Treasures from the bronze age of China: an exhibition from the People's Republic of China
Metropolitan Museum of Art : Ballantine Books, 1980 - Art - 192 pages
Bronze artifacts, terra-cotta figures, and jade carvings, many unearthed only recently, are presented here in color photographs with notes on their backgrounds and uses
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