Trepang China And The Story Of Macassan-Aboriginal Trade Exhibition Catalogue. ISBN 9780646532165.
Catalogue of an exhibition presented at the Capital Museum of Beijing entitled 'Trepang: The Chinese and Macassan Trade with
Aboriginal Australia' founded on the historical, artistic and social evidence of Australian Indigenous People and Asian contact
around trade in trepang (or sea cucumber) from the early 18th Century to the early 20th
Century; sourced from public collections across the globe, the exhibition presents an extensive array of documents, artefacts,
paintings; maps and images tracing this historical exchange and reflecting on the development of trade between the Chinese,
Macassan and Aboriginal cultures. Text in Chinese and English. Copiously illustrated in colour and black and white. Used hardcover
book. No dust jacket. 144 pages. (Centre for Cultural Materials Conservation. The University of Melbourne. 2011) Some grubby marks
on the white covers. Else in fine condition. Weight 850 grams.
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