Hangzhou History Museum Pictures

Stoneware Pot Decorated with the Chinese character 米 Pattern

Hangzhou is a city with a rich historical heritage and splendid cultures, also one of the seven ancient capitals in China. Its beauty lies in its charming lakes and green mountains as well as in its profound history and culture. About 4,000 – 5000 years ago, the Liangzhu Civilization emerged in that area. The digging of the Grand Canal between Hangzhou and Beijing made the city a hub of communications and started its course towards modernization.
  • Stoneware Pot Decorated with the Chinese character 米 Pattern
  • Celadon incense burner, Celadon box, Celadon jar with two handles, from Yue Kiln of the Three Kingdoms
  • One celadon pot from the Yue Kiln
  • Cock-head-shaped celadon jug from Yue Kiln, Jin Dynasty
  • Celadon bowl from Yue Kiln, Tang Dynasty Copper spoon, Tang Dynasty, Unearthed from the Construction Site of Zhongdonghe River
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