London: Methuen, 1913. First. hardcover. 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. very good(-).
A study of vitreous paste, from its earliest uses by Egyptian and Phoenician artisans to the "costume jewelry" of the 19th century.