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Carved jade of ancient China

A. Salmony

Carved jade of ancient China

by A. Salmony

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Published by Han-Shan Tang in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jade art objects -- China.,
  • China -- Antiquities.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Alfred Salmony.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK5750.2.C6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination85 p., 72 p. of plates, [88] p. :
    Number of Pages88
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19546677M
    ISBN 100906610036

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