Zhang Jingming: JINYINQI YU CAOYUAN SICHOU ZHI LU YANJIU. (Research into Gold and Silver Objects and the Grassland Silk Road). Lanzhou, 2017. 1, 12, 4, 16, 391 pp. Numerous colour and b/w text illustrations. 26x19 cm. Wrappers.
GBP 60.00
Very comprehensive and detailed work on gold and silver artifacts pertaining to the northern steppe trade routes, the grassland Silk Road. After introductory essays examining the rise of the Grassland Silk Road, its archaeology and the production of gold and silver in this region, there is a chronological survey of artefacts found from earliest times through to the Ming and Qing dynasties. Illustrated with many fascinating objects. In Chinese. Hard to obtain.
Subjects: Gold Silk Road
Can be ordered in, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 74 in printed List 193.
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