East Asian Bronze in the Pre-Oracle Period
By Xu Hong  Publisher: SDX Joint Publishing Company
Paper Back
2021-01-01 | ISBN: 9787108070821
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Introduction

Ceremony system is the essence of Chinese culture, and bronze sacrificial vessel is the carrier and symbol of Chinese ritual civilization. Looking back to more than 6,000 years ago until 3,000 years ago, the author sorts out the archaeological discoveries in China from primitive copper alloys to red copper and bronze, and clarifies the development of bronze techniques 1,000 years before the discovery of oracle bone inscriptions. The book outlines the preface of bronze civilization in East Asia, and traces back to the beginning of “Bronze China”.