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Author: Nancy Schiffer
ISBN: 088740135X
Language: English
Pages: 256 pages
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Publisher: Schiffer Pub Ltd; First Edition edition (March 1, 1997)
Rating: 4.3
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Nancy N. Schiffer is an art historian whose interest in jewelry has evolved from studies of porcelain and decorative arts. She has written other books on jewelry and various fields of popular culture. She lives in Pennsylvania.

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The Power of Jewelry. Estate Jewelry: 1760-1960. Other accomplishments include her book All About Antique Silver with International Hallmarks, published by AAA Publishing, which has been favorably received in the collecting community. Diana Sanders Cinamon. Handbook of Fine Jewelry. Theodor Fahrner Jewelry: Between Avant-Garde and Tradition. Ulrike von Hase-Schmundt, Christianne Weber, and Ingeborg Becker. Schiffer Publishing, Ltd. 4880 Lower Valley Road, Atglen, Pennsylvania 19310 t. 610-593-1777 f. 610-593-2002 infofferbooks.

Schiffer Publishing Handbook of Fine Jewelry - Do you know what the karat weight of. .Independent PUBLISHER with a book for everyone

Schiffer Publishing Handbook of Fine Jewelry - Do you know what the karat weight of jewelry refers to? Find out this and the meanings of hundreds of other specialized terms in the Handbook of Fine Jewelry. The automatic appeal of spectacular jewelry, from antique to contemporary, is focused here through exquisite designs, brilliant gemstones and unique settings. Independent PUBLISHER with a book for everyone. Nancy Schiffer has written extensively on jewelry including The Power of Jewelry, Jewelry by Southwest American Indians: Evolving Designs, and Costume Jewelry, The Great Pretenders.

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The Power of Jewelry book. Hundreds of stunning color photographs of magnificent jewelry and fascinating legends associated with all the different gem stones are combined to form a fresh, new approach to antique and modern jewelry. Organized alphabetically by gem types from agate to zircon, the lively text presents the mystical powers ascribed historically to each gem.

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1996 BOOK, FUN JEWELRY by Nancy N. Schiffer Revised with Updated Values. Star Spangled Jewelry by Whitson, SandraSchiffer, Nancy (Paperback book, 2007). Customs services and international tracking provided. ISBN 10: 088740135X, ISBN 13: 9780887401350. Nancy N. Schiffer is an art historian whose interest in jewelry has evolved from studies of porcelain and decorative arts

The Power of Jewelry. Published by Schiffer Pub Ltd, West Chester, PA, 1988. Condition: Fine Hardcover.

Nancy Schiffer has studied Native American culture for thirty years. She has written books on jewelry, decorative arts, and collectibles, and lives in southeastern Pennsylvania.

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Hundreds of stunning color photographs of magnificent jewelry and fascinating legends associated with all the different gem stones are combined to form a fresh, new approach to antique and modern jewelry. Organized alphabetically by gem types from agate to zircon, the lively text presents the mystical powers ascribed historically to each gem. At the same time, the variety of European and American jewelry styles shown., which span 300 years, proclaim the social, political and financial power of their owners. Because these examples were carefully chosen from international private collections, dealers, and auction houses, they exhibit what is actually obtainable today. Exceptional design, exquisite workmanship, and the finest materials demonstrate the best of the jeweler's art from each era. The Power of Jewelry is a visual feast, and the accompanying stories are both interesting and informative. Jewelry lovers(and who isn't?) will be captivated by The Power of Jewelry.