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Chashan Dolls

First made in the early Ming Dynasty, Chashan dolls were very popular in the late Ming and early Qing Dynasties to the early Republic years. The famous “doll street” was located in Jiejing Road in the......

Qixi Gong‘an

“Qixi Gong’an” is the offering during the Qiqiao Festival (on te seventh day of the seventh lunar month every year). It is also the centerpiece for showcasing artisans’ craftsmanship. In the evening o......

Puppet Plays

Puppet Plays become famous in the Guangxu years of the Qing Dynasty. Yemen, a farmer in Shengtang village from Dalang town bought a set of puppets from Fujian, and marked the beginning of this traditi......