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British Museum Trustees

Overview
Works: 559 works in 832 publications in 1 language and 17,783 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  History  Catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Pictorial works  Periodicals  Catalogs and collections 
Roles: Publisher, Other, Editor, Distributor
Classifications: N5350, 709.32
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Most widely held works by British Museum
Treasures from Korea : art through 5000 years ( Book )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lindow man : the body in the bog by I. M Stead ( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The British museum quarterly by British Museum ( )
in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
German Renaissance prints 1490-1550 by Giulia Bartrum ( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Betr. u.a. Hans Holbein d.J., Urs Graf
Treasures of the British Museum by Marjorie Caygill ( Book )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The treasures include the Rosetta Stone, the Sutton Hoo ship burial, the Elgin Marbles, the Isle of Lewis chessmen, the Portland Vase, the Aztec turquoise mosaics, relics of the royal cemetary at Ur and the bronze Bodhisattva Tara
The art of ancient Egypt by Gay Robins ( Book )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the awesome grandeur of the great pyramids to the delicacy of a face etched on an amulet, the power of the art of ancient Egypt persists to this day. This beautifully illustrated book conducts us through the splendors of this world, great and small, and into the mysteries of its fascination in its day as well as in our own. What did art, and the architecture that housed it, mean to the ancient Egyptians? Why did they invest such vast wealth and effort in its production? These are the puzzles Gay Robins explores as she examines the objects of Egyptian art - the tombs and wall paintings, the sculpture and stelae, the coffins, funerary papyri, and amulets - from its first flowering in the Early Dynastic period to its final resurgence in the time of the Ptolemies
Chinese pottery and porcelain : from prehistory to the present by S. J Vainker ( Book )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five thousand years of glass by Hugh Tait ( Book )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seven thousand years of jewellery by British Museum ( Book )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An illustrated survey of personal jewellery, revealing the varied styles, techniques and materials used from ancient Mesopotamia to modern times
Ethnic jewelry by John Mack ( Book )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chinese ornament : the lotus and the dragon by Jessica Rawson ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The shadow of the guillotine : Britain and the French Revolution by David Bindman ( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Greek and Roman architecture by R. A Tomlinson ( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Archaeology in Britain since 1945 : new directions ( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Images of the Greek theatre by J. R Green ( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History of Greek theatre as represented in painted pottery, terracotta figures, sculpture, mosaics ans gems - How it was seen by audiences of the fourth and fifth centuries
Memorials to the Roman dead by Susan Walker ( Book )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Japanese print since 1900 : old dreams and new visions by Lawrence Smith ( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Islamic art & design, 1500-1700 by J. M Rogers ( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Czechoslovak prints from 1900 to 1970 by Irena Goldscheider ( Book )
4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ancient Olympic games by Judith Swaddling ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Trustees of the British museum
Languages
English (72)
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