The Berthouville Silver Treasure and Roman Luxury

By: Lapatin, Kenneth, ed.

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Quarto (28.5 cm), pp. 190. Black cloth boards with silver titling. Grey pictorial jacket. Illustrated end papers. Lavishly illustrated throughout. Includes contributions by Mathilde Avisseau-Broustet, Cécile Colonna, Isabelle Fouduet, Gaëlle Gautier, Susan Lansing Maish, Ruth Leader-Newby and Eduardo Sánchez. Discovered in 1830, near the village of Berthouville, Normandy when a farmer's plow struck an ancient tile, below which were about 90 silver objects dating to the height of the Roman empire. This book features the Getty exhibition "Ancient Luxury and the Roman Silver Treasure from Berthouville," which includes the enitire Berthouville treasure and other Roman objects from the holdings of the Cabinet des médailles. Dust jacket present.

Title: The Berthouville Silver Treasure and Roman Luxury

Author Name: Lapatin, Kenneth, ed.

Categories: Visual Arts,

Publisher: Los Angeles, J. Paul Getty Museum: 2014

ISBN Number: 1606064207

ISBN Number 13: 9781606064207

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Seller ID: 28673