RITZENTHALER, RE: Masks of the North American Indians (Lore Leaves)

Book cover. Masks of the North American Indians (Lore Leaves) Ritzenthaler, Robert E. Masks of the North American Indians (Lore Leaves). A Milwaukee Public Museum Publication, 1970. Unmarked text. Soiling on cover. Price sticker shadow on back cover. Good. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). (#30663)

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Indian or Native American masks were made for ceremonies, decoration, war rituals, shaman rituals, rituals initiating young man into the tribe, in healing rituals, in entertainment, given as gifts and spiritual rituals.

Bibliography. Illustrations. 13p. Reprinted from Lore, Volume 1, No. 4. No. 2 in a series of Lore Leaves.

BERRIN, K: Olmec: Colossal Masterworks of Ancient Mexico

Book Cover. Olmec: Colossal Masterworks of Ancient MexicoBerrin, Kathleen; Fields, Virgina M. (editors). Olmec: Colossal Masterworks of Ancient Mexico. Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 2010. ISBN: 9780300166767. Unmarked. Factory sealed. 272p. Measures 9 3/4 x 5 3/4 x 1/2 inches. 231 color illustrations and 4 maps. Like New in as new dust jacket. Hardcover. (#22054) $40.00

In the fifteen years since the last major study of the Olmec, archaeologists have made significant finds at key sites in Mexico. Centering on the concept of discovery, this wide-ranging volume presents a fresh look at Olmec civilization, recapturing the excitement that greeted the unearthing of the first colossal stone head in 1862.

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KILLWAY, B: Face Coverings. Museum of Contemporary Crafts, 1971

Killway, Barbara. Face Coverings. Museum of Contemporary Crafts, 1971. Unmarked, Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#29211)

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Catalog for September 30-January 3, 1971 exhibition. Essay by Barbara Killway. Inlaid Addendum. Black and white illustrations. 36p. Measures 8.5 inches square.