Global Art & Artifacts

History of Ancient Pottery Vol 1. Hardback Reproduction Book. Samuel Birch

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Originally published in 1858, this is a photocopy reproduction of the first of two volumes. 

Topics include:  Egyptian and Oriental Pottery (Antiquity of the Art, Glazed Ware & Assyrian Pottery); Greek Pottery (Etymology, Greek Vases, Glazed Vases).

415 pages.  Very readable


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Bowls, Boxes, Bells, Gongs, Medicine Holders. Containers not considered vessels
FFurniture / Furnishings
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RReference / Research
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SStatues & Figures
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