Vessels of influence: China and the birth of porcelain in medieval and early modern Japan

Vessels of Influence, while examining in depth the role of Chinese ceramics in Japan, also delves into the meaning, motivation for, and rapid development of Japanese porcelain from many angles, including archaeology, heirloom and documentary evidence. The political and fiscal advantage that one lord...

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Main Author: Rousmaniere, Nicole Coolidge, 1961-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: London : Bristol Classical Press, 2012.
Series: Duckworth debates in archaeology.