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Examination Hall, Koong Yuin, Canton. c1875

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Examination Hall, Koong Yuin, Canton. c1875

 

Price: $450.00 USD

 

Description: Examination Hall, Koong Yuin, Canton. c1875. Examination Halls had 7,500 Cells. One of the centers of periodic examinations administered by the government. Few examinees managed to pass through the highly competitive, grueling process that led to bureaucratic power. It was here that the leader of the Taiping Rebellion, Hung Hsui-chuan, failed his examinations..

Reference#: 3jc1183

Condition: Good contrast and tonality

Year: c1875

Country: China

Maker: A. Chan

Height: 7.375 in. (18.73 cm)

Width: 10.25 in. (26.03 cm)

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Materials: Albumen photograph in archival mat