Shanghai Museum: ARCHAEOLOGICAL TREASURES ON THE SILK ROAD IN XINJIANG UYGUR AUTONOMOUS REGION. Xinjiang Weiwuer Zizhiqu Silu Kaogu Zhenpin. Shanghai, 1998. 321 pp. 159 pp. colour plates. 142 b/w illustrations. Text drawings. 28x22 cm. Cloth.
Over 300 exhibits from the Silk Road in Xinjiang including fine textiles, mummified figures, funerary objects etc., from recent archaeological digs. Most exhibited for the first time at this exhibition at the Shanghai Museum. In Chinese but with abstracts of introductory essays, captions and descriptions of objects in English. A fine catalogue. Out-of-print and now ever harder to find.
Subjects: Archaeology Silk Road
Available, as of: 01/09/2019
Was item 586 in printed List 196.
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