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Title The art of gold, the legacy of Pre-Hispanic Colombia : collection of the Gold Museum in Bogotá / photos: Juan Mayr ; texts: Clara Isabel Botero .. [and others]..

Publication Info. México, D.F. : Fondo de Cultura Económica ; Bogotá : Banco de la República ; Milano : Skira, 2007.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  OVERSIZE 739.2 A784A    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description 271 pages : chiefly illustrations (some color), color maps ; 29 cm.
Series Tezontle.
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-271)
Contents On the trail of El Dorado. On the trail of El Dorado : travellers, scientists and antiquarians / Clara Isabel Botero -- Colombia in the world. Geographical location / Roberto Lleras Perez -- Cultures of Pre-Hispanic gold. Symbolism and aesthetics in the ancient metalwork of Colombia / Santiago Londono Velez ; Narino ; Tumaco ; Calima ; San Agustin ; Tierradentro ; Tolima ; Quimbaya ; Cauca ; Zenu ; Tairona ; Muisca ; Uraba and Choco -- Pre-Hispanic metalworking and goldwork techniques. Prehispanic metalworking and goldwork techniques / Roberto Lleras Perez ; Chronology / Roberto Lleras Perez -- Colombian indigenous peoples today / Santiago Londono Velez -- History of the gold museum. The gold museum / Efrain Sanchez Cabra and Clara Isabel Botero.
Subject Museo del Oro (Banco de la República) -- Catalogs.
Indian goldwork -- Colombia -- Catalogs.
Indians of South America -- Colombia -- Antiquities -- Catalogs.
Local Subject Indigenous peoples -- South America -- Colombia -- Antiquities -- Catalogs.
Added Author Mayr, Juan.
Botero, Clara Isabel.
Museo del Oro (Banco de la República)
Added Title Collection of the Gold Museum in Bogotá
ISBN 8876247769
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