GOLD AND CORAL: PRESENTATION ARMS FROM ALGIERS AND TUNIS

ANDERSON (N.)

M028

£72.00

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.