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The Melvin Gutman Collection of Antique Jewelry.
1 The Melvin Gutman Collection of Antique Jewelry.
Norfolk Museum of Arts and Sciences. 1966 0940744074 / 9780940744073 Hardcover bound in canvas. Good Octavo 
17 color examples tipped in, @ 150 examples listed and/or depicted in black and white photographs 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Ancient Egyptian Jewelery., Andrews, Carol
2 Andrews, Carol Ancient Egyptian Jewelery.
Harry Abrams 1990. 0810919052 / 9780810919051 Hardcover in DJ Good Good Quarto 
208 pp 186 illus including 140 plates in color 'Survey draws upon the most outstanding pieces from the world's greatest collections.. features 200 objects ..and reveals the surprisingly sophisticated techniques used to fashion works.' 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Geschichte des Ringes mit 205 Abbildungen., Battke, Heinz
3 Battke, Heinz Geschichte des Ringes mit 205 Abbildungen.
Baden-Baden. Woldemar Klein : 1955 Hardcover in dj. Good, some wear to head and foot Poor Dj, coming apart Quarto 
111 pp 29 plates of rings from mostly the middle ages and renaissance periods. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Engraved Gems : The Ionides Collection., Boardman, John
4 Boardman, John Engraved Gems : The Ionides Collection.
Northwestern University Press 1968 Hardcover in DJ Good Good Quarto 
114 pp 9 color and 130 black and white illus." Gem engraving was a major art in ancient times, notably in the Greek and Roman civilizations...he discusses the techniques, materials, and subject matter...he also examines the Renaissance and eighteenth century copies of Classical gems." 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Glass Beads from Early Anglo-Saxon Graves. A Study of the Provenance and Chronology of Glass beads from Early Anglo-Saxon Graves, based on Visual Examination., Brugmann, Birte
5 Brugmann, Birte Glass Beads from Early Anglo-Saxon Graves. A Study of the Provenance and Chronology of Glass beads from Early Anglo-Saxon Graves, based on Visual Examination.
Oxbow Books 2004 1842171046 / 9781842171042 Hardcover. Good Quarto 
123 pp text Line drawings of maps, color photographs of beads 
Price: 200.00 USD
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The History of Beads from 30,000 BC to the present., Dubin, Lois Sherr
6 Dubin, Lois Sherr The History of Beads from 30,000 BC to the present.
Abrams 1987 0810907364 / 9780810907362 Hardcover in DJ rubbing of two corners Good Quarto 
364 pp Fold out Time Line 356 illus, 254 in full color. " In Fifteen chapters, the dominant historical, geographic and thematic features of beads are examined for their historical information, their impact on cultural cross-fertilization, and the light they show on the ritualistic practices of various peoples." 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Bead Embroidery., Edwards, Joan
7 Edwards, Joan Bead Embroidery.
Taplinger 1967. 0800806751 / 9780800806750 Hardcover in DJ. Good/ Good Octavo 
200 pp " The book is divided into seven parts. Part I Beads, Bugles and Embroidery II Commercial Beading III Dating Victorian Beadwork IV Pattern Making V Beading Methods VI Beadwork Patterns for Beaded Flowers VII Bead Weaving 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Investing in Antique Jewelry., Falkiner, Richard
8 Falkiner, Richard Investing in Antique Jewelry.
Clarkson Potter 1968 Hardcover in DJ. Good Good Quarto 
153 pp Chapters include The Ancient World, The Middle Ages, The Early through to High Renaissance, the 17th/18th/19th centuries. "Approach is chronological providing a chapter by chapter outline of the history of jewellery from he very earliest times, and illustrating each chapter with a wide range of photographs of over 200 objects... In addition, there is a substantial technological section in which the auhor traces the etymology of many terms used in jewellery, and explains in layman's language the concepts of refractive index, specific gravity, the cutting of stones, etc." 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Amber : Window to the Past., Grimaldi, David
9 Grimaldi, David Amber : Window to the Past.
American Museum of Natural History Abrams 2003 0810926520 / 9780810926523 Softcover. Good Quarto 
216 pp Illustrates the natural history of amber and its historical uses in art and sculpture with photographs and descriptive text. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Great Book of Jewels, Heiniger, Ernest A and Jean
10 Heiniger, Ernest A and Jean The Great Book of Jewels
Lausanne 1974 0517181320 / 9780517181324 Hardcover in DJ Good Good Folio 
317 pp " Captures the history, romance intrigue and enduring beauty of precious stones from their earliest history to present." 
