SICHUAN PINGWU TUSI YIZHEN: MINGDAI WANG XI JIAZU MU CHUTU WENWU XUANCUI. (Relics of the Chieftain of Pingwu in Sichuan: A Selection of Treasures Excavated from the Ming Dynasty Cemetery of the Kings of Xi). Beijing, 2018. 287 pp. Colour plates throughout, many full page. 1 foldout. Colour text illustrations. 29x21 cm. Boards.
Very interesting, fine and varied selection of objects excavated from the royal cemetery of the Kings of Xi, a Ming dynasty fiefdom centred on Pingwu in Sichuan province in China. Includes ceramics, gold jewellery and accessories, bronze items, engraved tomb bricks and reliefs, a few small jade objects and much else. Useful texts set the context of the fiefdom and its history. Illustrated throughout in colour. Text in Chinese.
Subjects: Archaeology Gold
Available, as of: 12/02/2022
Was item 590 in printed List 202.
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