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Chinese jewelry

Chinese jewelry

a picture book

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Published by Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementthe Metropolitan Museaum of Art.
ContributionsMetropolitan Museum of Art.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18635288M

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More than just your typical storage box, Chinese boxes of brass, wood, or porcelain were used since the Qing Dynasty to give gifts, store jewelry, and contain important documents and other personal items. THE NEW AND REVISED HANDBOOK OF MARKS ON CHINESE CERAMICS. By Gerald Davison. The previous edition is now out of print.. New and much expanded edition is coming This new edition will include more information on the Republic period and will feature in the region of marks.

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