Baiyu Palace, back hall  白玉宮後殿

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Place Type: 

Names

  • back hall (English)
  • 後殿 (Traditional Chinese)
  • 后殿 (Simplified Chinese)
  • houdian (Pinyin)
  • Hou-tien (Wade-Giles)
  • Baiyugong houdian (English)
  • 白玉宫後殿 (Traditional Chinese)
  • 白玉宫后殿 (Simplified Chinese)
  • Houdian

Location

  • Coordinates:
    • Lat. 35.65833° Long. 113.240967°
  • Building Information

    The back hall of Baiyu Palace is on the central axis and dates to the Ming-Qing dynasties. It has an overhanging gable roof, its front façade measures 9.32 m (30' 7").2
    Date 1368-1911
    Dynasty Ming 1368 - 1644 1

    Works Cited

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    • 1 WILKINSON, Chinese History: A Manual, 12.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
    • 2 国家文物局, 中国文物地图集. 山西分册, II:513; 23-C10.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record

    Contained in Place


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    Tracy Miller, “Baiyu Palace, back hall 白玉宮後殿 ” in Architectura Sinica last modified September 25, 2020, https://architecturasinica.org/place/000131.

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    Tracy Miller, “Baiyu Palace, back hall 白玉宮後殿 .” In Architectura Sinica, edited by Tracy Miller. Entry published March 21, 2018. https://architecturasinica.org/place/000131.

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