Shandong Provincial Museum ed: TAIYANG QIDAN: DA LIAO WENWU ZHAN. The Splendor of the Khitan Dynasty. Hangzhou, 2015. 165 pp. Full page colour plates throughout. 29x21 cm. Wrappers.
GBP 60.00
Catalogue of a loan exhibition at the Shandong Provincial Museum in Ji'nan in China showing very fine Liao dynasty (10th-12th century AD) artefacts from tombs in Inner Mongolia. The objects loaned from the Inner Mongolia Museum and the Cultural Relics and Archaeological Research Institute of Inner Mongolia. Includes gold and silver funerary items, very fine ceramics, six highly-unusual glass and crystal exhibits, amber jewellery, bronzes etc. All illustrated in colour. Text in Chinese. Hard to obtain.
Subjects: Archaeology Gold
Item 545 in List 203.
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