Imperial Craftsman and His World by Geza Von Habsburg

Publisher: Booth-Clibborn

Written in English
Cover of: Faberge | Geza Von Habsburg
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  • Antiques & collectables: gold & silver (other than jewellery),
  • Antiques & collectables: jewellery,
  • 20th century,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Jewelry,
  • Jewelry Arts And Crafts,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Antiques/Collectibles,
  • Russia,
  • Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions - Museum,
  • History - General,
  • Antiques & Collectibles / Jewelry,
  • Design - General
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Number of Pages416
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Open LibraryOL9310404M
ISBN 101861541643
ISBN 109781861541642

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