This image provided by the Hunan Provincial Museum shows "Prescriptions for Maintaining Health" (Yangshengfang), from the Western Han dynasty (206 BCE-25 CE). Photos: Associated Press/Courtesy of Hunan Provincial Museum

Five thousand years of Chinese civilisation through 108 million relics

Four year survey finds that is just what is in the hands of the state. The number grows even more when considering overseas museums and private collectors

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This image provided by the Hunan Provincial Museum shows "Prescriptions for Maintaining Health" (Yangshengfang), from the Western Han dynasty (206 BCE-25 CE). Photos: Associated Press/Courtesy of Hunan Provincial Museum
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Sarah Zheng

Sarah Zheng

Sarah Zheng joined the Post as a reporter in 2016. She graduated from Tufts University with a degree in international relations and film and media studies. She reports on China's foreign policy.