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By Erika Zwierlein-Diehl

ISBN-10: 3110194503

ISBN-13: 9783110194500

historic gem stones are invaluable stones with engraved pictures. Intaglios (gems with incised adverse pictures) functioned as seals, jewellery, and amulets. Cameos (with raised reduction pictures) have been jewels or for demonstrate. gemstones are a sworn statement to social and cultural heritage and mirror ancient occasions. This publication appears to be like at their historical past from the Minoan/Mycenaean interval to overdue Antiquity (4th/3rd millennium BC – fifth century advert) andtheir persevered use and reinterpretation within the heart a long time, in addition to their reception by way of creditors, specialists, and artists from the center a long time to fashionable Times.

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