thread of Ariadne. A study of ancient Greek dress. by Elsa Gullberg

Cover of: thread of Ariadne. | Elsa Gullberg

Published by P. Åström, (S. Vägen 61) in Göteborg .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Greece.

Subjects:

  • Textile fibers -- History.,
  • Clothing and dress -- Greece.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [49]-51.

Book details

StatementBy Elsa Gullberg & Paul Åström.
SeriesStudies in Mediterranean archaeology ;, v. 21
ContributionsÅström, Paul, joint author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGT550 .G8
The Physical Object
Pagination51, (2) p.
Number of Pages51
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5388215M
LC Control Number72583288

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