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Gyeongju Historic Areas

CountrySouth Korea
Date of Inscription2000
CategoryCultural Sites
UNESCOhttp://whc.unesco.org/en/list/976

The Gyeongju Historic Areas contain a remarkable concentration of outstanding examples of Korean Buddhist art, in the form of sculptures, reliefs, pagodas, and the remains of temples and palaces from the flowering, in particular between the 7th and 10th centuries, of this form of unique artistic expression.

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Language: Korean
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