Allen W Thrasher athr at LOC.GOV
Thu Apr 8 21:59:17 UTC 1999

Christian Novetske was asking about the religious significance of
pots.  There is a good amount, and a lot about the social life of
potters, in:


Saraswati, Baidyanath.

  Pottery-making cultures and Indian civilization / Baidyanath
Saraswati.  1st
ed.  New Delhi : Abhinav Publications, 1978.  xii, 150 p., {14}
leaves of
plates : ill., maps ; 29 cm.

LC CALL NUMBER: GN635.I4 S27 1978




  India--Social life and customs.


  A revision of the author's thesis, Ranchi University, 1967, under
the title:
    The peasant potters of north India.

  Includes index.

  Bibliography: p. {145}-146.

Rs110.00 ($24.00 U.S.)
DEWEY DEC.:  303.5/6 19

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