Half of the precious paper in Han Dynasty China unearthed in Gansu
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Museum of Gansu Province, as many as several thousand sets of paper-based artifacts, many of them precious national treasures, such as the Mogao Grottoes of Dunhuang Library Cave was discovered in the "giant Daoxing Substances Act by" 38, the records novices net out in the peace and prosperity in two years and three years of chanting recorded Haman, is the earliest known extant Dunhuang manuscripts of scripture, length 135 cm, height 24.9 cm, was designated as a national treasure in 1997. Yesterday, the UNESCO representative office in China, the Chinese Cultural Institute, Gansu Provincial Museum and the Provincial Institute of Cultural Relics and Archaeology of paper co-sponsored protection of the Fourth International Symposium on East Asia was held in Lanzhou, from Japan, Korea, North Korea, Mongolia, the United Kingdom, United States, Italy and other countries and provinces in China experts and scholars from nearly 200 people gathered in Lanzhou, around the "Silk Road Paper research and conservation" and "technology to protect and pass on traditional paper," the exchange and discussion of the two major issues . Advice of national experts and scholars of ancient paper protected As one of the four great inventions of ancient China papermaking, the invention and dissemination of the text vector substantially lower costs, so that knowledge can be spread among the civilian population, which greatly promoted the human society, technology, economic development, greatly facilitated the world's scientific and cultural dissemination and exchange, and promote a profound impact on human civilization and world history of human civilization in the history of epoch-making significance. Therefore, the protection of human civilization, the paper carrier, includes the respect of the past and vision for the future protection of their cultural heritage protection and the protection of cultural diversity is an important cause. Yesterday, the Gansu Provincial Museum held its fourth International Conference on East Asian paper conservation to better protect the heritage of paper making and paper tradition, and East Asian countries to relevant experts and scholars and research institutions to provide a technical exchange, cultural exchange and the protection of the platform to solve the paper. On the day of the meeting site, the reporter saw Gansu Provincial Museum academic report hall filled with visitors, to make the different languages of national experts able to start in an environment of harmony, the meeting also enabled the Chinese in particular, English, Japanese, Korean way simultaneous interpretation in four languages, in order to discuss the exchange of national experts to better provide more convenient conditions. The same day, Japan is Home Office Director position for a tree Sugimoto, entitled "Japan's position in the Collection of the paper is the investigation and study heritage" speech, Han Guojing vegetarian Puzhi Shan Institute of Cultural Properties save brought Professor the "ancient paper processing technology research and rehabilitation," keynote speech. During the meeting, from China, Japan, Korea, North Korea, Mongolia, experts and scholars for nearly 20 wonderful feature academic lectures, covering the five-nation East Asia, paper conservation and restoration, early investigation and analysis of ancient paper, ancient paper processing technology research and recovery, and paper artifacts disease circumstances. Among them, representatives from North Korea and Mongolia is by the Chinese Cultural Relics Bureau, China's Cultural Heritage Institute's invitation to participate in the first International Symposium on East Asia, paper conservation and restoration. Han Dynasty unearthed in Gansu most valuable paper It is understood that this symposium is the second paper, the first East Asia held in China International Symposium on Protection after the second visit to China. East Asian countries share the same cultural origin and over a thousand years of cultural forms and records, disseminate, preserve material culture of the way, and are faced with varying degrees of protection and restoration of cultural relics paper issues. Therefore, the protection of cultural relics in the paper, the East Asian Five scholars began to seek and explore the traditional craft with modern technology, the protection means, and gradually began a mutual exchange and cooperation. In 2006, the "protection of the First International Symposium on East Asia, the paper" was successfully held in Beijing in 2007, 2008, another in Japan and South Korea held a second, third General Assembly, the five countries in East Asia and gradually began to interact and Conservation of paper in the context of other related issues, in October 2008, "UNESCO representative office in China" initiated and organized and implemented launched the "East Asian Paper traditional protection methods and paper manufacturing 2008-2012" project. The protection of the Fourth International Conference on East Asian paper was held in Lanzhou Why did you choose it? Museum of Gansu Province, told reporters the Russian military is currently found in China since the Han Dynasty unearthed in Gansu up paper, this seminar is to discuss the study of ancient paper the origin of the problem, then Gansu is a very important place, where the study of ancient origin of the paper, very appropriate, on the other hand, Dunhuang Mogao Grottoes by the volume is an important part of the paper-based artifacts, Dunhuang, Gansu Province as the location of The research in this area has the obligations and responsibilities incumbent upon the hope that through this meeting to seek better technology and the traditional combination of modern technology, protection of ways to communicate new research and promote academic cooperation in East Asia. Maquan Bay paper, hanging paper spring debut Province Bo Ma Heritage is the legacy of ancient paper manuscripts, books, paintings, scriptures, newspapers, literature, etc., is to study the history, politics, technology, culture, art of the original material for the study of human social progress and scientific and technological development has a very important value. In this seminar, the provincial museum special exhibition rooms display the "Silk Road cultural relics unearthed in the paper show." In the exhibition hall, the reporter saw both paper strips from the Han Dynasty, Western Xia instruments found in Wuwei, Gansu Province, or the Institute of Archaeology excavated Han Beach paper Fong Ma Tianshui, Dunhuang Maquan Bay Han paper, a picture of a film "lying" in the showcase, these appear to have long shreds of paper, but still shines with vicissitudes of cultural brilliance. In this exhibition, also displayed some excavated from the ruins of Dunhuang Xuanquan set during the Han Dynasty and Wei paper. Home site of Dunhuang Xuanquan 90s of last century has been called the world's great archaeological discoveries. Dunhuang is located 60 km east of its three northern foothills of the Gobi Desert risk. 1990-1992 archaeological team unearthed the precious wealth of the Han Dynasty 15,000 and fur, silk, grain, copper, iron, etc., but found this site during the Han Dynasty and Wei paper is shaking the country archaeological community, known as the historical data of the fifth century discovery. "Silk Road Cultural Relics Unearthed in the paper," in addition to precious ancient paper in addition to writing exhibited by the Dunhuang Mogao Grottoes, the rolls of paper a total of more than 60 pieces of precious cultural relics.