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Gugong Museum: GUGONG JINGDIAN: GUGONG GONGCHA TUDIAN. Tribute Tea in the Collection of the Palace Museum. Classics of the Forbidden City. Beijing, 2022. 263 pp. Colour plates throughout, a good number full page. 29x29 cm. Boards.
GBP 110.00
One of the more unusual volumes in this series exploring the tradition of tea being presented to the imperial court from the numerous tea-growing areas of China. Illustrated throughout with examples of tea, their packaging and boxes. A little-known aspect of tea culture in China. Explanatory texts and discussion in Chinese.
Subjects: Tea Court Life
Item 6 in List 203.
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