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Mughal silver magnificence 16th-19th Century : Magnificence de l"Argenterie Moghole. by Christiane Serra Fabri- Terlinden

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Published .
Written in English

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In English & French.

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Pagination228p. :
Number of Pages228
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Open LibraryOL15354695M
ISBN 100951852310

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