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Precious antiques of Nguyen Dynasty exhibited in Hue City

Nearly 40 bronze, porcelain, gem, gold, silver, cloth antiques and ancient documents of the Nguyen Dynasty are showcased at an exhibition that opened on April 21 in the ancient capital city of Hue.
VietNamNet Bridge - Nearly 40 bronze, porcelain, gem, gold, silver, cloth antiques and ancient documents of the Nguyen Dynasty are showcased at an exhibition that opened on April 21 in the ancient capital city of Hue.

The Hue Museum of Antiquities on April 21 opened the exhibition in Long An Palace. The exhibits are mobilized from many antique collectors throughout the country.

Some antiques are introduced to the public for the first time, such as a nine-dragon ball of the Nguyen Dynasty (1802-1945), a 19th century French flower vase (the state gift of France to King Hiep Hoa, 1883), a collection of silver objects, silk-made books and royal calendars, etc. of the Nguyen Dynasty.

Some antiques introduced at the exhibition:

 

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Photo: VNE/Dan Tri

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