Coptic Textiles

London: Paul Hamlyn, 1967. Hardcover. Ivory cloth with beautiful black/red textile design; black lettering on spine. Glossy, color-illustrated dj with yellow lettering. 157 pp. full of color and bw images. Clean, tight contents but with light bowing to boards and some general shelf wear. DJ is worn and with a few tape repairs and still some visible chips/small tears but still protective. Item #159569

More than 100 plates, including 62 in full color, reveal the rich splendor of these ancient fabrics, which throw such interesting light on later classical costume, and on the origin and development of vestments still being used in Christian churches today. - from the front flap.

OCLC: 929767518

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