XINJIANG ALETAI DIQU KAOGU YU LISHI WENJI. (A Collection of Essays on the Archaeology and History of the Altai Region in Xinjiang). Beijing, 2015. 2, 498 pp. text plus 100 pp. colour plates. 29x21 cm. Boards.
An interesting work on the archaeology of the Altai/Altay region in northern Xinjiang province in China which has a long and ancient history. The first section gives brief reports on 18 major archaeological sites in the area. The second section provides 21 essays on various aspects of archaeological research in the region. Accompanied by 100 pages of colour plates which show numerous interesting objects, in particular, small gold and bronze objects (many previously-unpublished) pertaining to early steppe cultures. In Chinese.
Subjects: Archaeology Gold
Available, as of: 13/03/2021
Was item 675 in printed List 199.
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