Author:Alok Kumar Kanungo

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Indian Glass Beads: Archaeology to Ethnography

By: Alok Kumar Kanungo

Price: $77.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Research India Press: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037960

ISBN: 8189131990

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 208 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

Stone Beads of South and Southeast Asia

By: Alok Kumar Kanungo

Price: $124.99

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2018

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039877

ISBN: 8173055858

Condition: New


Stone Beads of South and Southeast Asia: Archaeology, Ethnography and Global Connections is by far the most comprehensive book on stone beads. With contributions from 25 leading scholars from 17 research institutions of eight countries, the book dwells on related matter from ancient as well as modern India and other regions of South Asia. Stone beads have gained the reputation of being one of the most important markers of prehistoric technological complexity, especially in South Asia. Their study is crucial for understanding our past contacts, technology and trade, besides comprehending our ma... View more info

Mapping the Indo-Pacific Beads vis-a-vis Papanaidupet

By: Alok Kumar Kanungo

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2016

Seller ID: 110411

ISBN: 8173055475

Condition: New


Mapping the Indo-Pacific Beads vis-à-vis Papanaidupet is not only about beads, bead production cycle, people involved in their manufacture, and traditional bead users, but also about the most important glass bead city of the world. The archaeological community has spent considerable time and energy in reconstructing ancient cities with bead workshops and has formulated many hypotheses about them. This is the first and last time that a bead city identical to those of 2,500 years old has been recorded ethnographically and visually in full detail. This attempt has captured a visual model for fut... View more info