View Basket “Archaeology from the Wetlands” has been added to your basket.
Making for America cover
Making for America_image_1Making for America_image_2Making for America_image_3

Making for America

£10.00

SKU: 9781908332035 Category:

Product Description

edited by Vanessa Habib, Jim Gray & Sheila Forbes

Every field of the decorative arts in colonial and early America is infused with Scottish culture – from furniture, textiles and weaponry to silver, jewellery, glass and ceramics. Making for America is a fascinating study of the transatlantic relationship between Scottish craftsmanship and the emigrant workers of the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries who embraced a new life in America.

The Society of Antiquaries of Scotland gratefully acknowledges funding towards the publication of this volume from Historic Scotland, the British Academy and the Jennie S Gordon Memorial Foundation.

View the Table of Contents

Additional Information

Weight 1.5 kg
Dimensions 220 x 287 mm
ISBN

978-1-908332-03-5

Number of pages

272

Format

Hardcover

Publication date

September 2013

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Making for America”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Help us to do more

Help us: champion research; stimulate discussion; enhance public understanding; and share our extraordinary heritage. Donate directly to the Society now.