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WANGDA SHOWCASES successfully WON THE HIGH-END MUSEUM DISPLAY CASES PROJECT FOR SHEN WU MEN GALLERY OF NATIONAL CLASS MUSEUM-PALACE MUSEUM(Forbidden City)

26 Feb

Via public tender and competition,WANGDA SHOWCASES successfully WON THE HIGH-END MUSEUM DISPLAY CASES PROJECT FOR SHEN WU MEN GALLERY OF NATIONAL CLASS MUSEUM-PALACE MUSEUM(Forbidden City).

The Forbidden City served as the Chinese imperial palace many many years back in dynastic China.It’s nowadays also known as the Palace Museum for its role as the collector of Qing/Ming artifacts and all.Shen Wu Men (Gate of Godly Prowess),the north gate of the Palace Museum(Forbidden City) was built in 1420 (18th year of Ming Emperor Yung Lo’s reign) and rebuilt in Ching Emperor Kang Hsi’s reign. There was a bell and a drum in the gate tower. Dawn and dusk were marked by 108 tolls of the bell, while in between there was a beating of the drum every two hours.