Jewels and Jewellery
  • Imprint: V & A Publishing
  • Publication Date: May 1, 2008
  • Price: $35.00
  • Trim Size: 11 12 x 8 12
  • ISBN: 1-85177-535-8
  • EAN: 9781851775354
  • Page Count: 176
  • Illustrations: 240 Color
  • Format: Paperback
  • Rights: World English, ex AU and NZ

This gem of a book sparkles with diamonds, rubies, and exceptional pieces of the jeweler's art. Famous jewels are featured alongside superb examples of rings, brooches, pendants, earrings, and tiaras from the medieval era through the twentieth-century and to the present time.

About the author

Clare Phillips is a curator in the Sculpture, Metalwork, Ceramics & Glass Department at the V&A. Her publications include Jewelry: From Antiquity to the Present and contributions to Art Nouveau 1890–1914 and Silver.