Firearms Engraving As a Decorative Art
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Firearms Engraving As a Decorative Art The Origin of American Firearms Engraving Motifs in the Decorative Art of the Middle East by Fredric A. Harris

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Published by John Kopec Pubns .
Written in English


  • United States,
  • Engraving (Metalwork),
  • Themes, motives,
  • Firearms,
  • History: American,
  • Decoration,
  • Influence,
  • Middle East

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages156
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8519202M
ISBN 100962399604
ISBN 109780962399602

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