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The necropolis of Ancon in Peru : a contribution to our knowledge of the culture and industries of the empire of the Incas : being the results of excavations made on the spot / by W. Reiss and A. Stübel ; translated by A.H. Keane.

Author:
Reiss, W. (Wilhelm), 1838-1908 [Browse]
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Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Hannover : [U. Carlson], 1998.
Εdition:
Facsimile ed.
Description:
3 volumes in 1 : color illustrations ; 30 cm
Notes:
  • "With the aid of the general administration of the Royal Museums of Berlin."
  • Reprint. Originally published: Berlin : A. Asher, 1880-1887.
Contents:
v. 1. The necropolis and neighbourhood ; The several graves ; The mummies in their diverse equipment ; Decoration of the graves -- v. 2. Garments ; Textiles ; Pouches -- v. 3. Head-dress, slings, ornaments ; Metal objects, utensils and implements ; Toys ; Earthenware ; Costume and evolution of ornament ; Plants and fruits / treated by L. Wittmack ; Skulls / treated by R. Virchow ; Mammals / treated by A. Nehring.
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OCLC:
56587519
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