SHM145 - NEW BOOK
Shanghai Museum ed: GU TA YIZHEN. Hidden Relics from Pagodas. Shanghai, 2014. 220 pp. Numerous full page colour plates and colour text illustrations. 30x23 cm. Wrappers.
Catalogue of an exhibition at the Shanghai Museum showing the remarkably fine artefacts found over the last 50 years in underground chambers and relic chambers in a number of Buddhist pagodas in the Shanghai area. Includes the Xingshengjiao pagoda, Yuanying pagoda, Fahua pagoda, Li Pagoda and a couple of other pagoda structures and a Tang dynasty pillar. The artefacts date from the Tang to the Ming. Introductions and captions to plates in English. Main text in Chinese
Subjects: Archaeology Buddhist Art
Available, as of: 13/02/2017
Was item 58 in printed List 187.
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