Stoic News

By Dave Kelly

Thursday, March 06, 2003

The Silken Path to Trade - Humanities Magazine.

"One need only imagine the assortment of objects that were once found in a marketplace along the Silk Road--from piles of tea and spice and medicine to gold, ivory, furs, jade, lacquer, and bronze--to envision the difficulty in presenting the Asian Art Museum’s collection in a way that conveys cosmopolitanism and cultural interchange while maintaining a sense of the local."


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