Freer Gallery of Art & Shansi Prov. Lib: EXCAVATION OF A WEST HAN DYNASTY SITE. At Yen-Tzu Ko-Ta, Wan Ch'uan Hsien, Southwestern Shansi. Shanghai, 1932. 18 pp. Chinese and 44 pp. English text. 21 plates, 4 maps, 2 folding. 27x21 cm. Paper.
GBP 55.00
Description of a site plausibly identified as that at which Emperor Han Wudi, in 113 B.C., inaugurated the official worship of Hou Tu, the Goddess of Earth. Excavation conducted jointly by the Freer Gallery and the Shansi Provincial Library of T'ai-yuan.
Subjects: Archaeology
Available, as of: 03/03/2020
Was item 364 in printed List 198.
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