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Decorative arts. The principal crafts in China are pottery, jade carving, metalwork
(including gold and silver inlay and cloisonne enamel), textiles, and lacquer ware
. In several of these, China can claim a long priority over the rest of the world.
2, Chinese and Korean Pottery and Porcelain (1964); a.d. brankston, Early Ming
Wares of Ching-te-chen (1938); Stephen bushell, Description of Chinese Pottery
and Porcelain: Being a Translation of the T'ao Shuo (1910); sir harry garner, ...
Kamares The pottery of the first palaces (2000 to 1700 bc), ware known as
Kamares ware, is greatly superior to Early Minoan pottery, because of the
introduction of the potter's wheel. The decoration is an elaboration of the light on
dark of the ...
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