Pewter: At the Victoria and Albert Museumby Anthony North, Andrew Spira
Secular and religious works from the Middle Ages to the present day are presented with many of the pieces
A comprehensive study covering the pewterware from around the world, including many previously unpublished pieces. The manufacturing methods are outlined and developments of the pewter trade are traced in thematic chapters, including a short section on fakes.
Secular and religious works from the Middle Ages to the present day are presented with many of the pieces receiving detailed examinations. Not only a valuable resource for specialists, this title will appeal to those interested in traditional crafts and antiques.
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