Chinese Xin Shape Jewelry from Ming Dynasty Tombs



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English: This piece of jewelry was one of the most beautiful antiques excavated from the Dingling, one of the w:Ming Dynasty Tombs. It was made during the w:Ming Dynasty (1368–1644) in China, by using gold, ruby, pearl and other gemstones, and of the size of an adult human's palm. It is of the shape of a Chinese character '?' (read Xin), which literally means heart. This photo was taken at the Dingling Museum.
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Date 3 April 2010(2010-04-03)
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Author Mlogic

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