New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1997. Hardcover. Black cloth boards with gilt stamped design and lettering, fuschia end papers. Glossy black and color-photographic dust jacekt with yellow lettering. 431 pp. Approx. 880 illustrations, with 220 in full color. VG-/VG- ownership bookplate on ffep, light scuffing to dust jacket. Item #167060
Far more than merely a display of wealth and taste, jewelry is an integral element in the lives of the people of India. Drawing on more than 35 years of collecting and research, Untracht surveys the major Indian jewelry forms and techniques, exploring Indian jewelry as both an ongoing aesthetic spanning 5,000 years and a highly significant form of cultural expression. -Jacket.
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