Shaanxi Provincial Museum et al. ed: SICHOU ZHI LU: DA XIBEI YIZHEN. Silk Road: The Surviving Treasures from the Northwest China. Beijing, 2010. 277 pp. of which c. 230 pp. comprise colour plates. 29x21 cm. Wrappers.
Produced to accompany a major travelling exhibition to six museums in Northwest China. The participating museums are the Shaanxi, Ningxia, Gansu, Xinjiang and Qinghai Provincial Museums plus the Guyuan Museum in Ningxia. In addition to these museums, loans also come from smaller museums and institutions along the Silk Road in China. A total of 241 exhibits (the majority of superb quality or extremely rare) are shown which demonstrate the full cultural legacy over the ages of this important and fascinating trade route. All objects illustrated in colour plates. Preface, captions and brief summaries in English. Main text in Chinese.
Subjects: Archaeology Silk Road
Available, as of: 19/05/2017
Was item 506 in printed List 187.
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