QPM181 - NEW BOOK
Qinghai Provincial Museum ed: TANG FAN GU DAO: QI SHENG QU JINGPIN WENWU LIANZHAN. Tang-Tibet Ancient Road: Seven Provinces and Regions Fine Cultural Relics Exhibition. Beijing, 2020. 7, 263 pp. Colour plates throughout, many full page. 29x21 cm. Wrappers.
Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Qinghai Provincial Museum in Xining at the end of 2018 about the ancient trade and diplomatic route between China and Tibet. The route extended from Chang'an to Lhasa. Explores the route and its sites and shows rare objects from museums in Tibet, Qinghai, Sichuan, Shaanxi and elsewhere. The exhibits date from the Bronze Age through to the Qing dynasty with much early material, particularly Tang dynasty, when there was much Chinese focus on relations with Tibet, a major power and adversary at the time. Includes Tang textiles, tomb figurines, later textiles, jewellery and a wide variety of other objects. Illustrated throughout. Text in Chinese,
Subjects: Silk Road Archaeology
Can be ordered in, as of: 12/02/2022
Was item 31 in printed List 202.
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