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Jewelrymaking through history : an encyclopedia

Author: Rayner W Hesse
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2007.
Series: Handicrafts through world history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents alphabetically arranged entries on the history of jewelrymaking from the time of ancient Egypt up to the present, on such topics as raw materials, styles, techniques, and famous historical pieces.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Encyclopedias
History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rayner W Hesse
ISBN: 9780313335075 0313335079
OCLC Number: 81252719
Description: xxiii, 220 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Handicrafts through world history.
Responsibility: Rayner W. Hesse, Jr.
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Handicrafts or handmade items reveal much about the person and culture that created them. This volume provides 75 entries spanning a period ranging from ancient times onwards to describe the people,  Read more...

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