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Polynesian tattooing: the techniques, iconography, patronage, profession, and esthetics

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Title: Polynesian tattooing: the techniques, iconography, patronage, profession, and esthetics
Authors: Sparks, Robert William
Keywords: Tattooing
Ethnology -- Polynesia
Issue Date: 1965
Publisher: [Honolulu]
Abstract: This paper takes a look at Polynesian tattooing in reagrds to technical, social, and aesthetic aspects. A major art form in Samoa, New Zealand and the Marquesas.
Description: Typescript.
Bibliography: [131]-137.
iv, [2], 137 leaves illustrations, tables (1 folded)
Rights: All UHM dissertations and theses are protected by copyright. They may be viewed from this source for any purpose, but reproduction or distribution in any format is prohibited without written permission from the copyright owner.
Appears in Collections:M.A. - Pacific Islands Studies

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