Pre-Columbian metallurgy of South America

a conference at Dumbarton Oaks, October 18th and 19th, 1975
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Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collections, Trustees for Harvard University , Washington, D.C
Metallurgy -- South America -- History -- Congre
StatementElizabeth P. Benson, editor.
ContributionsBenson, Elizabeth P. 1924-, Dumbarton Oaks Research LIbrary and Collection.
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LC ClassificationsTN638
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Paginationix, 207 p. :
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Open LibraryOL19182758M

Pre-Columbian Metallurgy of South America. A conference at Dumbarton Oaks October 18th and 19th, WAH Hardcover – January 1, by Elizabeth P.

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out of 5 stars Revisiting Lapiner's "Pre-Columbian At of South America" Reviewed in the United States on January 7, A must have for collectors, museum curators and art history students of Andean Pre-Columbian Art.

The book is profulsy illustrated with supurb exmples of archaeological objects discovered primarily from Peru but Cited by: Metallurgy in Meso and North America Metallurgy in the Near East Metallurgy in Northern South American Indigenous Societies: Pre‐Columbian Goldwork and Social Change.

Pre-Columbian metallurgy of South America: a conference at Dumbarton Oaks, October 18th and 19th, / Author: Elizabeth P. Benson, editor. González, A. Pre‐Columbian Metallurgy of North West Argentina: Historical Development and Cultural Process.

Pre‐Columbian Metallurgy of South America. Pre-Columbian & Early Post-Columbian History of the Americas Dedicated to highlight the best of pre-Colombian and early Pre-Columbian metallurgy of South America book non-fiction history of the North and South.

Metallurgy in Pre-columbian Americas I often hear it stated that there is no archeological evidence for the BOM in ancient America.

However, I recently visited a museum where gold artifacts from the Sican culture were on display. The book opens with essays from scholars on various topics (with images) pertaining to different cultures and materials.

The second half of the book is the catalog, featuring hundreds of objects from cultures throughout Latin America -- gold, feathers, stone, shell, silver, copper, ceramics, and more. González, A. Pre-Columbian metallurgy of north west Argentina: Historical development and cultural process.

In E. Benson (Ed.), Pre-Columbian metallurgy of South America (pp. Washington, DC: Dumbarton Oaks. Google Scholar. On the north coast of present-day Peru, between the Andes and the Pacific Ocean, prospered approximately between BC and AD, several relevant cultures: Chavín ( BC), Vicús and Frías ( BC - AD), Moche ( BC AD), Sicán.

The emergence of metallurgy in pre-Columbian Mesoamerica occurred relatively late in the region's history, with distinctive works of metal apparent in West Mexico by roughly ADand perhaps as early as AD Metallurgical techniques likely diffused northward from regions in Central or South America via maritime trade routes; recipients of these metallurgical technologies apparently exploited a wide range of material, including alloys of copper-silver.

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View all items in Books, Maps. Title: Metal Artifacts. (Book Reviews: Pre-Columbian Metallurgy of South America) Book Authors: Benson, Elizabeth P. Review Author: Pendergast, David M. Pre-Columbian Religion and Rituals The Afterlife The Fundamentals Chaac The Ball Game Sources Chaac was the Mayan diety of rain, lightning and storms.

The mesoamerican ball game held extreme ritual significance to most, if not all, early mesoamerican cultures. The game was played. The development of metallurgy in the Andean zone of western South America prior to the Spanish invasion is investigated.

The symbolic value attached to gold and silver and the role played by. Metallurgy.

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The alternative terms precontact, precolonial, or prehistoric Americas are also used; in Latin America, the usual term is pre-Hispanic. Many pre-Columbian civilizations were marked by permanent settlements, cities, agriculture, civic and monumental architecture, major earthworks, and complex societal hierarchies.

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Pre-Columbian Art of South America. by Lapiner, Alan and a great selection of related books, in full colour.(partly tipped in).

It offers a panorama of the arts of South America, with an emphasis on Peru. The finest ceramics, metalwork, textiles, feather work, and jewelry are fully represented. Maps, a bibliography, and a visual.

Elizabeth P. Benson, ed. "Issues in Andean Metallurgy". Pre-Columbian metallurgy of South America. Dumbarton Oaks. ISBN Heather Lechtman, Lee Allen Parsons, William Jonathan Young ().

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Seven matched hollow gold jaguars from Peru's early horizon. Dumbarton Oaks. ISBN Heather Lechtman. Multilayered artifacts in the pre-Columbian metallurgy from the North of Peru A general overview of techniques suited to study gildings is presented in [ 44 ].

This is the Pre-Columbian thread. This thread is about the following: "The Pre-Columbian era incorporates all period subdivisions in the history and prehistory of the Americas before the appearance of significant European influences on the American continents, spanning the time of the original settlement in the Upper Paleolithic to European colonization during the Early Modern period.

The emergence of metallurgy in pre-Columbian Mesoamerica occurred relatively late in the region's history, with distinctive works of metal apparent in West Mexico by roughly CEand perhaps as early as CE Metallurgical techniques likely diffused northward from regions in Central or South America via maritime trade routes; recipients of these metallurgical technologies apparently.

Pre-Columbian America This is a wonderful site with a lot of information, and some unusual things as well, worth a look, from ancient travelers to the America's to small artifacts found in South America that resemble Air planes, and more.

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Better World Books. Mishawaka, Indiana. Metallurgy in pre-Columbian America is the extraction and purification of metals, as well as creating metal alloys and fabrication with metal by Indigenous peoples of the Americas prior to European contact in the late 15th century.

Indigenous Americans have been using native metals from ancient times, with recent finds of gold artifacts in the Andean region dated to – BCE. Metallurgy in pre-Columbian America is the extraction and alloying of metals and metal crafting by Indigenous peoples of the Americas prior to European contact in the late 15th century.

Indigenous Americans have been using native metals from ancient times, with recent finds of gold artifacts in the Andean region dated to – BCE, North American copper finds dated to BCE; the metal. Bird, J. B. (). The ‘copper man’: A prehistoric miner and his tools from northern Chile. In E. P. Benson (Ed.), Pre-Columbian metallurgy of South America (pp.Get this from a library!

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