Capistrano-Baker, Florina: PHILIPPINE ANCESTRAL GOLD. Manila, 2011. 299 pp. Colour plates throughout. 24x28 cm. Wrappers.
Published as a guide to the permanent exhibition at the Ayala Museum in Manila: Gold of Ancestors: Pre-Colonial Treasures in the Philippines. A very well-illustrated work on these enigmatic pieces mostly comprising small pieces of jewellery and gold filigree work dating from before the Spanish arrival in the country. The exhibits were excavated at sites throughout the Philippines. A good contribution to a subject on which little is published.
Available, as of: 11/11/2017
Was item 287 in printed List 190.
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