Ancient Glass in the Israel Museum: Beads and Other Small Objects

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Israel Museum, 2001 - Art, Israeli - 384 pages
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Contents

Foreword
10
On the Catalogue
16
The Historical Context
23
Basic Techniques
35
Background and Techniques
43
Crumbdecoration
53
GoldGlass Beads 230243
130
Renaissance to Modern Beads 244280
140
Catalogue
253
Chapter VIII Implements
257
Whorls 617630
261
Rods Pins Needles and Other Implements 631641
262
Catalogue
265
Chapter IX Premanufactured Elements
267
Mosaic Bars 642645
270
Notes
273

Hebron Beads
146
Pendants of the 1st Millennium BCE 288331
155
Pendants in the round
162
Major Pendant Groups of the Late Roman
170
Chapter IV Bracelets and Other Jewelry
191
Chapter VI Game Pieces and Tokens
229
Chapter VII Inlays and Amulets
237
EgyptianStyle Amulets and Inlays 561609
239
Composite Inlays
240
Molded Inlays and Amulets Other than the Composite Inlays 241 Mosaic Inlays
241
Catalogue
245
Inlays and Amulets of Various Regions 610616
251
Bibliography
277
Chronological Table
302
Explanation of Terms
304
Index of Donors
319
Site Index
320
General Index
324
List of Illustrations
329
Plates
333
Maps
385
Illustration Credits
388
Copyright

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