YUGANG CHU MU. (Chu Period Tombs at Yugang). Beijing, 2011. xxvi, 474 pp. text plus 52 pp. colour plates &119 pp. b/w plates. Numerous b/w text drawings. 2 vols. 29x21 cm. Boards.
GBP 120.00
Detailed two-volume report on the most important Chu period tombs excavated in recent years, during 2004-2005, at the Chu period cemetery located near Xiangyang in China's Hubei province. The excavations have yielded spectacular and important artefacts including very fine bronze cauldrons with intricate designs, bronze weaponry, lacquered wooden objects of many designs and forms plus small jades and crystal beads and objects. Many of the most important objects are illustrated. In Chinese.
Subjects: Archaeology
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 688 in printed List 194.
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