Gong Liang ed: JINSE JIANGNAN: JIANGSU GUDAI JINQI. Golden Jiangnan: Ancient Gold Ware of Jiangsu. Nanjing, 2008. 237 pp. c. 150 pp. colour plates. Colour text illustrations. 28x21 cm. Wrappers.
Illustrates a superb selection of gold objects found in the Jiangnan region of China. The majority of the objects are held in the Nanjing Museum, some come from other smaller museum collections. Arranged chronologically in sections from the Warring States through to the Qing dynasty. Includes much jewellery, reliquaries, cups, basins and Buddhist statuary. The second part of the work comprises research papers on the artefacts. All objects illustrated in colour. Lists of contents and captions in English. Main text in Chinese.
Subjects: Gold Archaeology
Available, as of: 21/09/2017
Was item 240 in printed List 187.
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