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[ Cultural Studies ]
Craft and the Kingly Ideal
Art, Trade, and Power
By Mary W. Helms
In this study of craft production and long-distance trade in traditional, nonindustrial societies, Mary W. Helms explores the power attributed to objects that either are produced by skilled artisans and/or come from far away.