Unesco maritime route of silk roads : Nara Symposium '91 : report / Unesco.

Title: 
Unesco maritime route of silk roads : Nara Symposium '91 : report / Unesco.
Publisher: 
Nara, Japan : Nara International Foundation, [1993]
Description: 
157 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm.
Other Authors: 
Brill, Robert H. Scientific investigations of ancient Asian glass.
Unesco.
Conference Name: 
Nara Symposium (1991 : Nara-shi, Japan)
Format of Material: 
Books
Documents
Bib ID: 
44705
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Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
DS839.5.N21 1991
Location: 
Digital Article
Call Number: 
Robert H. Brill articles
Variant Title: 
Nara Symposium '91 : report
Notes: 
"March 1993"--Colophon.
Includes bibliographical references.
Reference list A : Glass studies, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-76
Pages 70-79 available online in the Science Research database, full text.
Pages 70-79 digitized by Boston Photo Imaging in 2012.
Contents: 
Tracing the silk roads and Japanese culture to their sources / Ikuo Hirayama --
The distribution of cowries through the South Sea silk road and the spread of the cowrie culture into inland provinces in Asia and Africa / Namio Egami --
Silk road from China to Japan from an archaeological point of view / Xu Ping-Fang --
Prehistoric forerunners of the silk roads / Vadime Elisseeff --
Cultural exchanges in the age of amity among the trio nations of East Asia / Koh Byong-ik --
Silk fabrics of the silk road / Kazuko Sakamoto --
The maritime silk road and treasures in the Shosoin / Sadamu Kawada --
Scientific investigations of ancient Asian glass / Robert Howard Brill, Kazuo Yamasaki --
Glimpse at the Shoso-in / Danielle Elisseeff --
Central Asian metalwork and the treasures of Shosoin / Boris I. Marshak --
Mokuga (marquetry) designs in Shoso-in / Hiromu Abe.
Chinese export porcelain in the VIII-XIV centuries / Li De-Jin --
The export of Chinese ceramics in the Song Dynasty and Japan / Gakuji Hasebe --
The reception of Chinese and Japanese porcelain in Europe / Rose Kerr --
Sriwijaya and the early trade in Chinese ceramics / P.Y. Manguin --
The historical significance of ceramics excavated from archaeological sites in West Asia / Tatsuo Sasaki --
The historical identity of the Indian Ocean / K.N. Chaudhuri --
Chinese ceramics in Thailand and the influence of China on Thai ceramics during the 13th-16th centuries / R.J. Richards --
A summary report of the technical seminar / Takayasu Higuchi.
Object/Material Note: 
Includes CMoG object: 60.1.3, p. 78 (fig. 7).