QSB181 - NEW BOOK
Qinshi Huangdi Ling Bowuguan ed: TONG ZHU DIAN HUN: YUNNAN DIANGUO QINGTONG WENHUA ZHAN. Classical Copper Casting Culture in the Dian Kingdom - An Exhibition of Bronze Culture from the Dian Kingdom in Yunnan. Xi'an, 2018. 227 pp. Colour plates throughout. B/w line drawings. 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. The exhibition examined the bronze legacy of the Dian kingdom which flourished in Yunnan province during the Western Han dynasty. Major loans from museums in Yunnan of fine and unusual objects. Illustrated throughout in colour. Introduction, introductions to each section and captions to plates in English. Main text in Chinese. Hard to obtain.
Subjects: Bronzes Archaeology
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 69 in printed List 194.
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