Thursday, 29 March 2012

Sir Aurel Stein "Collegues and Collections"

Edited by Helen Wang
British Museum Research Publication 184
ISBN 978-086159-1848
© The Trustees of the British Museum 2012


Line drawing of a seal of Pallas Athene
This volume, published to mark the 150th anniversary of the birth of Sir Aurel Stein, presents papers about him, his colleagues and his collections.

Read the introduction (pdf) 
Helen Wang, curator, East Asian Money,
British Museum
Follow the links below to download and read
the full publication.

On Stein, his work and colleagues

Aurel Stein’s Calcutta Connection (pdf)  
Susmita Basu Majumdar, Suchandra Ghosh, Anusua Das

Rai Bahadur Lal Singh: Sir Aurel Stein’s Surveying Companion (pdf) 
Daniel Lal Sander and Stephen Sander (Sukwant Singh)

Recent work on the Stein Collections

Dunhuang Textiles in London: A History of the Collection (pdf) 
Helen Wang, Helen Persson and Frances Wood

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