The Art of Adornment: Parts 1& 2: Jewellery of the Islamic Lands

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The Collection provides an unrivalled resource for the study of Islamic jewellery, with nearly 600 catalogued pieces in gold, silver and copper alloys, of all periods from the 7th to the 20th centuries and from throughout the Islamic world - Spain to Malaysia, and Africa to the Eurasian steppes. Various sectors of production and clienteles are represented, from the court to bespoke jewellery to the urban marketplace. The jewellery also illustrates a correspondingly wide range of techniques and materials, including all the ...

The Art of Adornment: Parts 1& 2: Jewellery of the Islamic Lands 2006, Khalili Collections

ISBN-13: 9781874780861

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