Candlestand, see the romance of the night

“Chu Ci”

“There are many treasures in the room, Lan Gaoming Candle Huacong,”

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Su Shi wrote in “Begonia”

“I am afraid that I will sleep in the middle of the night, so I will burn the candle and take the red makeup.”

Li Shangyin’s “Night Rain Send North” has a cloud

“He Dang cuts the West Window Candle, but when it is rainy at the night of Bashan.”

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As an important lighting tool for the ancients,

The history of the candlestick has been developing for thousands of years.

The Palace Museum Tibetan Wanli · Silk enamel flower pattern chrysanthemum chrysanthemum candlestick picture originated from the official website of the Palace Museum

The ancients paid attention to the quality of life,

Create a variety of styles of candlesticks.

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In general,

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The candlestick is in the way to insert candles

Form three basic styles:

The first is the hollow tube type;

The second is hole -type;

The third is the stand -up type.

The first two styles are more common in the Jin, Tang and Song dynasties,

The latter style appeared in the Ming and Qing dynasties.

The picture of the Palace Museum Tibetan Sancai Candle Terrace originated from the official website of the Palace Museum

The Palace Museum Tibetan Yongle · Blue and White Flower Pattern Eight Fangchen candlesticks originated from the official website of the Palace Museum

The Palace Museum Tibetan · Qingyu Shou Zi Gouyun Dragon Dragon Candle Pictures originated from the official website of the Palace Museum

The candlestick was first seen in the Spring and Autumn Period,

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There were exquisite copper candlesticks during the Warring States Period,

Celadon candlesticks appeared in the Three Kingdoms and Two Jin Dynasty,

Southern Four Pipe Belt Candlestand,

The candlestick during the Sui and Tang dynasties,

The pattern is more exquisite …

Different dynasties,

The candlestick also presents different shapes,

Material and pattern.

Warring States Period,

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Bronze wares are moving towards daily life,

All kinds of production are exquisite,

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A large number of peculiar candlesticks emerged.

The picture of the Palace Museum Tibetan and the Copper Lantern Lantern is derived from the official website of the Palace Museum

More than ten color glazed enamel candlesticks,

It seems like wearing gorgeous spring clothes,

Make people can’t help but fantasize,

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Lighten the candle on the candlestick,

Will the candlelight become more color and ten?

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Palace Museum Tibetan Tibetan · Drawing enamel -entangled flowers candlestick pictures originated from the official website of the Palace Museum

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The porcelain in the early Ming Dynasty was often Sanskrit,

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Arabic to decorate,

This has nothing to do with the emphasis on the emperor at the time.

These words generally contain auspicious prayer.

Although it can no longer release the original intention,

But it was enough to let future generations witness the grand occasion of cultural exchanges at that time.

The Palace Museum Tibetan, a blue and white Arabic candlestick picture originated from the official website of the Palace Museum

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There are many types of candlesticks,

Simple, it is a plate with a pointed needle,

Square, it will cause various crafts and shapes,

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Exquisite and unusual, even animal shapes.

The picture of the Palace Museum Tibetan · Crane Candida Starts from the official Weibo of the Forbidden City

The picture of the Palace Museum Tibetan Qianlong · Fei Candle Candle Strike from the official Weibo of the Forbidden City

The picture of the Palace Museum Tibetan · Water Beast Candle Strinkings originated from the official Weibo of the Forbidden City

In addition to the lighting of the candlestick,

There is also an important function,

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It is the god of the gods as one of the top five confessions of the Buddha.

As one of the first five confession of the Buddha,

It is not only rich in shape and solemn,

And the shape of the shape, the line processing of the overall shape,

It is more beautiful and complex, with many changes.

The Palace Museum Tibetan Qianlong · Painting enamel five -supply incense burner, candlestick, and flower crickets originated from the official website of the Palace Museum

The Palace Museum Tibetan Qianlong Qianlong Painting Enamel Five Plum Blum Plum Flower Fructory Candle Strinkings originated from the official website of the Palace Museum

Underly changing lines,

Complicated and exquisite patterns,

Vivid animals,

These unrelated elements, these daily life,

Coordinated by the ancients in integration

On this small candlestick.

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The picture of the Palace Museum Tibetan · Qingju Enamel Wind Blocking Candle Strofit is derived from the official website of the Palace Museum

To this day,

After the candlestick retreats as a lighting tool, after retreating to modern lighting,

But in sacrifice and festive activities

We can still see it.

The picture of the Palace Museum Tibetan Fisanxu Twelve Golden Bad Starts is derived from the official website of the Palace Museum

When the candlestick’s unique shape and the fragrance of the candle,

The two are two,

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That kind of solemn mysterious, or sweet and romantic feeling,

Then touch the soul easily,

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Give people a space for infinite reveries.

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