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White-glazed go board
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Why this is a
Masterpiece

Square, 19x19 lines Go board; and 361 intersections in total. It is just the same as the present-day board, the Tengen. The 4x4 corner star points were marked. The surface and the four sides were white-glaze coated. It is the earliest 19x19 lines Go board among the excavations up to now in China.

History of the Object
Unearthed at the Zhangsheng Tomb, Anyang, Henan, in 1959.

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Type
Decorative Art 
Materials
porcelain 
Measurements
Height: 4cm, square: 10cmx10cm 
Creator name
Unknown 
Creator date
Unknown 
Where it was made
Henan; Anyang 
Geography
China 
Time period
AD 6th century ~ AD 6th century 
Creation date
6th Century; 595; Sui Dynasty 
Function
Recreation 
Acquisition
Unearthed at the Zhangsheng Tomb, Anyang, Henan, in 1959 and subsequently acquired by the Henan Museum. 
Copyright
Henan Museum 
Acknowledgements
 
Owner
Henan Museum 
Museum
Henan Museum 
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