GUOBAO HUIJIA: 2018 SHANXI GONGAN JIGUAN DAJI WENWU FANZUI CHENGGUO JINGHUA. The National Treasure Returns: Achievements of Combating Cultural Relics Smuggling Campaign in Shanxi in 2018. Beijing, 2018. 286 pp. Full page colour plates throughout. One foldout. 29x21 cm. Wrappers.
Very interesting work that highlights the ongoing fight against the illegal excavation and smuggling of Chinese archaeological artefacts. This work focusses on the efforts made to combat this trade in Shanxi province in northern China, a province with a long history and many undiscovered archaeological sites, to which this work is testament! Includes many ancient bronzes, together with some ceramics, mirrors, jades and tomb figurines. Illustrated throughout. In Chinese.
Subjects: Art Archaeology
Available, as of: 13/03/2021
Was item 467 in printed List 199.
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