Zhang Wenling: HUANGJIN CAOYUAN: GUDAI OUYA CAOYUAN WENHUA TANHUI. The Golden Steppes - An Exploration of the Ancient Eurasian Steppe Culture. Shanghai, 2012. 7, 257 pp. Numerous colour text plates and b/w text drawings. 26x19 cm. Wrappers.
A study of the ancient Eurasian steppe nomadic culture illustrated with interesting and unusual objects in Russian museums (the Hermitage plus a few lesser-known collections) and also artefacts in Chinese museum collections. Primarily bronzes and gold. Accompanied by good text drawings of objects. In Chinese. Now out-of-print and hard to obtain.
Item 694 in List 204.
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