APSARA Authority: Find out how to restore pieces of ancient Khmer ceramics

Published on 09 January 2018 12:48 PM Post By ៖ Apsara National Authority

The ancient materials, which were used by ancestors, were made from burning grains, such as jars, bowls, cups, etc. Those were categorized as ceramic. Over 20 years of excavation, researchers of APSARA Authority and foreign partners have discovered and collected over 90,000 pieces of ceramics to be retained at APSARA Authority Center.

Currently, ceramics team of APSARA is registering and repairing large pieces to uncover the original shape of ancient ceramic relics. Up to now, experts have decided to repair 19 ceramics and are continuing to repair other pieces.

Mr. Thy Sereyvuth, an archaeological expert, who got train in the repair of ancient ceramics, confirmed that the repair work of the ancient ceramics was done in 5 phases, cleaning up the connection, fillings, plastering, paints and inscriptions.

The renovated ceramics will be exhibited to the public at Preah Norodom Sihanouk-Angkor Museum. This exhibition will help the public to understand the value of heritage and protect it together.






















នៅព្រឹកថ្ងៃព្រហស្បតិ៍ ២កើត ខែមាឃ ឆ្នាំរកា នព្វស័ក ព.ស២៥៦១ ត្រូវនឹងថ្ងៃទី១៨ ខែមករា ឆ្នាំ២០១៨ គណៈកម្មាធិការជំនាញនៃរដ្ឋសភាសាធារណរដ្ឋកូរ៉េទទួលបន្ទុកការងារអប់រំ កីឡា វប្បធម៌ និងទេសចរណ៍ បានសម្តែងការគួរសមជាមួយ ឯកឧត្តមបណ្ឌិត ស៊ុ ម៉ាប់ អគ្គនាយកអាជ្ញាធរជាតិអប្សរា និងស្វែងយល់ពីគម្រោងជួសជុលប្រាសាទពិធូរ។ គម្រោងជួសជុលប្រាសាទព្រះពិធូរ គឺជាកិច្ចសហប្រតិបត្តិការរវាងអាជ្ញាធរជាតិអប្សរា និង មូលនិធិបេតិកភណ្ឌវប្បធម៌កូរ៉េ (KOCHEF) និងភ្នាក់ងារសហប្រតិបត្តិការអន្តរជាតិកូរ៉េ (KOICA)។
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( 17 January 2018 )
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