Book Title: Krakowskie Klejnoty Ludowe
Translation: Folk Jewelry of Krakow
Author: Tadeusz Seweryn
Language(s): Polish with German summary
Published: Krakow, Poland – 1935
Format & Size: Softcover – 9″ x 11.75″
Book Condition: tears and wear to cover spine; interior excellent
Description: Scarce book published in Poland in 1935 about the traditional folk jewelry worn with the Krakow folk costume during the 19th and early 20th century. There are 35 pages of text, which include black/white photos and illustrations along with a German summary. In addition, there are 3 tipped-in color plates showcasing the gold and silver jewelry in full color. Many images and description of crosses, rings, necklaces, cuff links, earrings, pins, etc. A valuable resource.