The Beamless Hall (Wuliangdian), Nanking, 1934
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University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: Sw29-129. Khaki cloth Kodak Negative Album, 12 cm x 9.5 cm. 187 negatives sized 1.5 inches x 1.25 inches -:- 40mm x 30mm. The album was later labelled P62/V. The Beamless Hall (Wuliangdian), part of the Ling Gu (Linggu) Monastery, Nanking (Nanjing). This famous Ming Dynasty temple was built without beams or pillars. See Hn06-024.
Black and white photograph
Archives & Special Collections, SOAS Library, University of London