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Dunhuang (China) and Central Asian Lantern Slide Collection

 Collection
Call Number: VRC 3000

Scope and Contents

Collection of black and white glass lantern slides of cave paintings from Dunhuang (Gansu province, China) and works from other sites including Khotan, Kucha, and Turfan.

Dates

  • 1900-1960

Conditions Governing Access

The materials are open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright has not been transferred to Yale University. Further use of this material may be subject to the copyright laws of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms or conditions.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by medium. Dunhuang paintings sub-divided by cave number. Central Asian material sub-arranged by site.

Extent

1.6 Linear Feet (5 boxes)

Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL

http://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/vrc.3000

Overview

Collection of black and white glass lantern slides of cave paintings from Dunhuang (Gansu province, China) and works from other sites including Khotan, Kucha, and Turfan.
Title
Dunhuang (China) and Central Asian Lantern Slide Collection
Author
Compiled by Christina Corrigan
Date
2009
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

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