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Tsin Kang and Wei Chih-Kung

Tsin Kang and Wei Chih-Kung China
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Stock #: 588290
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
Country: China
Publisher: Curt Teich & Co.
Postmark: 1936
PM City: Chicago
PM State: IL
Stamp: 1c
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)
Additional Details:
Two staff officers of the Prince of Chin, who afterward became the famed emperor Tai Tsung (627-649 AD) and whose reign of twenty-two years formed the golden age of the Tang Dynasty. These two characters were deified as the guardian gods of the Chinese household, and that their images drive away evil spirits.

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