Ancient Glass of South Asia: Archaeology, Ethnography and Global Connections by Alok Kumar Kanungo
English | PDF | 2021 | 567 Pages | ISBN : 9811636559 | 25.3 MB
This book provides a comprehensive research on Ancient Indian glass. The contributors include experienced archaeologists of South Asian glass and archaeological chemists with expertise in the chemical analysis of glass, besides, established ethnohistorians and ethnoarchaeologists. It is comprised of five sections, and each section discusses different aspects of glass study: the origin of glass and its evolution, its scientific study and its care, ancient glass in literature and glass ethnography, glass in South Asia and the diffusion of glass in different parts of the world.