Artifacts of the Spanish Colonies of Florida and the by Kathleen Deagan

By Kathleen Deagan

This long-awaited follow-up to Deagan’s first quantity on ceramics, glassware, and beads makes a speciality of the transportable own items owned and utilized by the citizens of Spanish colonial the USA. those gadgets aren't purely of Spanish starting place; the gathering comprises many English, French, Dutch, German, Italian, and American items to boot. Deagan not just presents an authoritative resource of identity for this stuff but in addition attracts generally on colonial records, trip debts, work, and museum collections, in addition to different modern assets to indicate particular services of the goods and the meanings they held for the folk who used them. She files and demonstrates how the items have been made and exchanged within the Americas, and explores how they embrace Hispanic cultural identities, attitudes, and trust systems.

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