Antike Gemmen und ihr Nachleben (German Edition) by Erika Zwierlein-Diehl PDF

By Erika Zwierlein-Diehl

ISBN-10: 3110194503

ISBN-13: 9783110194500

historic gem stones are useful stones with engraved photographs. Intaglios (gems with incised detrimental photographs) functioned as seals, jewellery, and amulets. Cameos (with raised aid photos) have been jewels or for reveal. gemstones are an affidavit to social and cultural heritage and mirror old occasions. This publication seems to be at their heritage from the Minoan/Mycenaean interval to past due Antiquity (4th/3rd millennium BC – fifth century advert) andtheir endured use and reinterpretation within the center a while, in addition to their reception via creditors, specialists, and artists from the center a while to fashionable Times.

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