the present world leaders with their government systems, 1968.

Guide to Zuni fetishes and carvings by Kent McManis Download PDF EPUB FB2

A Guide to Zuni Fetishes & Carvings, Volume I: The Animals & The Carvers: McManis, Kent: : Books. FREE Shipping. Get free shipping. Free day shipping within the U.S. when you order $ of eligible items sold or fulfilled by Amazon.

Or get business-day shipping on this item for $/5(15). A Guide to Zuni Fetishes and Carvings by Susan Lamb (Author)1/5(1). A Guide to Zuni Fetishes and Carvings Paperback – May 1, by Kent McManis (Author)/5(10).

Kent McManis has written a welcome sequel to his immensely popular book that covered the essentials of animal fetish carvings. Now he leads us further into this fascinating and expanding art form.

VOLUME II: THE MATERIALS AND THE CARVERS describes the many materials that Zuni artists work with today and discusses eleven more carving families/5(9). A Guide to Zuni Fetishes and Carvings book.

Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This slim volume is filled with color photos d /5. A Guide to Zuni Fetishes and Carvings book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Detailed color photographs and concise descriptions 4/5(6).

A Guide to Zuni Fetishes & Carvings, Volume I: The Animals & The Carvers by Kent McManis. Click here for the lowest price. Paperback,Pages: A Guide to Zuni Fetish Carvings by Susan Lamb [] As a new collector of Zuni carvings, or Fetishes, as they are known, I find books such as this extremely helpful.

Full of interesting information about the families that are doing this work and understanding of a lifestyle so completely different from what I am familiar with, helps with selecting my carvings, actually personalizes them for me.5/5(1).

About the Author. Kent McManis has sold Navajo weavings since the early s. He collects Zuni fetishes and contemporary and historic textiles, and lectures on the art of Navajo weaving.

He and his wife own Grey Dog Trading Company in Tucson, Arizona.4/5(13). “Zuni Fetish Carvings” by Dr. Harold Finkelstein was a timely, limited edition book (in ) that celebrated the ‘fetish explosion’ of the s and early s.

Although long out-of-print*, the original art work – over Zuni fetish carvings – is now for sale. Zuni Fetishes, Frank Hamilton Cushing, K. Publications, Las Vegas, Nevada, This book, first published inhas a recently added introduction by Tom Bahti.

It is the definitive book on fetishes. American Indians have used fetishes throughout recorded history. Fetish carvings are believed to hold magical powers and protect the owner or craftsmen from various problems of mind or body. The Zuni Indian Fetish must be taken care of and are given offerings of cornmeal and kept in special turquoise encrusted fetish pots or pouches.

A Guide to Zuni Fetishes & Carvings, Volume I: The Animals & The Carvers by Kent McManis Paperback $ Only 1 left in stock - order soon. Sold by /5(12). Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for A Guide to Zuni Fetishes and Carvings Vol. II: The Materials and the Carvers by Kent McManis (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products!5/5(2). Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for A Guide to Zuni Fetishes and Carvings Vol.

1 by Kent McManis (, Paperback, Revised) at 4/5(1). The other fetish gallery is devoted to the original artwork from our book on fetishes “Zuñi Fetish Carvings” ().

This resource is one of the few sources for buying Zuñi fetish bear and animal carvings from – and are highly sought-after. Zuni fetishes are animal carvings that have been used by the A:Shiwi (The People) for over a thousand years.

By honoring the animals and acknowledging their special "medicine" (their natural traits), we may summon our own similar attributes. Fetishes are sometimes used. Without a doubt the most useful book on Zuni carvings you can get.

This edition is from ; there is a newer edition, but unless you want the most updated family trees, this one is still great.

McManis treats the subject from the perspective of an art dealer who loves and respects the Zuni culture, not a faux-mystic cultural appropriator/5. "A Guide to Zuni Fetishes and Carvings Volume 1" by Kent McManis "A Guide to Zuni Fetishes and Carvings Volume 2" by Kent McManis "The Fetish Carvers of Zuni" by Marian Rodee and James Ostler "Zuni Fetishes" by Frank Hamilton Cushing "Zuni Fetish Carvings" by Harold Finkelstein "Zuni Fetishes" by Hal Zina Bennett; Kent McManis's books have.

Zuni Fetishes and Carvings: Volume I Expanded Edition by Kent McManis, is a book that every fetish collector should have in their reference library. Whether you are a collector of Modern or Traditional fetishes, this book has something for you.5/5(3).

Frank Hamilton Cushing's classic book is incorporated in this expanded 9" x 12" version, annotated by Mark Bahti, who provides supplemental text on Zuni life and art.

Full-color photographs show modern fetish art by the Zunis, with commentary explaining the cultural significance of the works/5(8).Get this from a library! A guide to Zuni fetishes and carvings. [Kent McManis; Robin Stancliff; Linnea Gentry] -- This book explores the magic and mystery behind the animal figures or fetishes skillfully carved by Zuni artists.

It also discusses the symbolic meanings associated with each one.Buy a cheap copy of A Guide to Zuni Fetishes & Carvings, book by Kent McManis.

McManis explains the different types of fetishes with special emphasis on the two major types; the protective and healing group and the hunting group. Also provided Free shipping over $/5(4).