Siculo-Arabic ivories / by Perry Blythe Cott ...

By: Cott, Perry Blythe, 1909-
Publisher: [Princeton] : Publ. for the Department of Art and Archaeology of Princeton University, 1939.Description: vii, 68 p., 80 leaves of plates ; 40 cm.Subject(s): Ivories | Art objects, Islamic | Art objects -- Italy -- SicilyDDC classification: 751
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"The present work represents, in revised form, a doctoral dissertation presented to the Department of Art and Archaeology of Princeton University in 1937."--Pref.

In portfolio.

"A grant from the American Council of Learned Societies has assisted the publication of this volume."

"The present volume ... is concerned primarily with the painted ivories, principally in the form of small caskets and pyxides, which were made Sicily by Moslem craftsmen working at Palermo in the twelfth century."--Pref.

"Principal references cited": p. 61.