Jingdezhen

What is Jingdezhen known for?


pottery

; bordering Anhui to the north. It is known as the "Porcelain Capital" because it has been producing quality pottery for 1700 years. The city has a well-documented history that stretches back over 2000 years. History During the Han Dynasty, Jingdezhen was known as Xinping. Historical records show that it was during

volume 5 part 1 48" . The size of the workforce employed in paper money factories was large; it was recorded in 1175 that the factory at Hangzhou employed more than a thousand workers a day. Pottery Porcelain (Chinese porcelain) is made from a hard paste made of the clay kaolin and a feldspar called petuntse, which cements the vessel and seals any Wiktionary:pore

and exchanged presents with him; Soong gave Hu a work of glass art from Liuli Gongfang, and received a piece of Jingdezhen pottery from Hu. Soong was only the second major political figure from Taiwan


world famous

Pond *sanbao village created by world famous ceramic artist Jackson Li *Wuyuan county, the most beautiful village in China-40 minutes' bus from Jingdezhen Custom profile Religion *'''Buddhism''' *'''Christianity''' *'''Taoism''' *'''Islam''' Local cuisine *Jiaoziba (a special kind of dumpling (partially spicy) which is popular in Jingdezhen City See also *Porcelain *kaolinite *Video about Jingdezhen

of death, they probably are not a wise choice. See An evening stroll to People's park,you'll see lots of couples gather and dancing there,and you are more than welcome to partake with them. - Jingdezhen Ceramic Museum - Jingdezhen Ceramic Historical Exhibition Area - Hutian Ancient Kiln Site - Porcelain Street - China Porcelain Garden - Yaoli Scenic Area - Lotus Pond - Sanbao village created by world famous ceramic artist Jackson Li Do '''Saturday Creative Market''' The Pottery Workshop


white quality

;ref name "Finlay 158" The new ware was made possible by the export of cobalt from Persia (called ''Huihui qing'', 回回青, "Islamic blue"), combined with the translucent white quality of Chinese porcelain. Finlay, p.158''ff'' Cobalt blue was considered as a precious commodity, with a value about twice that of gold. Motifs also draw inspiration from Islamic decorations. ref


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lotus (Nelumbo nucifera) decorations, a metal rim, and a transparent blue-toned glaze, from Jingdezhen, 12th or 13th century; ''Right item'': A Southern Song miniature model (scale model) of a granary with removable top lid and doorway, qingbai porcelain with transparent blue-toned glaze, Jingdezhen, 13th century. The annual output of minted copper currency in 1085 alone reached roughly six billion coins.

p 156 . The most notable advancement in the Song economy was the establishment of the world's first government issued paper-printed money, known as Jiaozi (Jiaozi (currency)) (''see also Huizi (Huizi (currency))''). For the printing of paper money (banknote) alone, the Song court established several government-run factories in the cities of Huizhou, Chengdu, Hangzhou, and Anqi. ref name "needham


creative

of death, they probably are not a wise choice. See An evening stroll to People's park,you'll see lots of couples gather and dancing there,and you are more than welcome to partake with them. - Jingdezhen Ceramic Museum - Jingdezhen Ceramic Historical Exhibition Area - Hutian Ancient Kiln Site - Porcelain Street - China Porcelain Garden - Yaoli Scenic Area - Lotus Pond - Sanbao village created by world famous ceramic artist Jackson Li Do '''Saturday Creative Market''' The Pottery Workshop

Creative Market happens every Saturday morning in our courtyard from 08:00-12:00. Over one hundred vendors, comprised of young local artists, sell their artistic works. The Creative Market has been a catalyst for inspiring creativity and entrepreneurialism for the emerging Chinese artists in Jingdezhen. Every week you can find a wide variety of artwork ranging from traditional pottery or contemporary designs, to jewelry, sculpture, and much more. If you are planning a trip to Jingdezhen you

will be sure to stop by Saturday morning and experience the energetic and creative atmosphere. Buy There have been kilns in Jingdezhen for centuries and today it produces a lot of the finest Chinese pottery. Eat You will not starve even if you are almost broke! Everything from a few yuan simple dishes to touristic expensive restaurants available. With very little tourists around, you are not likely to getting ripped off if you can not read the menu. Drink There is a Chinese


