A History of Jewellery, 1100-1870
Superb sourcebook of extremely rare ornamentation provides fascinating history of jewelry styles over 700-year period. Detailed narrative enhances 400 photographs and illustrations of striking pieces: gilt bronze clasp (c. 1200); 13th-century reliquary pendant; diamond and topaz necklace (c.1760), much more.
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THE EARLY RENAIssANcE
THE LATER RENAIssANcE
THE SEvENTEENTH CENTURY
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