The history of candle vessels in China

The history of candle vessels in China

Candle vessels, for human beings, are indispensable and important daily necessities. Before the 19th century, electric light was not invented, so “fire” became the only light source for lighting at that time. The ancient Chinese used candle vessels when burning candles, and candle vessels have been developed for more than two thousand years as the main lighting tool in ancient times.

With the development of craftsmanship and aesthetic changes in various dynasties, there are a lot of unique candle vessels in our meseum. the style of candlesticks has been diversified, either elegant or simple, large or small. From the material of candle vessels, they are divided into stone, copper, ceramic , glass . Quality, etc. The first stone, copper and iron candlesticks were used, followed by ceramic candle vessels. The ceramic candle vessels are unique in design and bright and diverse, making these products highly collectible. With the advancement of modern industrialization, more and more glass candle holders have occupied most of the market, and glass has become the main material of candle vessles.

The history of candle vessels in China

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