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Cameos old & new

Anna M. Miller

Cameos old & new

by Anna M. Miller

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Published by GemStone Press in Woodstock, VT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cameos

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 264-268) and index.

    Other titlesCameos old and new
    StatementAnna M. Miller.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK5720 .M55 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 274 p. :
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23552076M
    ISBN 100943763363
    LC Control Number2002035306

    “The best introductory book on cameos.” — The Australian Gemmologist “A superb and comprehensive reference, Cameos Old & New is an invaluable resource and reference for collectors, dealers, curators and anyone wanting to know more about the cameos in their possession.”. Today, the allure of finely carved cameos is drawing a new generation of both savvy collectors and gifted artists who are captivated by their transcendental elegance. This book offers critical information for the novice, advanced collector, jewelry dealer, curator and appraiser--for all who buy and sell cameos, or who are just fascinated by : Anna M Miller; Diana Jarrett.

    Read "Cameos Old & New (4th Edition)" by Anna M. Miller, G.G., RMV available from Rakuten Kobo. Newly Updated and Expanded Critical and up-to-the-minute information for the novice, advanced collector, jewelry dealer, Brand: Turner Publishing Company. Inexpensive, mass-produced cameos from the s are sometimes carved out of shell but set in brass. These are technically "real" cameos because they are made from a shell, and they are worth more than the plastic cameos, but they are still considered costume jewelry and thus are not very valuable.

      Cameos Old & New (4th Edition) by Anna M. Miller, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(15). I’ve been meaning to write about cameos for ages, and then I found a section about them in the fabulous book Answers to Questions about Old Jewelry by jewelry expert C. Jeanenne Bell, G.G. Here are the parts I found most interesting, to answer the most common questions about cameos.


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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 a/5(15).

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The book contains pages of insightful information, detailed pictures, and 16 color : Turner Publishing Company. Cameos were a hallmark of social status and intrinsically beautiful adornments down through the centuries.

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The shell cameos, imported from Italy, are all signed on the back by the master carver Gennaro Borriello who owns the studio.

Master carvers will sign the cameo on the front of the carving. Thanks to Anna M. Miller’s book Cameos Old & New for shell information. and new cameo materials 84 carving centers and renowned carvers 4 distinguishing old and new cameos circa-dating cameos uncovering intentional cameo fakes, frauds, and forgeries 5 alternate cameo materials and cameo imitators mount vesuvius lava—the italian cameo stone glass cameos cameo glass tassie glass Brand: Turner Publishing Company.

Newly revised & expanded, Cameos Old & New, 2nd Edition meets the rising demand for information about collecting, appraising, buying, & selling cameos. From ancient times to the present, cameos have captivated artists as a unique medium in which to capture & reflect the history, literature, &.

Cameos Old & New (4th Edition) Anna M. Miller, G.G., RMV. $; Antiques Roadshow Book Club Selection Since ancient times, cameo making has allowed artists of every era to capture and reflect on the history, literature and lore of their culture. Today, the allure of finely carved cameos is drawing a new generation of both savvy collectors.

Newly Updated and Expanded Critical and up-to-the-minute information for the novice, advanced collector, jewelry dealer, curator and appraiser--for all who buy and sell cameos, or who are just fascinated by them. Antiques Roadshow Book Club Selection Since ancient times, cameo making has allowed artists of every era to capture and reflect on the history, literature and lore of their culture.5/5(2).

cameos old & new. editors: miller, anna m. (ed.) from scaraboid to cameo 6 roman cameos 11 the dark and middle ages 19 the renaissance and later 23 2 the subjects: myths, legends, historical events, and stories behind the)ewels myths and legends 33 symbols 42 vii portraits 44 historical events and stories behind the ]ewels 45 3 cameo Brand: Springer US.

Old Freehold Rd., Toms River NJ. Car Show: 11am - 3pm Cameo Showtime: 1pm - Bring Lawn Chairs Book Early. was sold out HCW Out & About Club Welcomes Back The Cameos. THE CAMEOS – NEW JERSEY’S FAVORITE OLDIES GROUP. In her book, “Cameos: Old & New,” Anna M.

Miller wrote that at that time it was estimated that as many as eighty-percent of cameos were being machine-cut by ultrasound in Germany and Japan. Gerhard Becker, a master cameo carver, described the look of cameos made by ultrasound as having the appearance of “freshly fallen snow.”.

Vintage and Antique Cameos. Related Categories. Auction Alerts. Picture an antique cameo, and the first image that probably pops into your mind is a woman's profile carved out of white shell against a coral background.

That certainly describes a typical Victorian cameo, but cameos come in a much wider range of materials and designs. Gemstone portrait cameos of your loved one. Family Crest Rings. Settings of Gold, Platinum or Silver. Custom made for Queen Elizabeth II, Crown Prince of Dubai.Shell cameos are easily damaged, so avoid using soap, harsh cleaners or commercial jewelry cleaners.

Mother-of-pearl cameos can be cleaned with a mixture of mild soap and warm water before being dried with a soft cloth. Thanks to Anna M.

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