chinese paper making

how they make chinese paper making

Paper making is to keep records, Mesopotamians had to crave their cuneiform characters in a stone or in press them in clay tablets,About 1,800 years agoduring the Eastern Han Dynasty Cai Lun improved China's papermaking technique using bark and hemp.This then became one of the four great ancient inventions of China and Today, ancient papermaking has been a good replaced by modern means of production, but in some places in southwestern China's Guizhou Province, where many people of ethnic-minority groups live, this ancient technique is still practiced.





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