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"A History of Jewellery 1100-1870"

by Joan Evans

Dover Publications, Inc., 1989

Paperback Edition


$19.95 (less 20% disc.)*

Table of Contents


Preface to Second Edition


I. The Early Middle Ages

II. The Gothic Period

III. The Later Middle Ages

IV. The Early Renaissance


 V. The Later Renaissance

VI. The Seventeenth Century

VII. The Eighteenth Century

VIII. 1789-1870




SYNOPSIS: Learn about the history of jewelry as it parallels the history of mankind. Jewelry has long been used to protect against harm, for ceremonial occasions, or to symbolize wealth. Here is a chronicle of the jewels themselves, their relation to costume and fashion, and their reflection of changing social values. Over 400 photographs and illustrations complete the narrative.


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