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Ethnic jewellery

Author: John Mack; British Museum. Trustees.
Publisher: London : Published for the Trustess of the British Museum by British Museum Publications, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Dividing the world into eight regional surveys, this book explains how ethnic jewellery has been made and worn, the relationship of the materials to the culture, and how the techniques of manufacture have survivived for centuries.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Mack; British Museum. Trustees.
ISBN: 0714115878 9780714115870 0714125156 9780714125152
OCLC Number: 24723169
Description: 207 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 29 cm
Contents: Maps (Africa and the Middle East ; Asia: India and the Far East ; The Pacific ; The Americas) --
Preface / John Mack --
Introduction: Adorning the body: expressing the person / John Mack --
Africa / Iris Barry --
The Middle East / Jennifer Scarce --
Asia (India / Oppi Untracht ; The Far East / Michael Hitchcock) --
The Pacific / L. M. Pole --
The Americas (Precolumbian America / Julie Jones ; Latin American Indian jewellery / Anthony Shelton ; North American Indian jewellery / Marion Wood) --
Materials and techniques / Oppi Untracht.
Responsibility: edited by John Mack.

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Dividing the world into eight regional surveys, this book explains how ethnic jewellery has been made and worn, the relationship of the materials to the culture, and how the techniques of manufacture have survivived for centuries.

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