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Anne Bancroft

Author: Anne Bancroft (Book and Paper Conservator)
'The Regulations for Ceremonial Paraphernalia of the Present Dynasty'. Beijing, 1772. © Victoria and Albert Museum, LondonAside from the titular precious stones, the upcoming Pearls exhibition will also feature a lavishly illustrated 18th century Chinese book. Known as ‘The Regulations for Ceremonial Paraphernalia of the Present Dynasty, the book is known to have been...