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Longsheng Rice Terraces
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The Longsheng Rice Terraces, also known as Longji Rice Terraces or Dragon's Backbone Rice Terraces, are located in the northeastern part of Guangxi Province. Construction of the terraces began in the Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368) and continued until the early Qing Dynasty (1644-1911). The Rice Terraces covers an area of 66 square kilometers and spans an altitude between 300 meters and 1100 meters.

 

China 2013, Longsheng Rice Terraces.
The stamp was issued in the series "Definitives – Beautiful China".
It was issued in sheets of 25 stamps and is also existing in special miniaturesheet "Beautiful – China 2013" and in the miniaturesheet of 4 stamps "XIAN 2016 – All China Philatelic Exhibition".

 

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