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Cultural Festival of National Art Treasures opens

(People's Daily Online)

16:48, November 23, 2011

Liu Aiyu, a practitioner of traditional Lu brocade weaving from Shandong province, displayed more than 23 intangible cultural heritage items together with other practitioners at the festival.
(Xinhua/Li Xin)

Edited and Translated by Han Shasha, People's Daily Online

On Nov. 23, the fourth Cultural Festival of National Art Treasures kicked off at the Museum of Chinese Art Treasures in Beijing.

The theme of the fourth cultural festival is "Maintaining Tradition, Developing Classical Arts and Promoting Cultural Prosperity." Some horns from the extinct wooly rhinoceros and other art treasures were displayed at the festival.

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