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Title Beyond extravagance : a royal collection of gems and jewels / edited by Amin Jaffer ; Vivienne Becker, Jack Ogden, Katherine Prior, Judy Rudoe, Robert Skelton, Michael Spink, Stephen Vernoit.

Imprint New York, NY : Assouline, ©2013.


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Description 411 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 35 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 399-407) and index.
Contents A jewelled quest: introduction to the collection / Amin Jaffer -- Gems and jewels in Mughal India, 1600-1739 / Michael Spink and Robert Skelton -- Jewellery in regional courts and successor states, 1739-1857 / Michael Spink and Robert Skelton -- Indian jewellery during the British Raj, 1858-1947 / Stephen Vernoit -- Twentieth-century encounters between Indian and European jewellery / Katherine Prior -- Indian influences in contemporary jewellery / Vivienne Becker -- Gems and the gem trade in India / Jack Ogden -- Materials and techniques in Indian jewellery / Michael Spink and Robert Skelton.
Subject Jewelry -- India -- Catalogs.
Art, Mogul -- Catalogs.
Jewelry -- Private collections -- Qatar -- Catalogs.
Art objects -- Private collections -- Qatar -- Catalogs.
Added Author Jaffer, Amin.
Becker, Vivienne, 1953-
Ogden, Jack.
Prior, Katherine.
Rudoe, Judy.
Skelton, Robert.
Spink, Michael.
Vernoit, Stephen.
Note At head of title: Al Thani collection
ISBN 1614281297

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