BeadingLast Update 4/8/2004
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Here are some examples of the work that I do. If you have any references on period wire jewelry not listed in this section,
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References By Author
|Viking||Astrup, E.E. and Arnfinn G. Andersen. 1987. "A Study of Metal Foiled Glass Beads from the Viking Period." Acta Archaeologica (Copenhagen) 58:222-228.|
|Embroidery||Bath, Virginia Churchill. Embroidery Masterworks.|
|General||Boucher, Francois Leon Louis. 1987.
20,000 Years of Fashion. H.N. Abrams Publishers.
|Viking||Calmer, J. 1977. “Trade beads and bead-trade in Scandinavia ca. 800-100 A.D.” Acta Archaeological Lundensia.|
|General||Clabburn, Pamela. Bead Work. Shire Publications. album 57.|
|General||Dubin, Lois Sherr. 1987. The History of Beads : From 30,000 B.C. to the Present . New York: Harry N. Abrams. ISBN 0-8109-0736-4.|
|Embroidery||Edwards, Joan. 1992. Bead Embroidery.|
|Europe||Egan, Geoff, and Frances Pritchard. 1996. Dress Accessories. Museum of London. ISBN 0-11-290444-0.|
|Roman||Guido, Margaret. The Glass Beads of the Prehistoric and Roman Periods in Britain and Ireland. Society of Antiquaries of London : Distributed by Thames and Hudson.|
|Native American||Henry, Peggy Sue. Beads to Buckskins Series.
|Europe||Jargstorf, Sibylle. 1997. Glass Beads from Europe: With Value Guide (Schiffer Book for Collectors). Schiffer Pub Ltd.|
|Viking||Joyce, Kristin, and Addison, Shellei. Pearls: Ornament and Obsession.|
|Egyptian Paste/Faience||Lucas, A. and J. R. Harris. 1999. Ancient Egyptian Materials and Industries. Fourth Edition. Dover Publications.|
|Rose Petal Beads||Rohde, Eleanour Sinclair. 1973. Rose Recipes from Olden Times. Dover The Old English Herbals.|
|Viking||Scarisbrick, Diana. 1996. Tudor and Jacobean Jewellery. University of Washington Press.|
|Anglo-Saxon||Scull, Christopher, with many assorted other authors. 1992. Excavation and Survey at Watchfield, 1983-32; Arch. Journal 149: 124-281.|
|Embroidery||Schuette, Marie, and Sigrid Mueller-Christensen. A Pictorial History of Embroidery.|
|Viking||Smith, Marvin T., and Good, Mary Elizabeth. Early Sixteenth Century Glass Beads in the Spanish Colonial Trade.|
|Egyptian Paste/Faience||Speight, Charlotte F., and John Toki.1994. Hands in Clay: An Introduction to Ceramics. Third Edition. Mayfield Publishing Company.|
|Viking||Tortzig, Gustaf. “Beads made of cowrie shells from the Red Sea and the Indian Ocean found on Gotland.” Trade and Exchange In Prehistory: Studies in Honor of Berta Stjernquist. eds. Birgitta Hardh et al. Lund: Lunds Universitets Historiska Museum. 1988. pp. 287-294.
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