Author:Carolyn L. White, University of Nevada, Reno

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American Artifacts of Personal Adornment, 1680-1820: A Guide to Identification and Interpretation

By: Carolyn L. White, University of Nevada, Reno

Price: $47.95

Publisher: AltaMira Press: Sep 2005

Seller ID: 105898

ISBN: 0-7591-0589-8

Condition: 160 pages, Over 100 illustrations and tables., paperback, AltaMira Press


Bracelets, buckles, buttons, and beads. Clasps, combs, and chains. Items of personal adornment fill museum collections and are regularly uncovered in historical period archaeological excavations. But until the publication of this comprehensive volume, there has been no basic guide to help curators, registrars, historians, archaeologists, or collectors identify this class of objects from colonial and early republican America. Carolyn L. White helps the reader understand a... View more info