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Seals and Status: Power of Objects

By John Cherry, Jessica Berenbeim, Lloyd De Beer
Paperback
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Product Details

Author:
John Cherry, Jessica Berenbeim, Lloyd De Beer
Publisher:
British Museum Pubns Ltd
Format:
Paperback
Pages:
225
ISBN-13:
9780861592135
Release Date:
June 30, 2018
For 7,000 years seals have functioned as signs of authority. This publication deals specifically with aspects of status in the history of seals, exploring this theme across a diverse range of cultural contextsfrom the 9th century up to the Early Modern period, and, across the world, looking at Byzantine, European, Islamic and Chinese examples.