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The shining cloth : dress & adornment that glitters, Victoria Z. Rivers

Label
The shining cloth : dress & adornment that glitters
Title
The shining cloth
Title remainder
dress & adornment that glitters
Statement of responsibility
Victoria Z. Rivers
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author spent a decade collating information to write this exploration of the practice of embellishment with glittering substances. She draws upon archaeological research and reveals treasures ranging from those found in the tombs of the pharaohs to images found in the remains of Assyrian bas-reliefs
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Rivers, Victoria Z
Dewey number
  • 391'.009
  • 391.009
  • 746
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Textile fabrics
  • Decoration and ornament
  • Fashion
  • Beauty and Fashion
Label
The shining cloth : dress & adornment that glitters, Victoria Z. Rivers
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 171-183) and index
Control code
9780500283745
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9780500283745
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
The shining cloth : dress & adornment that glitters, Victoria Z. Rivers
Publication
Note
Originally published: 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 171-183) and index
Control code
9780500283745
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9780500283745
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.

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      51.5096382 -0.1297941
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