book (documentary artefacts)

Almanac, tong sheng, dated 4th year of the Xianfeng period (1854). Woodblock printed in red and black ink on paper, stitched binding using twisted hemp string, dan gui tang edition. Front cover inscribed with di shi miao, meaning Emperor Master Temple, probably referring to the patron or the owner of this almanac.

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