song dynasty :
- n the imperial dynasty of China from 960 to 1279; noted for art and literature and philosophy
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- China to recover ancient shipwreck's treasures
China is to start removing treasures from its greatest ever marine archaeological discovery, six years after the wreck was raised from the seabed in a giant metal box, reports said Friday. The wooden Nanhai 1 sank near Yangjiang in the southern province of Guangdong during the Southern Song Dynasty of 1127-1279, with an estimated 60,000 to 80,000 items on board. For centuries it was preserved ...
Nov. 29, 2013 - AFP via Yahoo! News