Qing dynasty


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Noun1.Qing dynasty - the last imperial dynasty of China (from 1644 to 1912) which was overthrown by revolutionariesQing dynasty - the last imperial dynasty of China (from 1644 to 1912) which was overthrown by revolutionaries; during the Qing dynasty China was ruled by the Manchu
dynasty - a sequence of powerful leaders in the same family
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Both are from the Qing Dynasty, China's last imperial dynasty, and their total value is estimated by auctioneers at more than pounds 2m Det Supt Green said: "It is obviously well-planned.
The 1911 Revolution, which began on October 10, 1911, ended 2,000 years of imperial rule by toppling the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) and establishing the first republican government in Asia.
The final chapters deal with drama, fiction, poetry, and prose of the Qing Dynasty.
Ivanhoe's On Ethics and History: Essays and Letters of Zhang Xuecheng is by the author's own admission not an ideal starting point for those unfamiliar with the life and career of later Qing dynasty scholar and historian Zhang Xuecheng.
Taiwan's National Palace Museum launched Wednesday its first-ever joint exhibition with a Chinese counterpart museum, showcasing Qing Dynasty relics amid warming relations across the Taiwan Strait.
He inadvertently stumbles upon an ancient treasuremap detailing the location of buried riches dating back to the Qing Dynasty.
JUST as the Qing dynasty used to escape from the summer heat of the Forbidden City to the Summer Palace so you can retreat to the Aman, housed in a series of dwellings some of which date back over a century.
I was particularly taken by the model of a dog (1662-1722) from the Qing dynasty.
The biggest and one of the most imposing jades sold recently is a black and grey water buffalo, late Ming/early Qing dynasty (Fig.
During the Qing dynasty (1644-1911), lineage formation percolated further down the social hierarchy; new lineages constructed ancestral halls that were open to all descendants in theory--but in actuality, often charging for the privilege of installing an ancestor tablet in the hall.
San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown prides himself on his sense of style, so he felt right at home on a fashion show runway in Shanghai, where he modeled a green robe, black vest and the Manchu cap of a late Qing dynasty landlord.
Since 2009, work has been ongoing to reactivate the Qing Dynasty Zhen Kiln and Gourd Kiln, The Song Dynasty Dragon-shaped Kiln and the Yuan Dynasty Steamed bun-shaped Kiln.