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Source:   Pictures of former Korean palaces.


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The Throne in Keun [Kun?] Jung Jun. [45]; Keun Jung Jun. [46]

Image ID: 497656

The Throne in Keun [Kun?] Jung Jun. [45]; Keun Jung Jun. [46] (195?)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The Throne in Keun [Kun?] Jung Jun. [45]; Keun Jung Jun. [46]

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

: Two images on one page.

Notes

: [Kun Chun Moon] This is the east gate of Kyung Bok Palace. It was first built in 1395, destroyed by fire 1592, and rebuilt by Daiwon-kun (Father of Emperor Kojong) in 1865. On July 23, 1894, the Japanese Army surrounded the Palace, and severe fighting broke out with the Korean palace guards in front of this gate. [46]

Source

: Pictures of former Korean palaces.

Source Description

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

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: *OTF+++ 98-3911

Digital ID

: 497656

Record ID

: 341690

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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