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Exploring the ancient brick carvings in Pucheng, Xi'an

(People's Daily Online)

08:14, April 20, 2012

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Edited and translated by Xue Meng, People's Daily Online

Photo shows a scene in a construction material plant in Pucheng, Shaanxi Province. Sculptures and carvings representing cultures from different dynasties can be seen everywhere on the floor of the tile kiln. The place can almost be called "a museum for bricks and tiles". Such skills for folk art and craft should be inherited and preserved as time goes by.

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