Price: 30.00 USD
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English Goldsmiths and Their Marks., Jackson, Charles
11 Jackson, Charles English Goldsmiths and Their Marks.
Macmillan 1921 Second edition so stated. Green cloth hardcover with gilt lettering. Good. Quarto 
747 pp "A History of the Goldsmiths and Plate Workers of England, Scotland and Ireland, With over Thirteen Thousand Marks. Reproduced in Facsimile from Authentic Examples of Plate and Tables of Date-Letters and Other Hall-Marks used in the Assay Office of the United Kingdom." 
Price: 60.00 USD
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Engraved Gems of the Carolingian Empire., Kornbluth, Genevra
12 Kornbluth, Genevra Engraved Gems of the Carolingian Empire.
Pennsylvania State University Press 1995 0271014261 / 9780271014265 Hardcover in DJ Good, previous owner's inscription Good Quarto 
137 pp text, @ 100 black and white plates illustrating the gems. " This heavily illustrated study examines one revealing legacy of Charlemagne's heirs and his people--the Carolingian gems of rock crystal, jet, and agate engraved with complex figural scenes, which have never before been studied as a group." 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Five Centuries of Jewelry in the West : 16th to the 20th Century., Lanllier, Jean and Marie-Anne Pini.
13 Lanllier, Jean and Marie-Anne Pini. Five Centuries of Jewelry in the West : 16th to the 20th Century.
Arch Cape Press 1989. 0517672405 / 9780517672402 Hardcover in DJ. Good, some light foxing on flyleaves Good, sl wear to dj Quarto 
327 pp 304 illustrations with 59 in full color. "A panoramic survey of jewelry craftsmen and their creations from the Renaissance to the present, including both European and American works, looks at their place in western society." 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Wax Modeling for Jewelry and Sculpture. The Extruding Technique for the Matt Gun., Mattiello, Adolfo
14 Mattiello, Adolfo Wax Modeling for Jewelry and Sculpture. The Extruding Technique for the Matt Gun.
The Matt Company 1973 Hardcover. Some soiling to the cover Quarto 
105 pp 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Jewellery of the Ancient World., Ogden, Jack
15 Ogden, Jack Jewellery of the Ancient World.
Rizzoli 1982. 0847804445 / 9780847804443 Hardcover. Good, no dust jacket. Quarto 
185 pp " This book is a survey of the methods and materials used by jewellers prior to the end of the Roman period. I have aimed to show jewellery not so much as 'treasure' but by concentrating on the technical aspects, as artifacts that can supplement our knowledge of the early civilisations 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Russian Gold and Silver Filigree, Postnikova-Loseva
16 Postnikova-Loseva Russian Gold and Silver Filigree
Moscow 1981. Hardcover Good Small octavo 
285 pp 120 illus, of which 93 are full color. Russian with titles and summary in English. "Filigree was worked in many countries and varied in form and pattern. Filigree articles by Russian goldsmiths are notable for smooth and delicate ornamental lines with mild curves of wire, clearly defined ornaments and numerous designs...While excavating old Russian towns and village burial mounds, archaeologists find such articles, the oldest of which date back to the 9th century." 
Price: 80.00 USD
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Amber : The Golden Gem of the Ages., Rice, Patty
17 Rice, Patty Amber : The Golden Gem of the Ages.
Von Nostrand 1980 0442261381 / 9780442261382 Hardcover in DJ Good Good Octavo 
289 pp "The history, mythological symbolism, astrological significance, physical and chemical properties, scientific and commercial aspects, and artistic uses of amber throughout history are discussed." 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Jewelry Making and Design., Rose, Augustus and Antonio Cirino.
18 Rose, Augustus and Antonio Cirino. Jewelry Making and Design.
Worcester Davis Press : 1949 Hardcover. Good Octavo 
248 pp 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Bedouin Jewellery in Saudi Arabia., Ross, Heather Colyer
19 Ross, Heather Colyer Bedouin Jewellery in Saudi Arabia.
Stacey International 1978. 0905743121 / 9780905743127 Hardcover in DJ Good Good Rectangular 
128 pp " Ross outlines the traditional life of the Bedouin, investigates the historical influences from mkany countries whihch has affected the design of the jewellery and describes the craft of the silvermith, his tools and materials." 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Ancient Ornaments of Azerbaijan, Sadykhzade,   Sh. G.
20 Sadykhzade, Sh. G. Ancient Ornaments of Azerbaijan
1971. Hardcover. Good. Quarto 
@70 pp of which 30 are plates. Archaeological findings of the Azerbaijan ancient communities in the period from the end of the second to the beginning of the first millenium B. C. Text in Russian and English. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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