Lot 318 of 360:
Bronze Vessels of Ancient China  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$180
Estimate:
$300 - $500

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.


Lot Amendments

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


 
Item number:
295654b
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