JIANGTUN HAN MU. Han Dynasty Cemetery in Jiangtun. Beijing, 2012. iv, 17, 567, 7 pp. text plus 264 pp. colour plates. Numerous b/w text drawings. 2 vols. 29x22 cm. Boards.
GBP 170.00
Highly detailed two-volume archaeological report of this Han dynasty cemetery located in Liaoning province in north-east China. A total of 212 tombs were excavated and yielded many grave goods, in particular, copious amounts of Han dynasty pottery and tomb ceramics. Of most interest is a large number of small metal objects including chariot fittings, finials to bows, door fittings and much else. Volume One comprises the text of the report. Volume Two is comprised almost entirely of colour plates illustrating the site and a large number of the finds. Two page English abstract. Main text in Chinese.
Subjects: Archaeology
Item 418 in List 204.
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