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Lady of Guo State (Western Zhou Dynasty) | by kevinpoh
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Lady of Guo State (Western Zhou Dynasty)

The Guo State was a vassal State of the early Western Zhou Dynasty. The first king of the Guo State was the younger brother of Emperor Zhou Wenwang and the uncle of Emperor Zhou Wuwang. Most kings of the Guo State were high officials of the Western Zhou Dynasty, who helped the king of the Zhou Dynasty to conquer other kingdoms and participated in making important decisions. They played important roles in the rise and development of the Zhou Dynasty.

 

In this photo, this lady from Guo State is doing a hair make-up. The young woman behind her should be a servant.

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Taken on May 4, 2009