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Ming: The Golden Empire

27 June 2014 - 19 October 2014
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Discover the extraordinary story of the Ming dynasty (1368-1644), a period of China’s history marked by economic strength and a dramatic flourishing of the arts.

Meaning brilliant or bright, the Ming era represents the starting point of modern China. A collection of original artefacts from the Nanjing Museum, including Chinese National Treasures, introduce key aspects of the Ming dynasty, focussing on the remarkable cultural, technological and economic achievements of the period. This will be the only UK showing of this internationally significant exhibition. For more information visit the National Museum of Scotland

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National Museum of Scotland

Lothian Street Entrance, Edinburgh, EH1 1JF