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Berthold Laufer
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Berthold Laufer

Author: Field Museum Chicago
Year: 1924
Description: Dr. Berthold Laufer holds a Chinese drinking cup carved from a rhinoceros horn, c.1924. Berthold Laufer (1874-1934), curator of Asian Anthropology from 1908 to 1934, was a pioneer in the study of Asian cultures. With a doctorate in oriental languages from the University of Leipzig, Laufer was a sinologist who was fluent in more than a dozen languages, many of which were non Indo-European. Polymath and polyglot, his interests seemed unbounded and his linguistic skills unequaled.<br>
Location: Asia - East Asia
Subject: History
Species: Asian Rhino Species
File Size: 107,5 kb
Dimensions: 1600x800 px
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