Lot 251 of 364:
Bronze Vessels of Ancient China  

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$800 - $1,200

Title:
Ko Doki Keitai no Kokogakuteki Kenkyu -- Memoirs of Toho Bunka Kenkyusho, Vol. 15: On the Shapes of the Bronze Vessels of Ancient China: An Archaeological Study.
Author:
Umehara, Sueji
Place:
Kyoto
Publisher:
Institute of Oriental Culture
Date:
1940
Description:

Illustrated including full-page B&W collotype plates with multiple images from photographs of bronze vessels. 35x25½cm (13¾x10¼") dark cloth, gilt-lettered spine. First Edition.

Principal text in Japanese and ancillary text in English. This volume, as the title suggests, focuses on ancient Chinese bronze vessels including a typological classification and a detailed study of the various shapes of these vessels.

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Condition:
Mild creasing and warping to cloth, else very good.
 
Item number:
295654
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