Ancestral Southwest Textiles discussion in March 2016.

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Ancient Beauty: Ancestral Southwest Textiles, an informal and interactive program 

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

7:00 p.m., Location TBA, Free
Join visiting scholars Laurie Webster (textile expert, Mancos, CO) and Louie Garcia (Tiwa/Piro Pueblo weaver, Albuquerque, NM) for a conversation about choice specimens from ASM’s archaeological textile collection. Use, technology, raw materials, and cultural significance will be addressed.
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This program is an installment of the Norton Allen Encounters with ASM Collections series, made possible by support from the Smith Living Trust. This series focuses attention on ASM’s archaeological collections and highlights the contributions of professional experts to the anthropology and history of the US Southwest and northern Mexico.