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Xiang Yi Silk Shop

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Xiang Yi Silk Shop

August 7, 2008

The Yichenghou Department Store 宜诚厚 (Yíchénghòu) has housed the Xiang Yi Silk Shop since the late Qing Dynasty. It was started by a palace eunuch, Xiao Dezhang, The shop was renovated in 1997 by a group of businessmen who took over the management of the shop.

Below, another view from 2008.

Xiang Yi Silk Shop

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