Luoyang Museum Photo Gallery

The Luoyang area was an ancient capital and many artifacts dug up are now on display at the local museum. This brand new facility is one of the key museums in China and you need a few hours to go through its rich collection.

This stone sculpture of the Heavenly King dates from the Tang dynasty (7-10th centuries).

This stone statue once guarded a tomb and dates from the Yuan dynasty (13-14th centuries).

Ancient people used these hard pillows.

This pottery dog was excavated from a tomb and dates from the Wei period in the 3rd century.

This bronze dates from the Spring and Autumn Period (8-5th centuries BC).

A jade knife