Ivory in China

LAUFER (Berthold)

Published by Chicago, Field Museum of Natural History, 1925.
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1 volume in-8, 78 pp., rebound in modern full leather, original soft covers kept, illustrated with 10 plates, a discrete library stamp on the front cover and some marks on the back cover, still a very good and clean copy. This booklet is leaflet No 21 published by the Department of Anthropology of the Field Museum of Chicago. Chapters cover: The Elephant in Ancient China - Archaic Ivory Carvings - Elephants under the Mongols and Manchus - Chinese Knowledge of the Mammoth - Folk-lore of the Mammoth in Siberia - Trade in Mammoth Ivory - Walrus Ivory in Russia - Walrus Ivory in Turkey - Walrus Ivory in China - American Trade of Walrus Ivory to China - Objects made of Ivory. Bookseller Inventory # 2478

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Title: Ivory in China

Publisher: Chicago, Field Museum of Natural History, 1925.

Binding: Hardcover

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