Qi Dynasty 479-501

Xiao Daocheng, a man with family connections back to Han times was a Buddhist and set up the short lived Qi Dynasty ending in the siege of Nanjing and the death of 80,000 people. The sad pattern of imperial slaughter of near relatives to try to eliminate rival claimants to the throne continued unabated.

Emperors

Gaodi479-482
Wudi483-493
Mingdi494-498
Dong Hunhoi499-500
Hedi501

Here are some photographs reflecting Qi times, click on the thumbnail to see the photograph in full


Brown Glazed Flask
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