A comprehensive history of beads, beaded jewelry and beadwork representing 40 000 years of history and drawn from every major culture and region of the world. Bead-making techniques, materials, and bead types. over 350 illustrations, 245 in colour. Diagrams, maps of bead sources, bead-shape chart and a 8-page fold-out of over 2000 beads in full colour. 364 Pages. Contents clean and binding tight. This is a heavy book and will incur additional shipping. 1st Edition. Condition: Very good. Dust jacket: Good+. Some light sunning. Hardcover. Blue cloth boards.
Publisher: Thames and Hudson
Date Published: 1987
Publication Place: London
First Edition: Yes
Condition: Very good.
Binding: Hardcover. Blue cloth boards.
Has Dust Jacket: Yes
Jacket Condition: Good+. Some light sunning. Label on rear cover.