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Chinese Ivories from the Shang to the Qing An Exhibition Organized by the Oriental Ceramic Society Jointly With the British Museum, 24 May to 19 Au by William Watson

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Published by Sotheby"s .
Written in English


  • Ceramic arts, pottery, glass,
  • Oriental art,
  • Art,
  • China,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Asian,
  • Exhibitions,
  • Ivories

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8302105M
ISBN 100856671916
ISBN 109780856671913

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