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Mimbres Painted Pottery, Revised Edition
by J.J. Brody
The Mimbres cultural florescence between about AD 1000 and AD 1140 remains one of the most visually astonishing and anthropologically intriguing questions in Southwest prehistory. In this revised edition, noted Mimbres scholar Dr. J. J. Brody incorporates the extensive fieldwork done since the original publication in 1977, updating his discussion of village life, the ...more
Paperback, 264 pages
Published February 23rd 2005 by School for Advanced Research Press
(first published 1977)
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Nine years ago I admitted in my review for Southwest BookViews that in twenty years of collecting and researching southwest Indian pottery I had never read the text of the 1977 edition of Mimbres Painted Pottery, though I looked at the pictures more than a few times. I wished then that I had delved into the text sooner. I would have discovered a lively study of the painted ceramics of a prehistoric people that are known today by the river that runs through their former environs. In this revised ...more