Vietnam Art Books -- Precious antiques displayed

Precious antiques displayed


Recently found precious antiques will be displayed at the Vietnam Museum of History this month.

The antiques will be divided into three sections: stone sculpture of Cham culture, antiques in the Ly-Tran dynasties and antiques in the Le-Nguyen dynasties, covering a total of 10,000 square metres.

Most notable antiques on show include the Vo Canh stele from the third century, stone buffalo from the 14th century, stone elephant from the 18th century and two steles unearthed in a recent excavation in the ancient Hanoi citadel.

Reprinted with permission from Nhan Dan Newspaper.

     

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