Understanding Jewelry


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Hardcover, large quarto bound in gray cloth and publisher’s pictorial dust-jacket. 425 pages. Bibliography, List of approximate auction values circa 1994′ Index. Illustrated with 833 color photographs. Revised and updated edition. A single volume reference, compiled by Sotheby’s jewelry experts, surveying the identification, dating and valuation of the type of jewelry that one can buy. Practical non-technical english is used to explain important points for each category discussed, with the added benefit of reference to the copious illustrations provided. No previous ownership marks. A clean, square, unmarked copy in like jacket. Near fine in a near fine dust-jacket. A large, heavy book, Priority and International orders will require additional postage, calculated as close to actual cost as possible.

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Weight 4.75 lbs


Book Author

Bennett, David;Mascetti, Daniela


Antique Collectors Club

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Suffolk, UK


4to – over 9¾ – 12" tall

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