Notes

Historical Photographs of China reference for this set: Nh02. Northwest Journey 西北之旅.

A Ming dynasty porcelain incense-burner with a date
(1615) and sponsor or maker inscription (Wu Jinzhong zao 武進忠造) in a
temple yard, Lanchow (Lanzhou) 蘭州, Kansu (Gansu) 甘肅

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Caption on mount
Ancient Techniques: Porcelain Temple Incense-Burner, Lanchow; Ming dynasty porcelain incense-burner in temple yard, Lanchow.


Location
Estimated date
6 September 1943 - 13 September 1943
Photographer
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph
Repository
Needham Research Institute, Cambridge