Yu Jianshe ed: CHIFENG JINYIN QI. (Gold and Silver Excavated in the Chifeng Region). Hohhot, 2006. 1, 26, 226 pp. of which 202 pp. full page colour plates. Colour text illustrations. 28x21 cm. Wrappers.
Shows 162 gold and silver objects (or sets of objects) dating from the Bronze Age, Tang, Liao and Yuan dynasties, excavated from sites in the Chifeng region of Inner Mongolia. The majority of the material shown is Liao and Yuan and much has seldom, if ever, been previously published. Full page colour plates throughout. Brief introduction and 5 page list of contents and plate list in English. There is also a map showing key archaeological sites in the Chifeng area which yielded the gold and silver shown here. Usefully, the list of sites is also in English. Main text in Chinese. Out of print and hard to obtain. Recommended.
Subjects: Gold Silver
Available, as of: 20/05/2019
Was item 199 in printed List 195.
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