Mt.Kaolin

Mt.Kaolin 40km northeast off the city proper of Jingdezhen, the porcelain metropolic, was the source of an essential rawmaterial of Jingdezhen ceramic industry in ancient times. And the naming place of Kaolin, an universalferm in clay mineralogy. It is now a major national protection units of culfural relics and a provincial seenic spot of Jiangxi.

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During Song and Yuan Dynasties, the discovery of the use of kaolin made possible the preparation of the porcelain body compound, a mixture of porcelain stone and kaolin (abinary formula) Thus, the firing temperature was greatly raised, deformation during firing reduced and porcelain quality significantly improved. That had brought about a qualitative leap forward in the history of china's ceramic industry, and laid a solid foundation for Jingdezhen's subsequent status as the porcelain metropolis of the world.

Around Mt.kaolin are a great number of culturalrelics and historicsites left behind by hundreds of years’extensive Kaolin mining, including ancient Minigng sites, Washing pits, Shuikon Pavilion, Age-old Dongpu street, old pier,etc. Piles of white Kaolin slay cover the mountain, a spectacular sight known as "A green Mountain with white snow".

Mt.Kaolin is now a sighnificant tourist attraction combining ceramic culture with the natural environment in Jingdezhen. 

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