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Stele established in 1357 recording the sacrifice by Yang Hong in the name of the emperor (recto); Name list (verso)(1357年制楊浤代祀碑(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 139cm (body height), 76cm (width), and 19cm (depth). The body of this stele is in perfect condition. There are four characters, “Dai Si Zhi Bei 代祀之碑” (Stele of the Sacrifice in the Name of the Emperor), on the front of the stele forehead. This stele was established in the 17th year of Zhizheng (1357). The stele does not have a title. According its contents, it is named “Stele of the Sacrifice by Yang Hong in the Name of the Emperor”, which describes Emperor Yuan Huizong sending official Yang Hong (楊汯) 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. Calligraphed by Guo De (郭德).

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