Updated 4:59 PM EDT, Fri, Oct 11, 2019

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Emperor Qianlong

Emperor Qianlong's seal was sold for $22 million.

China’s 18th Century Imperial Seal Sells for Record High $22M

An 18th-century imperial seal belonging to Emperor Qianlong was sold at Paris for €21m holds a record in the auction house. An unknown Chinese collector acquired the treasure after a long heated bidding war.

Chinese Relic from the 19th century

Chinese Couple Discover Their 'Cracked Pot' is $1 Million 19th Century Relic

A couple from China, whose cracked and chipped vase turned out to be a relic from the 19th century that Emperor Qianlong used to keep artificial flowers in, sold the artifact for nearly $1 million.

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