【Video】Have a close look at the Shu Brocade

Authors: Go Chengdu


Do you want to know how the exquisite Shu brocade is woven?
As early as the Han Dynasty, the silk from China travelled along the historic Silk Road and became the luxury during the Roman aristocracy. Boasting as one of the largest export cities of Chinese silk during the golden age of the Han and Tang Dynasties, Chengdu enjoys a rich resource of history and culture in the silk and brocade making industries and set a special government department named "Jinguan" (or "brocade office") to supervise the production of Shu brocade, which greatly helped the city lie the foundation for future sound development.
Do you want to know how the exquisite Shu brocade is woven? Have a look at this video and you may get a better understanding of Shu brocade, which is rooted in the city's history and culture.

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