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Warman's Vintage Jewelry: Identification and Price Guide (Warmans)
By Brand: Krause Publications
ean: 9780896896390, isbn: 0896896390,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 112 reviews
Eight hundred color photos, descriptions, and up-to-date prices are provided in this comprehensive guide to vintage jewelry, enhanced with a historical overview of rhinestones, from the author of Costume Jewelry. Original. 10,000 first printing....
Animals in Bronze
By Brand: Antique Collectors Club Dist
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ean: 9780907462453, isbn: 0907462456,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
From bird , cat and horse to ape and camel, Animals in Bronze examines and illustrates the work of hundreds of sculptors and founders who have worked in this highly popular and much-collected field. The definitive animal bronzes, renowned for their v...
Southwest Silver Jewelry
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ean: 9780764312441, isbn: 0764312448,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 147 reviews
This beautiful book examines the first century of Navajo and Pueblo metal jewelry-making in the American Southwest. Beginning in the late 1860s, the region's native peoples learned metalworking and became accomplished silversmiths. Their work was un...
Fabergé Rediscovered (Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens)
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ean: 9781911282167, isbn: 1911282166,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 74 reviews
The firm of Fabergé, jeweler to the Russian court, was founded in St. Petersburg in 1842. Expanded by the founder’s son, Peter Carl Fabergé (1846–1920), the firm became one of the most famous jewelers of the late nineteenth to early twentieth c...
Hopi Silver: The History and Hallmarks of Hopi Silversmithing
By University of New Mexico Press
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mpn: colour photos, ean: 9780826333827, isbn: 0826333826,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 46 reviews
Collectors all over the world prize the distinctive silver jewelry crafted by the Hopi people of northern Arizona. Margaret Wright's comprehensive guide, first published over thirty years ago and updated in 1998 to include new artisans, has long bee...
Miller's Antiques Encyclopedia
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ean: 9781784723651, isbn: 1784723657,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 146 reviews
First published in 1998, Miller's Antiques Encyclopedia has gone on to sell more than 150,000 copies worldwide and been published into seven languages. This new edition includes a thoroughly updated directory, list of suppliers and up-to-date price ...
Pocket Edition Jackson's Hallmarks
ean: 9781851491698, isbn: 1851491694,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 36 reviews
This handy-sized guide is drawn from the extensively revised edition of Jackson's Silver and Gold Marks of England, Scotland and Ireland , published by the Antique Collectors' Club in 1989. Ever since its publication in 1905, English Goldsmiths and...
Miller's Antiques Handbook & Price Guide 2018-2019
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ean: 9781784723514, isbn: 1784723517,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 135 reviews
Miller's Antiques Handbook & Price Guide remains the essential and trusted guide to the antiques market. Completely revised and updated, this guide is the book no dealer, collector or auctioneer should be without. It is compiled by Judith Miller, wo...
Silverplated Flatware, An Identification and Value Guide, 4th Revised Edition
By Brand: Collector Books
ean: 9780891454281, isbn: 0891454284,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 35 reviews
In this revised fourth edition, each pattern has current values for the fork, knife, and spoon with each illustration. Over 1,600 patterns are fully illustrated and include the date introduced, manufacturer's marks, and variations of pattern names. ...
Buccellati: Art in Gold, Silver, and Gems
ean: 9788881188246, isbn: 8881188244,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 74 reviews
An exhibition catalog featuring the work of Gianmaria Buccellati that was held at the National Museum of Natural History....
Keys: Their history and collection (Shire Library)
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780747804222, isbn: 0747804222,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 43 reviews
The oldest keys known to exist date from around 4,000 BC in Ancient Egypt. These were simple wooden cylinders that were part of a mechanism to secure doors. By the time of the Roman Empire, metal keys were in common usage and had begun to adopt the r...
Kwab: Ornament as Art in the Age of Rembrandt
By nai010 publishers/Rijksmuseum
ean: 9789462084285, isbn: 9462084289,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 147 reviews
The 17th-century auricular or lobate style―Kwabstijl, in Dutch―is one of the most important and remarkable Dutch contributions to the decorative arts in Europe.Soft, smooth, undulating masses that resemble the curvature of the cartilage of the hu...
Gilded Interiors: Parisian Luxury and the Antique
By PHILIP WILSON PUBLISHERS
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ean: 9781781300589, isbn: 1781300585,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
The Wallace Collection has an internationally-renowned collection of French eighteenth-century art but perhaps lesser known today is their stunning collection of gilt-bronze objects. These bronzes d'ameublement – from clocks and mounted Sèvres po...
Jensen Silver: The American Designs
By Brand: Schiffer Publishing
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ean: 9780764327384, isbn: 0764327380,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 122 reviews
Sterling Silver jewelry and tableware that was sold at the Jensen store in New York City included designs by American craftsmen, especially William De Matteo and Alphonse La Paglia, in the late 1940s. This is the story of these two silversmiths work ...
Collecting and Investing Strategies for Walking Liberty Half Dollars (Strategy Guide Series)
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mpn: 10514-WLHD, ean: 9781933990170, isbn: 1933990171,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
Walking Liberty Half Dollars. Beautiful to behold, the artistic skill and depth of symbolism represented in these coins marks a golden age in United States coin design. There is perhaps no better indication of Walking Liberty s timeless beauty than t...
By Brand: Harvard University Press
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mpn: 110 color illustrations, 20 halftones, ean: 9780674030947, isbn: 067403094X,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 143 reviews
The curious course of silver through human history unfolds in this rich and engaging book, accompanied by striking illustrations from the British Museum. Philippa Merriman takes the reader back to the earliest uses of silver: in ingots and coins, do...