Gold, Silver, Metals

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FIFTY MINERALS THAT CHANGED THE COURSE OF HISTORY

Written by Chaline, Eric
The brief sections are consistently interesting, and plenty of supplemental illustrations and photos make this a handsome volume... best-suited to curious kids and casual mineralogists. --Publishers Weekly A beautiful book, nicely bound and richly illustrated... written in an easy to read, casual style. --Science Books and Films
September 5, 2017 | Paperback | Firefly Books | 224 Pages |
$19.95
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STUART DEVLIN: DESIGNER GOLDSMITH SILVERSMITH

- A tribute to the remarkable and extensive oeuvre of master goldsmith and silversmith Stuart Devlin, compiled with the full cooperation of the designer craftsman himself"Stuart Devlin was probably the most original and creative goldsmith and silversmith of his time, and one of the greats of all time.
February 9, 2018 | Hardcover | Acc Art Books | 528 Pages |
$95.00
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SILVER: NATURE AND CULTURE

Written by Shen, Lindsay
From spoons to bullets to sterling coins, silver permeates our everyday culture and language. For millennia we've used it to buy what we need, adorn our bodies, or trumpet our social status, and likewise it's been useful to vanquish werewolves, vampires, and even our own smelly socks.
June 15, 2017 | Paperback | Reaktion Books | 240 Pages |
$24.95
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CAST: ART AND OBJECTS MADE USING HUMANITY'S MOST TRANSFORMATIONAL PROCESS

Written by Zettle-Sterling, Renée
Featuring exquisite photos of more than 800 contemporary and historic works, this first-of-its-kind book reveals how the process of casting--pouring material into a mold--has transformed our world through its history and omnipresence.
June 28, 2017 | Hardcover | Schiffer Craft | 456 Pages |
$80.00
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IRON HISTORY AND TECHNIQUE

Written by Yu, Wang
The term "Wrought iron" includes the concepts of hammered and notched cast iron. For many, it's become a synonym for a type of art that's tied to the past - or even an extinct art form when in fact the blacksmith's art has enjoyed renewed interest in recent years, particulary amongst artists and artisans.
November 15, 2014 | Hardcover | Artpower International Publishing |
$64.00
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ENGLISH SILVER IN THE MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, BOSTON, VOLUME 2

Written by Museum of Fine Arts Boston
The collection of English silver at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston was established in the 1930s and has long been considered one of the finest collections of such objects in the world, having grown to include over 500 pieces.
December 2, 2000 | Hardcover | MFA Publications | 416 Pages |
$29.95

ANIKA SCHWARZLOSE - SEEING INTO STONE

Written by Elena Solowjowa
The expression "seeing into stone" describes a spiritual practice, a metaphor for tunnel vision, focusing on what lies within, invisible. Anika Schwarzlose?s project of the same name presents research and archival materials from various sources.
January 1, 2021 | Paperback | Roma Publications | 135 Pages |
$27.00

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