LUO201 - NEW BOOK
Luoyang Museum: MENG HUI BUHALA: TANG DING YUAN JIANGJUN AN PU FUFU MU CHUTU WENWU TEZHAN. Returning to Bukhara: Exhibition of Cultural Relics Excavated from the Combined Tomb of General An Pu and His Wife in Tang Dynasty. Zhengzhou, 2020. 176 pp. Numerous colour and text plates and illustrations. 29x21 cm. Boards.
GBP 75.00
Catalogue of an interesting exhibition at the Luoyang Museum in Henan province showing the major finds from the tomb of General An Pu and his wife. The tomb was discovered near Luoyang in 1981 and yielded extremely fine and large sancai tomb figurines and horses plus other sancai wares. An Pu was a Sogdian from central Asia, the state of An near present-day Bukhara, and some other tomb objects display central Asian elements and Zoroastrianism. Well illustrated. Introductions and brief descriptions to plates in English. Main text in Chinese.
Subjects: Archaeology Ceramics
Available, as of: 12/02/2022
Was item 23 in printed List 202.
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