Han Tongguan pottery is unique handicrafts Hunan Changsha. With a long history of detailed, wide var
Han Tongguan pottery is unique handicrafts Hunan Changsha. With a long history of detailed, wide variety, rich glaze, unique shape and famous. 30 km from the provincial capital Changsha Wangcheng Tongguan Town, Su said, "Ten Tao City", is one of China's ancient pottery five. Mawangdui Western Han tombs unearthed pottery proves that there is pottery production as early as 2100 years ago in the Western Han Dynasty, Changsha area. In addition, South Korea's coal Long Island, Okinawa, Japan also has Tongguanshan unearthed pottery. Thus, a long time ago Tongguan pottery is the export of goods.
Wangcheng Tongguan Town is one of the famous "five Pottery", ten-mile radius, furnaces Lin Li, everywhere are pottery, known as "ten Tao City." Excavated from "Changsha Kiln" ruins ceramics proved far as 1000 years ago, has been producing ceramics here, and the first underglaze color technology, superb techniques, Chinese art has become the garden of a beautiful wonderful work. For the stone from the lake to Tongguan Town, along the Xiangjiang river bank 19 of the Tang Dynasty kiln at existing sites. From "Long Yao" doming in hillside, its potential spectacular winding, deposited thickness of 3.7 m. In 1983 two kilns clean up, get utensils 1928. Yangzhou, Ningbo and Japan, North Korea, Iran and other countries have the Tang Changsha Kiln porcelain unearthed. Changsha Kiln After a period of decline, the Qing Emperor Kangxi (1662-1722) to restore production, and gradually evolved to ceramic-based, to the late Qing Dynasty Tongguan potters have been thousands of people. After the liberation, with the improvement of prosperity of pottery and craft industry, products are increasingly rich, ever-changing colors, glazes from original green, yellow, black, white, seven kinds of development to Ugyen glaze, glaze, black in red glaze, the glaze and other 60 kinds of rabbit hair. Product use is divided into household pottery, art pottery, architectural pottery, stone and porcelain pottery industry five categories, more than 360 varieties. There are more than 270 varieties sold overseas 26 countries and regions.
Today Tongguan pottery, not only the familiar cylinder, altar, tanks, and there are colorful fashionable cups, plates, pots, basins, as well as comprehensive range of tea sets, dishes, beer with fine pottery and other household products. In particular sets of stone porcelain tableware, tea exported, welcomed by foreign investors.
Tongguan pottery art pottery and architecture, is a traditional staple of typical characteristics of oriental art. As rich wit, sparkle, "old birthday" quiet elegance "Guanyin" high and mighty "God of Wealth" cute "Harmony Buddha", contend Lotte "Haha Lohan", and hold the altar Hanyin "Li Bai drunk ", etc., are sleek, lifelike. There are squatting big courtyard in front of the green glaze seat lion, Pompous, vivid, giving the joy of beauty. Building pottery, there are brilliant wall of glazed tile, beautiful tall railings screen, exquisitely delicate rose window, and a unicorn dragon on the roof of classical architecture large variety of animals and ceramics, more than 70 varieties, glaze 20 variety, elegant Gu Pu, style, brilliant flashes of traditional arts.