Qinshi Huangdi Bowuguan: NANGUO CHU BAO JINGCAI JUEYAN: CHU WENWU ZHENPIN ZHAN. Treasures from the State of Chu of the Eastern Zhou Period. Xi'an, 2013. 154 pp. Colour plates throughout, many full page. 30x23 cm. Wrappers.
Catalogue of a loan exhibition at the Qinshi Huangdi Museum located at the site of the Terracotta Warriors outside Xi'an in China. Showed extraordinary artefacts associated with the State of Chu which flourished during the Eastern Zhou dynasty, Spring and Autumn and Warring States periods. The objects shown are mostly extremely ornate and fine bronzes and exceptionally rare lacquered wooden objects. Some of the objects are very well-known. Also includes a couple of ceramics and some replicas of Warring States textiles and garments. The loans primarily from the collections of the Anhui and Hubei Provincial Museums and from the Jingzhou Museum. Captions to plates in English. Main text in Chinese. Hard to obtain.
Subjects: Bronzes Archaeology
Available, as of: 20/09/2021
Was item 554 in printed List 201.
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