China’s capital was moved to Beijing during the Ming Dynasty.
She was standing by the statue of an angry lion on that extraordinary Avenue of Animals where huge stone replicas of large cats, horses, elephants and ferocious mythical beasts lined the road, guarding the final way to the tombs of the Ming Dynasty.
Robert Ludlum -- The Bourne Supremacy
The Ming Dynasty collapsed; the countries of Europe fought with one another; England was consumed by civil war.
Henry H. Neff -- The Hound of Rowan
Crawl inside a Wing or Ming dynasty vase and pretend his wife and children aren’t in danger-that only he is?