HAISI TANGYUN QIANNIAN HUIWANG: 'HEISHI HAO' CHUSHUI YIZHEN. (A Reflection of the Tang Maritime Silk Road: Excavated Treasures from the 'Black Stone' Shipwreck). Beijing, 2018. vi, 166 pp. Colour plates throughout. 29x21 cm. Boards.
GBP 80.00
The 'Black Stone' shipwreck of a Chinese Tang dynasty trading vessel was discovered in Indonesian waters in 1998 and yielded some 56,500 ceramics (!), primarily Changsha, yueyao, xingyao and celadon-type wares. A varied selection is here illustrated. Testament to the developed maritime trade between China and Southeast Asia at the time. In Chinese.
Subjects: Ceramics Maritime
Available, as of: 20/05/2019
Was item 19 in printed List 195.
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