Richter, Anne & Carpenter, Bruce: GOLD JEWELLERY OF THE INDONESIAN ARCHIPELAGO. Singapore, 2012. 480 pp. Colour plates (many full page) throughout. 30x26 cm. Cloth.
A marvellous visual reference on gold jewellery from throughout Indonesia showing over 700 previously unpublished examples worn by the tribes, ethnic peoples and rulers of this extensive archipelago. The majority of the jewellery shown dates from the 19th and 20th centuries. The pieces have been made available for publication by the Mandala Foundation in Singapore. All beautifully illustrated in colour and described. Introductory essays accompany.
Available, as of: 20/05/2019
Was item 143 in printed List 195.
Record produced by Hanshan Tang Books, www.hanshan.com.