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Turhut silver seal
XB1681
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Why this is a
Masterpiece

The seal has a high historical value.

History of the Object
The Museum of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region has collected 10 silver seals, and this is one of them. The sets of silver seals were given to the top leaders of the Turhut tribes by Emperor Qianlong in 1775. The silver seals were awarded to leaders of the tribe who showed true leadership, went through a lot of hardship and eventually resisted invading enemies. The Seal has a combined text in Mongolian and Manchu . Each seal weighs 4.3kg. Around the seal, Chinese and Manchu are separately carved.

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Type
Sculpture 
Materials
Silver 
Measurements
10.8 cm. X 10.8 cm. X 9.8cm 
Creator name
Unknown 
Creator date
Unknown 
Where it was made
China 
Geography
China 
Time period
AD 17th century ~ AD 20th century 
Creation date
17th Century - 20th Century; Qing Dynasty (1644 - 1912) 
Function
Used for memorizing special events 
Acquisition
Collected by the Bureau of Public Security and transferred to the museum. 
Copyright
The proprietary right of the masterpiece belongs to the Xinjiang Museum of China. No individual or group can copy without permission. 
Acknowledgements
 
Owner
Xinjiang museum 
Museum
Museum of Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region 
Credit line
Storage dep. 

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