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Say What?!: 15th Century Chinese Encyclopedia Volumes Sell for $9 Million

Friday, July 10, 2020 @ 12:07 AM

Posted by Lexis Twentier

15th-century-Chinese-encyclopedia-volumes-sell-for-9-millionPARIS, France – A pair of volumes from a 15th century Chinese encyclopedia sold for more than 1,000 times their estimated price when they fetched a high bid of more than $9 million.

Paris-based auction house Beaussant Lefevre said the volumes from the Yongle Dadian, the encyclopedia commissioned by Yongle Emperor, the third ruler of the Ming Dynasty, sold for more than $9 million in a Tuesday auction.

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