Relics and Reproductions: Identifying Reproduction and Altered Ancient American Artifacts

By: Bennett, James R.

Price: $75.00

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Book Condition: Near Fine


A very nice copy. 2003 Trade Paperback. Over 900 color photos. Whether you are new to the relic collecting hobby or a long time artifact collector, you are sure to find helpful tips as well as detailed insight into the scientific approach to building a fake-free collection. Look what's inside: building a clean collection; microscopic evaluation; using ultraviolet light; identifying rechipping; ancient vs. modern damage; identifying restoration; altered stone relics; fake surface patination; fake slate artifacts; spotting modern grinding.

Title: Relics and Reproductions: Identifying Reproduction and Altered Ancient American Artifacts

Author: Bennett, James R.

Categories: Reference, Antiques & Collectibles, American, Archaeology,

Publisher: Ohio, Homestead Publishing Company: 2003

ISBN Number: 097295600X

ISBN Number 13: 9780972956000

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 2281642

Keywords: ANTIQUES COLLECTIBLE REFERENCE RELICS REPRODUCTIONS ANTHROPOLOGY ARCHAEOLOGY AMERICAN REFERENCE,