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Sun Jung Chun. [7]; Kwan Mul Hyun. [8]

Image ID: 497637

Sun Jung Chun. [7]; Kwan Mul Hyun. [8] (195?)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Sun Jung Chun. [7]; Kwan Mul Hyun. [8]

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

: Two images on one page.


: [Sun Jung Chun] Built in 1653, the fourth year of Hyojong's reign (17th King of Yi Dynasty), this is the only blue-tiled palace in Korea, probably the only one of its kind in the Far East. Used for secret conferences with top-ranking ministers, many political intrigues originated from this palace. This was also used for giving audiences to foreign diplomats. [7]


: Pictures of former Korean palaces.

Source Description

: 1 portfolio [145 photographs on 35 plates]; 35 cm


: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Asian and Middle Eastern Division

Catalog Call Number

: *OTF+++ 98-3911

Digital ID

: 497637

Record ID

: 341671

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 7-13-2012

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