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The world's greatest treasures : masterworks in gold and gems from ancient Egypt to Cartier

Author: Gianni Guadalupi
Publisher: [London] : Thames and Hudson, [1998]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tracing the history of kingdoms that rose and fell but left behind magnificent legacies, this text presents treasures from Tutankhamun's tomb, jewels by Tiffany and Cartier, gold statues from  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gianni Guadalupi
ISBN: 0500018782 9780500018781
OCLC Number: 60189451
Description: 333, [3] pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 37 cm
Contents: The Pharaoh's gold; Mycenae - the mask and the gold; jewels for the beauteous Helen; the magic in Phoenician treasures; Taranto's jewels; gold from the steppes; Philip the Great's necklaces and diadems; Etruscan filigree work and fibulas; jewels for Roman life styles/Oplontis rings and earrings; Inca personal jewelry; the treasure of Spain; the Viking's Torquis; Venice and Byzantium in the treasures of St Mark's; Teodolinda and her gems; medieval sacred gold; a golden eagle for the empress Gisela; the golden eagle for the empress Gisela; the gold of the triumphant Church; vases and cameos in the treasure of the Medicis; the Tzar's diamonds; the legendary treasure of Topkapi; Bavarian crowns and jewels; the English Crown jewels; the imperial jewels of Vienna; the jewels of Maharajahs; Thai gold statues; France's charming and opulent jewels; the jewels from the galleon Nuestra Senora de las Maravillas; the Rothschild jewels.
Responsibility: Gianni Guadalupi.

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