Old Paste.

RYLEY, A. Beresford.

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Price: $85.00

Place Published: London
Publisher: Methuen
Date Published: 1913

Description: Color frontispiece and 27 black & white plates. 99 pages. Small folio, gilt-stamped purple linen (covers slightly stained on edge in several spots). London, 1913. First edition. A very good(-) copy.

Comments: A study of vitreous paste, from its earliest uses by Egyptian and Phoenician artisans to the "costume jewelry" of the 19th century.

Edition: First
Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good(-)
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 167118

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By This Author: RYLEY, A. Beresford.
By This Publisher: Methuen
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