By: Davis, Mary L.; Pack, Greta
Austin, Texas, University of Texas Press: 1991
Seller ID: 2305346
Binding: Trade Paperback
Condition: Near Fine
Third printing. Sticker on rear wrapper. 1991 Trade Paperback. xv, 262 pp. Mexicos streams give forth cool green jade and rich gold; its shores provide coral and dainty pearls. Its brown hills yield silver and copper and gems whose colors form a dazzling palette for the jeweler. And Mexico has never lacked the artists to mold its abundant jewels into finished pieces of beauty. In this enjoyable volume, Mary L. Davis and Greta Pack show us the splendors of Mexican jewelry. After briefly tracing the history of the jewelry of Mexico, they describe the various types and explain the basic technique... View More...