professor University of Athens, f. director of the Benaki Museum
GREEK TRADITIONAL JEWELRY
80 photographs and drawings
hardback, 30x25 cm
The unique treasures of the Benaki Museum in Athens, products of traditional Greek handicrafts, are presented in this exúcepúúútionúally elegant publication. The Greek folk cultural tradúition is reflected in earrings, bracelets, neckúlaces, pins, brooches, belts, crosses, diadems, etc., photographed for the first time for this book. The combination of deúsigns and arúrangements of jewelry with costumes presents the variety of taste in different parts of Greece.