Windows and gates are important architectural features of Chinese garden. Moon gate is a traditional architectural element, and they are in various shapes.
The moon gate on each side of the pavilion gives different views of the garden. When you are looking through the gate, the gate becomes a moon window:
— Humble Administrator Garden, Suzchou, China
— A vase shape moon gate in Yuyuan Garden, Shanghai
Here is a different design of a moon gate in the Yuyuan Garden, an elegant gate within a moon gate:
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