Egyptian jewellery by Milada Vilimkova

Cover of: Egyptian jewellery | Milada Vilimkova

Published by Paul Hamlyn in London .

Written in English

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  • Jewelry -- Egypt

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Statementtext by Milada Vilímková ; selection of illustration by Moh. H. Abdul-Rahman ; photography by Dominique Darbois.
LC ClassificationsNK7307 V711
The Physical Object
Pagination141 p., 94 p. of plates :
Number of Pages141
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14778536M

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