Handicrafts

Modern Umbrella, China Umbrella Museum

The basic structure of the umbrella has almost no essential changes since ancient times, but the materials of the umbrella,…

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Umbrellas around the world, China Umbrella Museum

In some areas outside China, umbrellas have appeared very early. In ancient Egypt, the umbrella was part of the Pharaoh's…

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Chinese Umbrella Culture, China Umbrella Museum

While umbrellas are accompanied by people's lives, people also give their umbrellas their own emotions and concepts, as well as…

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Beautiful West Lake Silk Umbrella, China Umbrella Museum

Silk has long been used as a canopy material, especially after the middle Tang Dynasty. With the popularity of silk,…

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Oil Paper Umbrella and Tarpaulin Umbrella, China Umbrella Museum

Before the Han Dynasty, the size of the umbrella was large, and the umbrella surface might be woven with silk…

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Origin of the umbrella, China Umbrella Museum

The origin of the umbrella is a problem that cannot be clearly stated at present. In ancient China, there were…

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Asian art, Art Gallery of New South Wales

Asian gallery is devoted to the arts of Asia. In the past, it has housed the Kenneth and Yasuko Myer…

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art, Art Gallery of New South Wales

The Yiribana Gallery presents a selection of works from our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander collection. It also includes the…

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Flowers From Flame, Bergstrom-Mahler Museum of Glass

Lampworking, or flameworking, is the process of shaping glass by softening it over a flame using simple tools. The earliest…

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Germanic Glass Vessels, Bergstrom-Mahler Museum of Glass

A superb collection of 16th - 19th century Germanic glass drinking vessels in the collection of Bergstrom-Mahler Museum of Glass.…

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Contemporary violin, Museo del Violino

At the Museo del Violino, following a balanced trace of art and craftsmanship, creativity and tradition that from the late…

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Violin making, Museo del Violino

Since the mid 16th century, both the history of violin making and the lives ofthe luthiers who have marked the…

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African art, Baltimore Museum of Art

The BMA was one of the first museums in the United States to obtain a collection of African art. A…

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Islamic Orient, Calouste Gulbenkian Museum

It is perhaps because of its origins that Calouste Gulbenkian revealed a particular interest in the artistic production of the…

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Britain and Europe, The British Museum

The Department of Britain, Europe and Prehistory is responsible for collections that cover a vast expanse of time, from the…

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