The full collection list for Tombs of the Liao Dynasty: Treasures from the Afterlife has been confirmed and can now be viewed in the exhibition book.
The exhibition, for hire internationally from 2016, will showcase over 100 extraordinary artefacts expertly sourced from the collections of the leading museums of Inner Mongolia. These objects are only seen outside of China in exceptional circumstances, presenting a highly unique opportunity to visitors around the world to discover an ancient and mysterious Asian dynasty. Relics and objects range from rare and distinctive Liao ceramics, an eight piece gold belt engraved with dancing dragons and the famous gilt silver boots of a Liao princess to a large-scale wooden funerary tent and coffin bed. When viewed together this stunning collection provides an unforgettable window to life and death in the Liao dynasty, 907-1125 CE.
To request your copy of the Tombs of the Liao Dynasty: Treasures from the Afterlife book and discover the collection, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org