Dominik Keller and Regula Schorta (eds.)

Fabulous Creatures from the Desert Sands
Central Asian Woolen Textiles from the Second Century BC to the Second Century AD

The volume is dedicated to unique textiles thought to come from a burial ground near Shanpula, located on the southern edge of the Taklamakan Desert. It comprises a catalogue section listing all relevant pieces in the Abegg-Stiftung collection.

Riggisberger Berichte 10 | With contributions by E. C. Bunker, J. H. Hofenk de Graaff, D. Keller, R. Knaller, R. M. R. van Bommel, Wang Bo, Xiao Xiaoyong | 256 p., 118 illus, paperbound, 23 x 31 cm, 2001, 2nd printing 2003, ISBN 3-905014-17-3

CHF 85.00