Hiyas: Philippine Jewellery Heritage by Ramon N. Villegas tells the story of the rich legacy of Philippine gold and fine jewellery traditions. Pre-dating the Spanish conquest of the archipelago, Filipinos have been crafting jewellery since the prehistoric era. This book traces the history of jewellery making in the country, including the materials used and the various references and designs from the ancient times to the present.
Guild of Philippine Jewellers Inc., Philippines
Hardcover / 12.25 x 9.25 inches / 289 pages / Color
One copy only. Previously owned, good condition.