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The Age of Discovery: Asian Ceramics Found Along the Maritime Silk Road

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2018-04-17 (Tue) ~ 2018-06-17 (Sun)
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 The Age of Discovery: Asian Ceramics Found Along the Maritime Silk Road

 

The Vietnam National Museum of History (VNMH) and Korea’s National Research Institute of Maritime Cultural Heritage have co-organized a special exhibition entitled “The Age of Discovery: Asian Ceramics Found Along the Maritime Silk Road”. The exhibition will take place from April 17 to June 17 at the Korea National Maritime Museum.

 

The exhibition aims to introduce the heritage of Vietnamese maritime culture to the Korean public and international audiences. The exhibition displays collections from five shipwrecks salvaged from the Vietnamese sea. The collections mainly consist of ceramics that were being exported on ships from Vietnam, China and Thailand between the 15th and 18th centuries. 

 

○ Period: April 17 - June 17, 2018

○ Venue: Korea National Maritime Museum

○ Opening Hours (closed on Mondays)

   9am-6pm (Tuesdays through Fridays)

   9am-9pm (Saturdays)

   9am-7pm (Sundays and holidays)

○ Free admission

○ Website: http://www.knmm.or.kr/eng/main/main.aspx

○ For more info.: 051)309-1900