It’s the mausoleum of the 13th emperor of the Ming Dynasty, Zhu Yijun and his two empresses Xiaoduan and Xiaojing is located at the foot of Dayu Mountain. So far, Dingling is the only one that has been fully opened for archeological exploration.
Dingling, the mausoleum of Emperor Zhuyijun of the Ming Dynasty and his two empresses Xiaoduan and Xiaojing is located at the foot of Dayu Mountain. Lying 27 meters below the surface and covering an area of 1195 square meters, the Underground Palace is composed of 5 Chambers: the Front, the Middle, and the Rear Chambers, Left and Right Annex Chambers. The Rear Chamber, 9.5 meters high, 30.1 meters long and 9.1 meters wide is the largest. In the Chamber, the coffin of Emperor Zhuyijun is placed on the middle of the stone couch, with his two wives' coffins on each side. Over 3000 pieces of historical relics were unearthed from the Underground Palace. Among them, the Gold Crown and the Phoenix Crown are the unique treasures.
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