medical service

title Social and Economic Date by Region (2007) url http: www.jxstj.gov.cn resource nj 2008cd indexch.htm author date accessdate 2009-09-08 There are also 74 primary schools in the city with 40,000 students and 1,884 teachers. Public health Jingdezhen has more than 20 medical service institutions with a total 2182 beds. Doctors and nurses number 2,672. It has the largest hospital system in the north-east of Jiangxi Province. The No.1, No.2 and No.3 People's Hospital of Jingdezhen are the most important hospitals in the city; the No.4 People's Hospital is a psychiatric hospital. Tourism and local custom thumb right 500px ''' Huizhou District Huizhou (File:YAOLIA.JPG) architecture (Anhui Province) in Yaoli (Yaoli, Fuliang County) town, Fuliang county''' Travel Overview Jingdezhen is a major tourism destination in northern Jiangxi Province. Most of the city's tourist attractions have a link to the ceramics for which it is famous. The city also provides access to nearby popular tourist areas such as Lushan (Lushan District), Huangshan (Huangshan District), and Wuyuan. In 2007, Jingdezhen City earned RMB3.027 billion yuan in revenues from tourism. Tourism accounted for 11.2% of local GDP, up from its share in 2006. The number of visitors is also rising year by year as the city's transportation links to the rest of China improve. At present, Jingdezhen has the most tourist hotels of any city in Jiangxi Province. In the city there is one quasi-five-star hotel, two four-star hotels, and many three-star and other common grade hotels. left thumb 200px Residents of rural Jingdezhen (File:JUMIN.JPG) Attractions *Jingdezhen Ceramic Museum *Jingdezhen Ceramic Historical Exhibition Area *Hutian Ancient Kiln Site *Porcelain Street *China Porcelain Garden *Yaoli (Yaoli, Fuliang County) Scenic Area *Lotus Pond *sanbao village created by world famous ceramic artist Jackson Li *Wuyuan county, the most beautiful village in China-40 minutes' bus from Jingdezhen Custom profile Religion *'''Buddhism''' *'''Christianity''' *'''Taoism''' *'''Islam''' Local cuisine *Jiaoziba (a special kind of dumpling (partially spicy) which is popular in Jingdezhen City See also *Porcelain *kaolinite *Video about Jingdezhen CCTV video:Selection of ceramic collection of ordinary people in Jingdezhen Sister cities * Wikipedia:Jingdezhen


producing quality

; bordering Anhui to the north. It is known as the "Porcelain Capital" because it has been producing quality pottery for 1700 years. The city has a well-documented history that stretches back over 2000 years. History During the Han Dynasty, Jingdezhen was known as Xinping. Historical records show that it was during this time that it began to make porcelain. Translated from Chinese version of Jingdezhen in Wikipedia Xinping then was renamed Changnanzhen (Changnan Town) during the Tang Dynasty since it sits at the south bank of Chang river. And "china" is translated from "Changnan". In 1004 CE during the North Song Dynasty, it was renamed again as Jingdezhen, taking the era name of the emperor during whose reign its porcelain production first rose to fame. In the Ming and Qing dynasties, Jingdezhen was named one of four famous towns in Chinese history, along with Foshan (Guangdong), Hankou (Hubei) and Zhuxianzhen (Henan). Wikipedia:Jingdezhen


translation publishing

Dictionary(compact edition) year 1993 language publisher Shanghai Translation Publishing House page 961 isbn 7-5327-1321-0 accessdate Climate Jingdezhen has a humid subtropical climate (Köppen (Köppen climate classification) ''Cfa'') affected by the East Asian monsoon, with long, humid, very hot summers and cool and drier winters with occasional cold snaps. The monthly 24-hour average temperature ranges from in January to


national historical

During the Cultural Revolution, Jingdezhen produced a large number of porcelain Mao badges (Chairman Mao badge) and statues of a seated Mao Zedong. File:Jingdezhen soft paste porcelain flower holder Famille Rose 1736 1796 Qianlong period.jpg Jingdezhen soft paste porcelain flower holder, "Famille Rose", 1736–1796, Qianlong period. File:Jingdezhen blue and white plate Yuan period mid 14th century.jpg Jingdezhen blue and white plate, mid-14th century. File:Porcelain plate - Jingdezhen.jpg Early Kangxi 17th Century, Jingdezhen Ware, Nantoyōsō Collection, Japan File:Ming plate 15th century Jingdezhen kilns Jiangxi.jpg Ming plate with grape design, 15th century, Jingdezhen kilns, Jiangxi. British Museum. File:Chinese - Wine Jar with Carp among Water Weeds and Lotuses - Walters 491917 - View G.jpg ''Wine Jar with Carp among Water Weeds and Lotuses'', 16th

Jingdezhen

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'''Jingdezhen''', (or the '''Town of Jingde'''), is a prefecture-level city, previously a town (Town of China), in northeastern Jiangxi province, People's Republic of China, with a total population of 1,554,000 (2007), bordering Anhui to the north. It is known as the "Porcelain Capital" because it has been producing quality pottery for 1700 years. The city has a well-documented history that stretches back over 2000 years.

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