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A History of the World in 100 Objects, Inside The Palace: Secrets At Court (700 - 950 AD) Episode guide

  1. Chinese Tang tomb figures

    5/5 Neil MacGregor examines a collection of tomb figures from Tang dynasty China.

    First broadcast: 18 Jun 2010

  2. Statue of Tara

    4/5 Neil MacGregor looks at a beguiling statue of the Buddhist deity Tara.

    First broadcast: 17 Jun 2010

  3. Lothair Crystal

    3/5 Neil MacGregor examines an engraved crystal and royal intrigue at the heart of Europe.

    First broadcast: 16 Jun 2010

  4. Harem wall painting fragments

    2/5 Neil MacGregor on mysterious faces from a harem in an ancient city north of Baghdad.

    First broadcast: 15 Jun 2010

  5. Maya Relief of Royal Blood-Letting

    1/5 A disturbing, bloody image from the ancient Mayan civilisation.

    First broadcast: 14 Jun 2010

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