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Jewelry

by Giltay-Nijssen

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NY: Universe Books (cr 1964), 1964 (Franklin 6260; Sinkankas 2395 cites London 1964 edition) 112 pp, illus b/w, bibliog. Well told history of jewelry primarily of the last 200 years, though the earlier uses of jewelry in included as well as the religious and traditional beliefs in relation to precious and semi-precious stones. Fashions and hair styles are discussed in relationship to the kind of jewelry and ornaments used throughout history. There's a section on birthstones and their tales and legends, another showing localities of precious and semi-precious stones, and illustrations of famous stones and styles of cutting. Wrn edges to wrappers, a few back page crnrs turned down.. Soft cover.

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Bookseller
Twelfth Street Booksellers US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
246
Title
Jewelry
Author
Giltay-Nijssen
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
NY: Universe Books (cr 1964)
Date published
1964
Keywords
JEWELRY, HISTORY OF JEWELRY

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