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Pre-dynastic Zhou Culture
先周文化
Bone with Drill Holes
占卜骨

This bone has holes drilled into it at various points. The idea is that the bone would crack and the cracks would suggest omens. It was used during the pre-dynastic Zhou period (1238 - 1140 BC).











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