Exhibition showcases artefacts from Hanoi collectors

Antique collectors from Hanoi showcase their collectors in conjunction with the 1,000 year anniversary of Hanoi. Unfortunately, the article doesn’t write where the exhibition actually is.

Ancient artifacts displayed in Hanoi
VOV News, 11 February 2010

An exhibition opened in Hanoi on February 11 to display 100 antiques with some dating back to the first century.
The display will lift the curtain on various activities of Hanoian antiques collectors towards the grand celebrations of the 1,000th anniversary of Thang Long-Hanoi, said Dao Phan Long, Chairman of the Thang Long-Hanoi Pottery and Antiquities Researchers and Collectors.

The items on show, collected and preserved by 14 private collectors in Hanoi, were made of all materials like wood, bronze and pottery.


Author: Noel Tan

Dr Noel Hidalgo Tan is the Senior Specialist in Archaeology at SEAMEO-SPAFA, the Southeast Asian Regional Centre for Archaelogy and Fine Arts.

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