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Asian Studies: Meaning and Transformation of Chinese Funerary Art during the Han and Wei Jin Nanbei Periods

Edited by: Nataša Vampelj Suhadolnik Published by: Ljubljana University Press, Faculty of Arts Asian Studies Volume 7, issue 2 (2019) This special issue of the journal Asian Studies is dedicated…

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Han Dynasty Stone Carved Tombs in Central and Eastern China (by Chen Li)

Han Dynasty (206 BC–AD 220) stone carved tombs were constructed from carved stone slabs or a combination of moulded bricks and carved stones, and were distributed in Central and Eastern…

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The Steppe and the Sea: Pearls in the Mongol Empire (by Thomas T. Allsen)

In 1221, in what we now call Turkmenistan, a captive held by Mongol soldiers confessed that she had swallowed her pearls in order to safeguard them. She was immediately executed…

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Early Medieval North China: Archaeological and Textual Evidence

Edited by: Müller, Shing / Höllmann, Thomas O. / Filip, Sonja The Xianbei from southeast Mongolia were the first foreign sovereignty over North China since the 4th century. During the…

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Numismatic Friendship

Numismatic Friendship Social Networks of Numismatists and Coin Collectors during the late Qing Dynasty Lyce Jankowski Abstract: Coin collections started in China during the sixth century AD, nearly one millennium…

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European Studies in Asian Art and Archaeology 1

Production, distribution and appreciation: New Aspects of East Asian Lacquer Ware Patricia Frick, Annette Kieser (eds.) Production, Distribution and Appreciation: New Aspects of East Asian Lacquer Ware, edited by Patricia…

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