Oil-paper Umbrellas in China's Guizhou

November 14, 2012
Editor: Liu Yunting

A worker processes oil-paper umbrellas at a workshop in Xixiu District of Anshun City, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Nov. 12, 2012. Made of oiled paper and bamboo frame, oil-paper umbrella is a traditional Chinese handicraft. The skills of making oil-paper umbrellas were introduced to Guizhou in early Ming Dynasty (1368-1644).  [Xinhua]

A worker processes oil-paper umbrellas at a workshop in Xixiu District of Anshun City, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Nov. 12, 2012. Made of oiled paper and bamboo frame, oil-paper umbrella is a traditional Chinese handicraft. The skills of making oil-paper umbrellas were introduced to Guizhou in early Ming Dynasty (1368-1644).  [Xinhua]

Photo taken on Nov. 12, 2012 shows oil-paper umbrellas at a workshop in Xixiu District of Anshun City, southwest China's Guizhou Province. Made of oiled paper and bamboo frame, oil-paper umbrella is a traditional Chinese handicraft. The skills of making oil-paper umbrellas were introduced to Guizhou in early Ming Dynasty (1368-1644). [Xinhua]

Photo taken on Nov. 12, 2012 shows oil-paper umbrellas at a workshop in Xixiu District of Anshun City, southwest China's Guizhou Province. Made of oiled paper and bamboo frame, oil-paper umbrella is a traditional Chinese handicraft. The skills of making oil-paper umbrellas were introduced to Guizhou in early Ming Dynasty (1368-1644). [Xinhua]

A craftsman makes oil-paper umbrellas at a workshop in Xixiu District of Anshun City, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Nov. 12, 2012. Made of oiled paper and bamboo frame, oil-paper umbrella is a traditional Chinese handicraft. The skills of making oil-paper umbrellas were introduced to Guizhou in early Ming Dynasty (1368-1644). [Xinhua]

A craftsman makes oil-paper umbrellas at a workshop in Xixiu District of Anshun City, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Nov. 12, 2012. Made of oiled paper and bamboo frame, oil-paper umbrella is a traditional Chinese handicraft. The skills of making oil-paper umbrellas were introduced to Guizhou in early Ming Dynasty (1368-1644). [Xinhua]

A worker shows an oil-paper umbrella at a workshop in Xixiu District of Anshun City, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Nov. 12, 2012. Made of oiled paper and bamboo frame, oil-paper umbrella is a traditional Chinese handicraft. The skills of making oil-paper umbrellas were introduced to Guizhou in early Ming Dynasty (1368-1644). [Xinhua]

A worker shows an oil-paper umbrella at a workshop in Xixiu District of Anshun City, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Nov. 12, 2012. Made of oiled paper and bamboo frame, oil-paper umbrella is a traditional Chinese handicraft. The skills of making oil-paper umbrellas were introduced to Guizhou in early Ming Dynasty (1368-1644). [Xinhua]

(Source: Xinhua)

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