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Cambodian silver animals a long tradition of artistic heritage by K. I. Matics

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Published by Chulalongkorn University Press, Distributed by Chulalongkorn University Book Centre in Patumwan, Bangkok .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Cambodia.

Subjects:

  • Silverwork -- Cambodia.,
  • Handicraft -- Cambodia.,
  • Decoration and ornament -- Animal forms -- Cambodia.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-241) and index.

Statementby K.I. Matics.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNK7178.6.C6 M37 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 297 p., [2] p. of plates :
Number of Pages297
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3611159M
ISBN 109741314175
LC Control Number2002363775
OCLC/WorldCa52118169

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