I purchased this Jian bowl, 120mm in diameter x 52mm high. Provenance: Ex Steinberg collection. It was probably a kiln waster, but has a high quality hare’s fur glaze. 110 more words
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Is honesty from citizens still appreciated by governments in this modern world?
The antiques shown in the picture was discovered by some local farmers in Ningxiang county of China’s Hunan province and taken to the government office. 62 more words
First and foremost: congrats to second period for their victory in our first attempt at Thesis Statement Bootcamp! We’ll be starting a new round, so if your class didn’t win donuts this time, don’t despair: you can still win a delicious reward by the end of the semester. 144 more words
Tea found in burial pits near tomb of Han dynasty emperor Liu Qi predates previous oldest discovered by hundreds of years
Pamir mountains in western Asia have some of the world’s most highly elevated roads and are believed to have formed part of the ancient trade route. 349 more words