if you like Yixing tea pots this is the place to come
Yixing is rather industrial and unattractive and there's no particular reason for a foreign tourist to come here except to visit the home of the Yixing tea pot. The reasonably new Yixing Railway Stat...
This is an area of a few street wide by a few streets across. its a must see and certainly a great please to pick up a few souvenirs that are not tacky or wasteful. you can get tea pots, cups mugs set...
Dingshu Town 丁蜀镇 and Dingshan Town 丁山镇 run together about a 50 Yuan taxi ride from Yixing City 宜兴市。 This is the place to buy a fine clay teapot, to use in making gongfu style tea 功夫茶。They are small an...
Yixing Ceramics Museum is currently the largest and only local ceramic museum in China. It has more than 8,000 ceramic products. The whole hall is divided into ancient pottery, celebrity masterpiece, purple sand, fine pottery, beautiful pottery, pottery, celadon, industrial sanitary pottery and Sixteen exhibition halls, including world ceramics and domestic ceramics. Stunning at the same time, lamenting the greatness of the craftsman, as if in the ocean of ceramic art. As you can imagine, every piece of ceramic here is done with a lot of energy from the craftsman. Slow work and hard work, it is difficult to make a good porcelain without great patience. In the museum, you can feel the spirit of the craftsman.
Yixing Ceramics Museum is the earliest established professional ceramics museum in China. Its predecessor was the exhibition hall of Yixing Ceramics Co., Ltd. of Jiangsu Province and Yixing Ceramics Exhibition Hall. It was founded by the first curator, Shi Shunhua, and has a history of nearly 50 years.
Into the ceramics hall, the long history of pottery and the splendid ceramic culture are overwhelming. The whole hall is divided into sixteen exhibition halls, including ancient pottery, celebrity masterpiece, purple sand, fine pottery, beautiful pottery, uniform pottery, celadon, industrial sanitary pottery, world ceramics and domestic ceramics.
In the ancient pottery pavilion, in the period of time, the materials were used to display the Han Dynasty inscriptions in the city, the ancient ceramics in the Jin Dynasty, the Song Dynasty, the purple sand, the Ming and Qing Dynasties, and other ancient ceramic treasures. Cleverness.
Contemporary glazed pottery, art pottery, fine pottery and other varieties, also showcases Yixing's style and highlights the status of pottery. These are the miniatures and witnesses of Yixing ceramic culture, which are displayed in different categories and treasures of different varieties.
China Yixing Ceramics Museum is known as "The Pearl of the Orient and the Light of the Ceramic Capital" and is a professional ceramic museum established in early period in China. The predecessor was the Yixing Ceramics Company of Jiangsu Province and the Yixing Ceramic Exhibition Hall, which are built on the hillside. It integrates exhibitions, research, exhibitions, tourism, shopping and pottery academic exchanges.
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