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Forbidden City
故宫博物院
Hall of Imperial Supremacy 皇极殿

Stone memorial grain measure on the west side of the terrace at the Hall of Imperial Supremacy 皇极殿 (Huángjí Diàn) complements the sundial on the east side. Both serve as symbols of the emperor's imperial power.











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