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Bride and groom seated in front of a painted screen, Korea, ca. 1920-1940.

[Emperor of Korea] ca.1904 / King Sunjong (1874-1926), the emperor of Korea, in full dress as the head of state of the Empire of the Great Han (i.e. Korea). He was the second son of King 'Kojong' and Queen Min. After King 'Kojong' was accused of endangering Korea's sovereignty and security as an independent political entity, 'Sunjong' became the last ruler of the Yi Dynasty (1907-1910). Collection: Willard Dickerman Straight and Early U.S.-Korea Diplomatic Relations, Cornell University