Ramsden, H. A: COREAN COIN CHARMS AND AMULETS. Kansas, 1963. 41 pp. 3 plates, 155 b/w illustrations. 23x16 cm. Paper.
A pioneering work on the previously neglected subject of Korean charms. As the author says, 'their bizarre shapes, artistic designs and uncommon patterns with symbolical conceptions and quaint inscriptions, give them a charm all of their own'. Reprint of the 1910 edition. A very scarce contribution.
Subjects: Numismatics Metalwork
Available, as of: 20/05/2019
Was item 142 in printed List 195.
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