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Gugong Museum ed: FANHUA LOU CANG BAO: GONGQI. Sacrificial Vessels in the Sanctuary of Buddhist Essence. Beijing, 2013. 303 pp. Colour illustrations throughout. 24x19 cm. Wrappers.
Rather than 'sacrificial vessels', ritual objects and accoutrements would be a more accurate description. Illustrated throughout with fine, unusual and extraordinary objects from this important place of Tibetan Buddhist worship within the Forbidden City. Most of the objects date from the Qing dynasty. In Chinese.
Subjects: Buddhist Art Forbidden City
Available, as of: 21/09/2017
Was item 29 in printed List 189.
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