Chinese Oracle Bones

Discover some of the treasures within the National Museum Scotland's significant collection of oracle bones, the second largest in the world outside of China.

Chinese Oracle Bones

About Chinese Oracle Bones

25th Oct 2019 to 29th Mar 2020
10am - 5pm
National Museum of Scotland
National Museum of Scotland Chambers Street, Edinburgh Old Town EH1 1JF
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Discover some of the treasures within the National Museum Scotland's significant collection of oracle bones, the second largest in the world outside of China. Inscribed with e earliest known Chinese writing, the bones were used for divination during the late Shang dynasty (c.1200-1050 BC).

Exhibition Gallery 4, Level 1

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