Huang (state)

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Kingdom of Huang
黄國
?–648 BCE
Capital Huangchuan
Government Monarchy
History
 -  Established  ?
 -  Disestablished 648 BCE
Today part of China

The Kingdom of Huang (Chinese: ) was a ancient Chinese kingdom that existed during the Zhou dynasty until the middle Spring and Autumn period. In 648 BC it was annexed by the Kingdom of Chu.

It's national capital Huangchuan was in present-day Huangchuan County, Henan province, where ruins of the city have been excavated. Archaeologists have discovered the tombs of it's monarch Huang Jun Meng (黄君孟; Meng, Lord of Huang) and his wife, the empress, with numerous bronzes, jades, and other artifacts.[1]

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