Intangible Cultural Property No.57 Jinan Plateau in Jeollabuk-do


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Intangible Cultural Property No.57 Jinan Plateau in Jeollabuk-do +

Classification Intangible Cultural Property / Traditional Technology / Craft
Designated date 2017.1.6
location Jinan-gun, Jeollabuk-do
The Jinan Plateau, called the roof of Honam, is a treasure house of the Kiln Site. Jinan County, North Jeolla Province, also had the highest concentration of pottery on the Jinan Plateau, where onggi production was brisk due to the large amount of clay and abundant firewood. The geopolitical advantage or dynamism as a cultural contact area is inherent in the Onggi culture of the Jinan Plateau area, which is revealed specifically in the Onggi Point custom and the formation of Onggi.

Sonnae Onggi, Pyeongjang-ri, Baegun-myeon, Jinan-gun, Jeonbuk, is also in line with the tradition of the Jinan Plateau ceramic culture, and the Historical and sustainability of the local Onggi related to the village's geographical name is still valid to this day, making it a representative Onggi point that has been producing the Jinan Plateau-type Onggi.


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