DU0YH1 - NEW BOOK
Du Jinpeng ed: YU HUA LIU YING: YINXU FUHAO MU CHUTU YUQI. (Jades Excavated from the Tomb of Fu Hao). Beijing, 2017. 219 pp. Colour text plates throughout. A few b/w line drawings. 29x21 cm. Boards.
A detailed study of jades excavated from the tomb of the famous Fu Hao, Lady Fu. Fu Hao was a heroine of ancient China, being the wife of a pre-eminent Shang king, Wu Ding, and herself famous as a politician, military leader and shaman. The sheer number of jades found in her tomb at Anyang reflect her pre-eminence. The majority of the jades are small and are here enlarged in reproduction to show full and intricate detail. Many shown in numerous views. All text in Chinese.
Available, as of: 08/11/2019
Was item 6 in printed List 197.
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