Qing lacquer wares return to homeland

2021-03-23 12:04:51

A mahjong set in dragon texture from the late Qing Dynasty were showcased in an exhibit on Wednesday in Fuzhou, Fujian province. [Photo by Yang Jie/For chinadaily.com.cn] A mahjong set in dragon texture from the late Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), along with more than 300 other examples of Chinese lacquer wares — all of which had been exported overseas between 1840 and 1949 —were showcased in an exhibit on Wednesday in Fuzhou, Fujian province.