Shao Guotian: AOHAN WENWU JINGHUA. Aohan China. Halubeier, 2004. 16, 266 pp. Colour plates throughout. 29x22 cm. Boards.
Very interesting work showing much previously unpublished or little-published material excavated in the Aohan Banner region in Inner Mongolia over the past 30 years. The first part describes 15 major historical and cultural sites located in the area. Part Two shows 302 cultural relics housed in the Aohan Museum. Part Three shows 37 murals from Liao tombs in the Aohan banner. The artefacts illustrated include Ordos bronzes, gold and silver, ceramics, weaponry, bronzes and other categories. Many fine and unusual pieces. Brief introduction in English, otherwise Chinese text only. Hard to obtain.
Subjects: Archaeology Gold
Available, as of: 20/05/2019
Was item 157 in printed List 195.
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