QINYANG QIN HE MATOU YU CHENCHUAN. (The Wharf and Wrecks on the Qin River at Qinyang). Zhongzhou, 2018. 2, 1, 255 pp. Numerous colour text plates. B/w text drawings. 29x21 cm. Wrappers.
GBP 60.00
Qinyang is located on the Qin river in Henan province in China. The river has long been a transport artery in the area and the recent investigation of the remains of an ancient wharf and three wrecks in the river at Qinyang has confirmed this with the discovery of many ceramic sherds dating from the Tang to the Qing. Interesting insight into internal river trade in China over the centuries. Hundreds of sherds illustrated. text in Chinese.
Subjects: Archaeology Maritime
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 70 in printed List 194.
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