Hue traditional pottery village gets local recognition

Phuoc Tich, a 600-year-old terracotta producing village in central Thua Thien - Hue Province, was recently recognised as a traditional craft village by local authorities, which will provide funding for the revival of production. About 500 years ago, the village was the main kitchen pottery supplier for the Imperial Palace of the Nguyen Dynasty (1802-1945) in Hue. However, production ended following the ruin of the dynasty. Some outstanding products from the village can be seen at the Hue … [Read more...]