Ancient Gems and Finger Rings

Ancient Gems and Finger Rings : Catalogue of the Collections of the J.Paul Getty Museum

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This volume catalogues the J. Paul Getty Museum's comprehensive and important collection of Greek, Roman, Etruscan, and Near Eastern gems. Most of these objects have never before been published, making this catalogue essential for the scholar. The volume is fully and richly illustrated--each entry includes photographs of the gem and its impression as well as a profile drawing. Where pertinent, bibliographic references and comparative material are cited.

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  • Hardback | 248 pages
  • 235.5 x 311.7 x 18.8mm | 1,215.64g
  • Getty Trust Publications
  • J. Paul Getty Museum
  • Santa Monica CA, United States
  • English
  • New.
  • 16 colour & 960 b&w illustrations, 480 drawings
  • 0892362154
  • 9780892362158
  • 913,619