Ancient Tea Horse Road Map

Made of Dongba paper, a heritage craft of the nomadic Naxi people who settled in Lijiang in Yunnan,China, this map depicts scenes from the Tea and Horse Caravan route, including puerh tea harvesting, manufacture and transportation. For thousands of years, tea was transported along this route from Yunnan to Tibet to trade horses for tea.

28.5 inches wide by 23.5 inches tall


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