Ornaments from the past, bead studies after Beck : a book on glass and semiprecious stone beads in history and archaeology for archaeologists, jewellery historians and collectors / edited for the Bead Study Trust by Ian C. Glover, Helen Hughes Brock and Julian Henderson.

Title: 
Ornaments from the past, bead studies after Beck : a book on glass and semiprecious stone beads in history and archaeology for archaeologists, jewellery historians and collectors / edited for the Bead Study Trust by Ian C. Glover, Helen Hughes Brock and Julian Henderson.
Publisher: 
London : Bead Study Trust, c2003.
Description: 
xvi, 141 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.), ports. (some col.) ; 30 cm.
Other Authors: 
Glover, I. C. (Ian C.)
Hughes-Brock, Helen.
Henderson, Julian, 1953-
Bead Study Trust.
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
75996
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Location: 
Secured Stacks
Call Number: 
NK3650.O74
Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
NK3650.O74
Notes: 
Errata slip inserted in copy 1.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: 
Chapt. 1. Horace C. Beck and his influence on non-academic bead research and collecting / Robert K. Liu --
Chapt. 2. The Mycenaean Greeks, master bead-makers : major results since the time of Horace Beck / Helen Hughes-Brock --
Chapt. 3. Mycenaean beads : technology, forms and function / Kalliopi Nikita --
Chapt. 4. Scandinavian beads, ca. AD 700-1100 / Johann Callmer --
Chapt. 5. Viking age glass beads from Ribe, Denmark, in the light of ethnographic research / Torben Sode --
Chapt. 6. Sasanian beads : the evidence of art, archaeology and history / St. John Simpson --
Chapt. 7. Size does not matter : the nature of Celtic bead-making sites / Chris Robinson --
Chapt. 8. Alkaline etched beads in Southeast Asia / Ian C. Glover and Bérénice Bellina --
Chapt. 9. Powder-glass beads in Africa / Margret Carey --
Chapt. 10. Present-day bead making in Ghana / John Haigh --
Chapt. 11. Ancient hard stone beads and seals from Myanmar / Barbie Campbell Cole.
ISBN: 
9749116593