Monday, July 5, 2010

Star-Shaped Tower (Sichuan Province, China)

"Western Sichuan's star-shaped Bamei tower, restoration of which was completed last year, likely was built in the 13th or 14th century."
Unravelling A Riddle In Plain Site, SCIENCE, 7 May 2010, p685

It's looks surreal, like something out of a fantasy of medieval Asia.


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