Pushou Door Knob

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Liana Miate
published on 23 August 2016
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A gilded bronze Pushou door knob. 25.8 cm (634-907 CE). Excavated at the site of the Daming Palace, Xi'an, China in 1988 CE. Shaanxi History Museum.
(Photo taken at the Art Gallery of NSW, Sydney Australia)

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Liana Miate
Liana is the Social Media Editor for Ancient History Encyclopedia. She holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree with a major in ancient Greece, Rome & Late Antiquity. She is particularly passionate about Rome and Greece, and anything to do with mythology or women.

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