Robert Hale Limited, 1998, Hardcover, Book Condition: Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: Fine, Second
First impression. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 270 pages. This book is available and ready to be shipped.. Meets the rising demand for information about collecting, appraising, buying and selling cameos. The only book of its kind, Cameos Old & New, 2nd Edition provides a comprehensive reference for anyone interested in cameos, including how to: Build and care for a cameo collection; develop an eye for quality and an appreciation for cameos as "art"; detect genuine cameos from among synthetics and imitations; "circa date" cameos to differentiate old cameos from new; distinguish ultrasonically-produced cameos from hand-carved pieces; avoid the major pitfall--the purchase of mediocre pieces, fakes, and forgeries; and much, much more. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Antiques & Collectibles; United States; ISBN: 0709063555. ISBN/EAN: 9780709063551. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 7562.