2016. 8.2 x 11.2", 2.5kg , 379pp., color plates, texts in Chinese, paper cover. Item #45319
This exhibition catalogue is for the 40th anniversary of the excavation of the Fu Hao Tomb where representative masterpieces of Shang culture were unearthed.
Over 750 pieces/groups of Shang Jades are illustrated, with a very detailed essay, which for the first time offers very valuable materials for the study of Shang culture and Jade of Shang. These masterpieces are divided into nine sections to discuss the typology, style, dating, material/craftsmanship and usage of Shang Jade.
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