The essence of Chu Dau pottery

Chu Dau is a brand that has spread far and wide and has connected the quintessence of pottery, bringing the country's traditional ceramic products to tourists both home and abroad.

The essence of Chu Dau pottery

Drawing motifs on Chu Dau pottery product (Photo: VNP/VNA)

The essence of Chu Dau pottery


Chu Dau pottery is an ancient Vietnamese pottery craft dating back to the 12th century, flourishing in the 14th and 15th centuries and lost in the 17th century (Photo: VNP/VNA)

The essence of Chu Dau pottery


With nearly 600 years of history, this ceramic brand was rediscovered in the 1980s in the form of a blue ceramic vase on display at the Topaki Saray Museum in Istanbul, Turkey, with the signature of Bui Thi Hy, the creator of Chu Dau pottery (Photo: VNP/VNA)



The essence of Chu Dau pottery



Inside the factory of Chu Dau Ceramics Joint Stock Company (Photo: VNP/VNA)

The essence of Chu Dau pottery



Pottery products are being glazed (Photo: VNP/VNA)

The essence of Chu Dau pottery


Recognizing the meaning and value of Chu Dau Pottery, in 2001, Hanoi Trade Joint Stock Corporation (Hapro), a member of BRG Group, established Chu Dau Ceramics Joint Stock Company with a mission to revive the lost ancient pottery brand and develop the craft village of Chu Dau in Thai Tan commune, Nam Sach district, Hai Duong province, into a ceramic tourism attraction (Photo: VNP/VNA)

The essence of Chu Dau pottery



Patterns and motifs on Chu Dau products are imbued with Vietnamese traditional culture (Photo: VNP/VNA)

The essence of Chu Dau pottery



New pottery products before firing process (Photo: VNP/VNA)

The essence of Chu Dau pottery



Carp images are familiar on Chu Dau pottery products (Photo: VNP/VNA)

The essence of Chu Dau pottery



The Chu Dau Pottery Showroom with a variety of pottery products on display (Photo: VNP/VNA)

 
The essence of Chu Dau pottery



The Chu Dau Pottery Showroom with a variety of pottery products on display (Photo: VNP/VNA)

The essence of Chu Dau pottery



The Chu Dau Pottery Showroom with a variety of pottery products on display (Photo: VNP/VNA)

The essence of Chu Dau pottery


The Chu Dau Pottery Showroom with a variety of pottery products on display (Photo: VNP/VNA)

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