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Medieval wooden sculpture in Sweden.

Statens Historiska Museum.

Medieval wooden sculpture in Sweden.

by Statens Historiska Museum.

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Published by Royal Swedish Academy of Letters, History and Antiquities in Stockholm .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Based on the collection of medieval wooden sculpture at the Museum of National Antiquities Stockholm.

ContributionsAndersson, Aron.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14122208M

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Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" Author: Bengt Thordeman. Statens historiska museum (Stockholm, Sweden). Medieval wooden sculpture in Sweden. Stockholm, Almqvist & Wiksell [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Bengt Thordeman; Aron Andersson; Statens historiska museum (Stockholm, Sweden).

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