Finger-ringe und Gemmen

P. W. S.
December 1984
Ornament;Winter84, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p64
The article features the art catalog "Fingerringe und Gemmen: Sammlung Dr. Pressmar, Katalog der Ausstellung Munchen," by Gisela Zahlhaas. It includes information on the various issues relevant to ancient gems and finger rings that are explored by the catalog, as well as a discussion of the issues' implications for decoration and ornament.


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