Taiyuan Shi Wenwu Kaogu Yanjiusuo ed: SUIDAI YU HONG MU. (The Sui Dynasty Tomb of Yu Hong). Beijing, 2005. 77 pp. Colour plates throughout. 28x21 cm. Paper.
GBP 20.00
An introduction to the Sui dynasty tomb of Yu Hong located near Taiyuan in China's Shanxi province. The highlight of the excavation was the superbly-carved white marble sarcophagus which bears detailed scenes that have a strong Central Asian influence, including Sogdian and Sassanian. Many of the figures depicted are Caucasian. Illustrated throughout in colour with much close-up detail. In Chinese.
Subjects: Archaeology Sculpture
Available, as of: 09/09/2018
Was item 261 in printed List 191.
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