Qi Dongfang & Genito, Bruno ed: YI BAO XI LAI: KAOGU FAXIAN YU SICHOU ZHI LU BOLAI PIN YANJIU. West and East: Archaeological Objects Along the Silk Roads. Shanghai, 2017. 2, 2, 2, 3, 249 pp. Numerous colour text illustrations. 26x19 cm. Wrappers.
GBP 50.00
Illustrates and discusses 49 objects unearthed in the five north-west provinces of China which have long had a close relationship with the Silk Road. The objects date from ancient times up to the Tang dynasty. Given that all the objects came from known archaeological sites, they can usefully be analyzed and researched in terms of a known context. Two introductory essays accompany. A good accessible contribution. Dual texts in Chinese and English.
Subjects: Archaeology Silk Road
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 66 in printed List 194.
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