Hebei Provincial Museum ed: KANGKAI BEIGE YAN ZHAO GUSHI. The Story of the States of Yan and Zhao. Beijing, 2015. 259 pp. Colour plates throughout. 1 foldout. 29x21 cm. Wrappers.
Well-illustrated and somewhat weighty work showing the highly impressive finds made at royal tombs and other sites in China's Hebei province relating to the Yan and Zhao states which flourished during the Warring States period. Includes many unusual bronzes, pottery ritual vessels emulating bronzes, ceramics and weaponry. Many of the artefacts shown are on permanent display in the Hebei Provincial Museum in Shijiazhuang. A good amount of text in English including lengthy introductions, brief introductions to each section and captions. Main text in Chinese.
Can be ordered in, as of: 26/04/2018
Was item 34 in printed List 189.
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