Conventional Donor Costume of Cave 79 of Kumtura Grottoes

Yan Shen


Cave 79 of Kumtura grottoes, is the best preserved cave for images of Uighur donors in Kucha grottoes, which has an important meaning for research on Uighur costume. This paper is intended to analyze the costume characteristics of 8 donors in Cave 79 by comparing image materials between Dunhuang murals and other murals in Xinjiang province.

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