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Stele establishd in 1348 recording the sacrifice in the name of the emperor (recto); Name list (verso)(1348年制代祀記(碑陽);題名(碑陰)) Jia, Jinhua; Yang, Zhaohua; Li, Lin; Yuan, Xiaoli; Tian, Menglu

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This stele is located in the Grand Hall (大殿) of Beizhen Temple. The size of this stele is 114cm (body height), 76cm (width), and 21cm (depth). The body of this stele is badly efflorescent, and the words are illegible. There are three characters, “Dai Si Ji 代祀記” (Stele Record of the Sacrifice in the Name of the Emperor), on the front of the stele forehead. This stele was established in the 8th year of Zhizheng (1348). The title of this stele is “Stele Record of the Sacrifice in the Name of the Emperor”, which describes official Dong Li (董立) journeying to Beizhen to perform a sacrifice to the spirit of Mount Yiwulü. There is a list of names carved on the back of this stele, as well. Composed by Dong Li (董立), the stele body was calligraphed by Dong Li (董理), and the stele top was calligraphed by Yuan Zhe (袁哲).

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