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Item Details
Public
Available to everyone
Culture
Chinese
Title
Gate of Heavenly Purity
Gate of Celestial Purity
乾清门
Qianqingmen
exterior
facade, general view
Work Type
gateway
Date
Work: 1420; 1655
Era: CE
Note: rebuilt 1655
Image: May 2001
Period
Ming
Description
... on the central axis divides the Forbidden City into two parts, the Outer Court and the Inner Court, therefore, serving as the main entrance to the imperial household. -- https://www.travelchinaguide.com/attraction/beijing/forbidden/celestial.htm
ID Number
20160301ARCH_0012
Source
Meester, Abigail
Source Qualifier: Donor
Photographer: Meester, Abigail
Complex Title
Forbidden City (Beijing, China)
Current Site
Beijing, Beijing Shi, China
Image Subject
façades; walkways
Requestor
Huang, Yunsheng
Rights
© Rector and Visitors, University of Virginia
© Rector and Visitors, University of Virginia
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File Properties
File Name
14165442.fpx
SSID
14165442

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