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Calligraphy
Watch videos and learn about five different calligraphy styles with I-Hsiung Ju, professor emeritus of art, Washington and Lee University.

 

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Chariot Canopy Shaft Fitting (bini)
Rollout the fitting and explore its details. Highlight animals and figures on this bronze instrument from China's Western Han dynasty.

 

 

Guang Vessel
Rotate the bronze Guang vessel 360° to see its details. The vessel is from the Late Shang to early Western Zhou dynasties, ca. 11th-10th centuries.

 

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Wu Family Shrine Pictorial Stones
Highlight and read about a selected Wu Family Shrine rubbing from China's Eastern Han dynasty.

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Wu Family Interactive Virtual Reality Tour
Take a virtual reality tour of the Wu Family Shrines cemetery site.

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Koetsu Scroll
Explore the handscroll from Japan's Edo period, read English translations, and create your own poem.

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Ceramics
Make a Cizhou vessel and learn about creating Cizhou ware during China's Song and Yuan dynasties.

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Bronze
Create a bronze vessel and learn about the Bronze Age in China.

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China Throughout Various Timeperiods
Quickly see the areas encompassed by China during different time periods.

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Maps of China
View ancient city locations and compare maps of China throughout different time periods.

 

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Anonymous, Chinese
"Wu Family Shrines" pictorial stones
China, Eastern Han dynasty, Mid-second century; date of rubbings, before 1907
Ink on paper rubbings
Size varies
Far Eastern Seminar Collection
2002-307.1-.50