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exhibition of silver and other objects of the 19th and early 20th centuries.

exhibition of silver and other objects of the 19th and early 20th centuries.

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Published by Thomas Lumley Ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Silverwork -- Exhibitions.,
  • Decorative arts -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreExhibitions.
    ContributionsThomas Lumley Limited.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[76] p. :
    Number of Pages76
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18886794M

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