A Marvel to Behold': Gold and Silver at the Court of Henry VIII

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Henry VIII amassed the most spectacular collection of gold and silver of any British monarch. Plate and jewels were hugely prominent in medieval and Renaissance courts and played an essential role in dynastic marriages and diplomacy as well as in cementing the bonds between king and court. Ranging from plain domestic wares to extraordinary bejewelled works of art, Henry's collection embraced virtuoso continental objects as well as vast quantities of plate commissioned from London goldsmiths or inherited from his father. But ...

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    • Title: 'a Marvel to Behold': Gold and Silver at the Court of Henry VIII by Timothy Schroder
    • Publisher: Boydell Press
    • Print ISBN: 9781783275076, 1783275073
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    • Edition: 2020 1st edition
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