Collection

Princess Suryeong's Epitaph

  • Culture / Period

    Goryeo Dynasty

  • Materials

    Stone

  • Dimensions

    86.5x61.0x7.0cm

  • Accession Number

    Sinsu 5874

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This is the epitaph of Princess Suryeong (1281-1335), the wife of a man who belonged to the royal family of the Goryeo Dynasty. The Chinese characters signifying the emperor of the Yuan Dynasty of China are arranged in the epitaph in such a way as to show that Yuan held superior status to Goryeo at that time.

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