Ivories: Ancient and Mediaeval
Book Id: 47651
FREE domestic shipping with direct order. **Piccadilly: Chapman and Hall, . Steel-engraved frontispiece and 7 steel-engraved plates + 35 woodcuts in the text. viii + 124 pages. 25.8 x 17.6 cm. Green half-morocco and cloth, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt. Rubbing; corners worn through to boards; corner cut from half-title; some foxing and scattered spotting; however a tight copy. **One of 50 copies on large paper containing steel-engravings. South Kensington Museum Art Handbook Number 2. Documents ivories from ancient times to the 14th Century, includes material on prehistoric Europe, Ancient Greece and Rome, and pre-Columbian cultures.