GOLD AND CORAL: PRESENTATION ARMS FROM ALGIERS AND TUNIS
English text, 2014, 256pp., colour photos.throughout 2014.
This publication is the result of the author’s research into the history of the significant number of ceremonial weapons that in the 18th & early 19th centuries were used as political gifts from Algiers & Tunis to kings, princes & other rulers in Europe & the United States. The items are now in leading Museums or private collections. Each is documented to discover provenance.