Yuan dynasty

Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
Related to Yuan dynasty: Ming dynasty
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Yuan dynasty - the imperial dynasty of China from 1279 to 1368Yuan dynasty - the imperial dynasty of China from 1279 to 1368
dynasty - a sequence of powerful leaders in the same family
References in periodicals archive ?
Important jades include examples from the Yuan Dynasty (1160-1368) all the way through to the end of the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911).
Spurling's novel is said to be a 'mesmerising' tale of the final years of the Mongol-ruled Yuan Dynasty in 14th-century China.
They widely applied the techniques to products of Jiexiu Kiln in Shanxi, Jizhou Kiln in Jiangxi Province and other kilns, particularly the underglaze painting techniques of Jizhou Kiln were still widely used in the Yuan Dynasty and laid a solid foundation for the production of blue and white porcelain in Jingdezhen Kiln in the Yuan Dynasty.
Shane McCausland's study explores the value and function of visual media in China during the Yuan dynasty, covering everything from porcelain to tomb murals.
He could have come across Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368) cups with rippling rims and thin bodies and, to be contrary as Ohr was, placing the two disparate parts together would have probably thrilled him because of the visual dichotomy.
By the Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368) there had been several maritime routes from China to Africa.
Five dynasties including the Southern Song Dynasty established their capitals here and Marco Polo, the Italian traveller, described it as "the most beautiful city in the world" during the Yuan Dynasty.
Fu Shen argues that, given the completion of the paintings at the end of the Yuan dynasty, it is unlikely that these paintings would have entered the collection of the already deteriorating Yuan court, which collapsed in 1368.
During China's Yuan Dynasty in the 13th century, astronomer Guo Shoujing set up an observatory on the Xisha Islands, Qin added.
Eight centuries ago, during the Yuan dynasty, Beijing sent some officials to conduct a survey at Huangyan Island (Scarborough Shoal).
In the mid-thirteenth century of Yuan Dynasty, the Mongol occupation also brought in a large number of Han and Mongolian to Yunnan (Yang 2009).
A specialist on the medieval Mongols and the Yuan Dynasty of China, Rachewiltz (culture, history, and language; Australian National U.