All posts tagged "joseon dynasty"

  • After a 10-month restoration process at Yong In University, just south of Seoul, this Buddhist painting from the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910) will finally make its way back to the U.S. next Friday, researchers said. (Yonhap)
    Restored Buddhist painting to be returned to Seattle

    SEOUL (Yonhap) — A Buddhist painting from the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910) has been restored and will be sent back to its museum home in Seattle next week, South Korean researchers said Friday. The artwork, presumed to be...

    • Posted October 23, 2015
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  • The nine seals include three national seals of the Korean Empire, one royal seal of the Korean Empire and five signets of the Joseon Royal Court of the Joseon Dynasty. The Korean Empire (1897-1910) succeeded the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910). (ICE photo)
    Priceless ancient Korean seals seized in U.S.

      Nine seals of the Korean Empire and Joseon Dynasty were recovered in San Diego on Tuesday. According to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), the cultural artifacts were turned over to HSI...

    • Posted November 21, 2013
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