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A History of the World in 100 Objects

Pilgrims, Raiders and Traders (900 - 1300 AD)

Japanese bronze mirror

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

The history of the world as told through objects arrives in 12th Century Japan. Neil MacGregor tells the story of a bronze mirror found at the bottom of a sacred pond. Show more

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