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Secret Treasures of Russia: One Thousand Years of Gold and Silver for the State History Museum

Exhibitions Australia Art

Secret Treasures of Russia: One Thousand Years of Gold and Silver for the State History Museum

Moscow

by Exhibitions Australia Art

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Published by Art Exhibitions Australia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Exhibition Catalogs,
  • Art,
  • Antiques / Collectibles,
  • Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions - Museum,
  • Design - Decorative

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsNikolai Alekseev (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8656034M
    ISBN 101875460039
    ISBN 109781875460038
    OCLC/WorldCa27721574

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Secret Treasures of Russia: One Thousand Years of Gold and Silver for the State History Museum by Exhibitions Australia Art Download PDF EPUB FB2

Secret treasures of Russia: one thousand years of gold and silver from the State History Museum, Moscow. Author: Gosudarstvennyĭ istoricheskiĭ muzeĭ (Moscow, Russia) ; Art.

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