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Title

The Nestorian Monument inscriptions


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Place where the work was made

China


Period

Tang dynasty 618 - 907 → China


Date

0781 CE


Media category

Rubbing


Materials used

ink rubbing


Dimensions

a - central panel; 180 x 87 cm

b - right panel; 177 x 26 cm

c - left panel; 71 x 24 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Professor Roderick Whitfield 1999


Location

Not on display


Accession number

84.1999.a-c



Place

Where the work was made
China

Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Columba Cary-Elwes, China and the cross: studies in Missionary history, London, 1957. Note that this is a general reference for this work.

Paul Pellion, L’inscription nestorienne de Si-ngan-fou, Kyoto, 1996.

P.Y. Saeki, The Nestorian monument in China, London, 1916. Note that this is a general reference for this work.

Alvarez Semedo, The History of the Great and Renowned Monarchy of China, London, 1655.