The book is a complete presentation of the entire Hellenistic jewellery of the Benaki Museum. Jewellery is tested both in typology and in complex construction techniques. In a separate chapter, is developed the historical context in which the goldsmith of the period grew. The scholar has selected seven jewelleries from the collection, which are dealt with by her in depth using rich comparative material.
Author: Monica M. Jackson
120 pages, 130 colour images