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Gugong Museum ed: SICHOU ZHI LU YU YU WENHUA YANJIU. (Research into the Silk Road and the Culture of Jade). Beijing, 2016. 7, 4, 355 pp. 7 pp. colour plates 26x19 cm. Wrappers.
Twenty-two essays by various scholars on aspects of the mining and supply of jade from China's Xinjiang province, in particular, the Khotan area, and the influence of the Silk Road on the use of jade in China. The essays relate to aspects of jade from the Sui to the Qing dynasties. Much of interest but of mention are two essays discussing Silk Road elements and influence on jade of the Sui and Tang dynasties. List of contents in English. Main text in Chinese.
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 21 in printed List 194.
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