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Bright lights in the Dark Ages : the Thaw collection of early medieval ornament / Noël Adams.

By: Adams, Noël
Contributor(s): Pierpont Morgan Library
Publisher: New York : The Morgan Library & Museum, in association with D Giles Limited, London, 2014.Description: 381 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781907804250Subject(s): Thaw, Eugene Victor -- Art collections | Thaw, Clare -- Art collections | Decoration and ornament, Medieval | Jewelry, Medieval | Grave goods -- Europe | Material culture -- Europe -- History -- To 1500 | Europe -- Antiquities | Europe -- History -- 392-814
Contents:
Director's Foreword / William M. Griswold -- Preface / Eugene V. Thaw -- Author's Acknowledgments -- Notes to the Reader -- Introduction -- Classical Traditions, Barbarian Styles -- New Enemies, New Allies : The Hunnic Period and Its Aftermath in the East -- Gothic Identity -- Merovingian Fashions -- Anglo-Saxon England and Scandinavia -- Barbarians and Byzantium -- Glossary -- Appendix: Provenance of Works in the Thaw Collection.
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Item type Home library Collection Shelving location Call number Copy number Status Date due Barcode
Book British Museum
Britain Europe and Prehistory Shelves EEM 3.3 A (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available 10020671

Includes bibliographical references.

Director's Foreword / William M. Griswold -- Preface / Eugene V. Thaw -- Author's Acknowledgments -- Notes to the Reader -- Introduction -- Classical Traditions, Barbarian Styles -- New Enemies, New Allies : The Hunnic Period and Its Aftermath in the East -- Gothic Identity -- Merovingian Fashions -- Anglo-Saxon England and Scandinavia -- Barbarians and Byzantium -- Glossary -- Appendix: Provenance of Works in the Thaw Collection.