The Jewels of India. Susan Stronge.
The Jewels of India
The Jewels of India
The Jewels of India
The Jewels of India
The Jewels of India
The Jewels of India
The Jewels of India
The Jewels of India

The Jewels of India

Bombay: Marg Publications, 1995. Hardcover. Black cloth with white lettering. Black dust jacket with color illustration, white lettering. Illustrated endpapers. viii + 136 pp. Filled with color and BW plates. VG-/VG-. Edge wear to dust jacket. Owner's sticker on flyleaf, otherwise clean and tight but for some edge tanning. Item #168051
ISBN: 9788185026305

"This volume presents new research on a wide range of subjects, including the early jewellery of Bengal worn by both men and women during the Shunga period; a study of Bodhisattva jewellery under the Kushans; a survey of the richly jewelled crowns and other artefacts held in the temples of Karnataka; the gem-trading activities of the Portuguese in India from the sixteenth to the eighteenth century; the royal jewellery of Tirumala Nayaka in seventeenth-century Madurai; an important group of ornaments collected by the Dutch before 1754; Indian jewellery and the great nineteenth-century European exhibitions; and the manufacture of "swami" jewellery in the south of India." -- dj flap.

OCLC: 34117271

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