Chinese Lacquerware

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Fri Aug 21, 2020 2:24 pm

The time-consuming process uses the sap from the Chinese Lacquer Tree, which is treated and applied as layers of lacquer over porcelain. Lacquer is mixed with a variety of pigments and even gold powder, to produce a layered work of art. Learn more about the process here: ... re-teacups

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