Icons in Gold: Jewelry of India from the Collection of the Musée Barbier-Mueller
Somogy Art Publishers, 2005 - Photography - 174 pages
This elegant volume celebrates the tradition of Indian jewelry, featuring the gorgeous collection of Indian gold jewels in the Musee Barbie-Mueller.
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Jewellery from South India
The Indian Goldsmith
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