Zhejiang Provincial Institute of Cultural Relics ed: SILONGKOU YUEYAO ZHI. The Yueyao Kiln Site at Silongkou. Beijing, 2002. 24, 419 pp. Colour illustrations throughout. B/w illustrations and line drawings. 27x19 cm. Cloth.
Detailed excavation report of the Yueyao kiln site at Silongkou near Cixi city in Zhejiang province. The Silongkou kiln began production no later than the late Tang dynasty and flourished through the Five Dynasties and the Song. This report is illustrated throughout with numerous pieces of Yueyao ware - nearly intact, fragments and shards, together with drawings of how the complete ware would have looked. An important contribution to the knowledge of this ware and porcelain production at the time. Five page English abstract. Main text in Chinese.
Subjects: Ceramics Archaeology
Item 258 in List 204.
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