b1259. Honoring the Dead: Anasazi Ceramics from the Rainbow Bridge-Monument Valley Expedition
by Helen Crotty
92p, 56 b/w illustrations. UCLA Fowler Museum Publications 1983. In this monograph, comprised of two essays, the first recalls the Rainbow Bridge-Monument Valley Expedition of 53 years ago, evoking its colorful individuals and the flavor of its camp life. The second applies modern technology to old data to reinterpret the function of grave artifacts. Appendices include a detailed typology of Kayenta Anasazi styles, an analysis of skeletal remains to determine age and sex of individuals from a major site, and a mineral analysis of sherds.
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