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6 edition of English Silver in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Vol. 1 found in the catalog.

English Silver in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Vol. 1

Silver Before 1697

by Ellenor M. Alcorn

  • 261 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Museum of Fine Arts (Boston) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art techniques & materials,
  • Base metal & ironworking,
  • Gold & silversmithing,
  • History Of Art / Art & Design Styles,
  • Jewellery & jewellery-making,
  • Museum, historic sites, gallery & art guides,
  • Massachusetts,
  • Metal Arts And Crafts,
  • Permanent Collection Catalogs,
  • Antiques / Collectibles,
  • Silverwork,
  • Art,
  • General,
  • Boston,
  • Catalogs,
  • England,
  • Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages1
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8116337M
    ISBN 100878463739
    ISBN 109780878463732

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