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Lot 0074
Heading: (China)
Author: Juyou, Fu and Chen Songchang
Title: Cultural Relics Unearthed From The Han Tombs At Mawangdui
Place Published: Changsha China
Publisher:Hunan Publishing House
Date Published: 1992

Illustrated throughout from color and b&w photographs. (Folio), black cloth with red lettering and blind embossed characters. Chinese and English text. Accompanied by folio introductory pamphlet of black embossed wrappers lettered in red; housed together in navy blue cloth covered clamshell box with red Chinese labeling and blind embossing, red paper lined with silk tie. First Edition.

Profusely illustrated volume on the relics of Mawangdui, an archaeological site located in Changsha, China. The site consists of two saddle-shaped hills and contained the tombs of three people from the western Han dynasty: Marquis Li Cang, his wife, and a male believed to have been their son. Scarce.


Some wear to outer box with light bump to top edge; light soiling to cloth. some tearing at spine head of introductory volume; overall near fine.

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Relics from The Han Tombs At Mawangdui

Estimate $200 - $300Jun 28, 2018
San Francisco, CA, USA