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Emphasizing ceremonial, institutional, and ritualistic practices, the Priestly Code
comes from the post-Exilic period (i.e., after 538 bc). Though most of the laws of
the Code of Holiness probably come from the pre-Exilic period (pre-6th century ...
Heian period 800 of green nephrite or a jadelike stone called pounamu that is
found along the western coast of the South Island, hei tikis normally are worn
only by women. The object is believed to possess magical powers that increase
as it is ...
During the Kamakura (1192-1333) and Muromachi (1338-1573) periods,
hiramaki-e tended to be overshadowed by ... During the Azuchi-Momoyama
period ( 1 574- 1600), hiramaki-e artists often left the sprinkled gold powder
unpolished in a ...
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