The History Of Bottle

- Mar 01, 2018-

For thousands of years, the material of the bottle is constantly changing, mainly based on the production process and technology at that time. In ancient times, it was mainly a natural container formed by nature such as bamboo, wood, bream, husks and animal horns. From the Neolithic to the Xia dynasty, pottery was the main stream with a few bronze vessels and lacquerware. Shang and Zhou Period, with the popularity of bronze, copper wine dominant, pottery relegated to the "second line"; during the Qin and Han dynasties, the prevalence of lacquer, and jade wine; from Wei Jin to the Tang and Song Dynasties Ming and Qing dynasties, porcelain wine has been firmly overlord The throne, wine and ceramics are all the "national essences" worthy of special books in our country. The combination of the two makes the winery add endless cultural connotations and heavy historical feelings. In this period, there are also many precious wine with gold, silver and jade. From the Republic of China until now, China has been playing the leading role of glass wine bottle, and extensive use of ceramic bottles (there are many bottles using Jingdezhen porcelain, Yixing Zisha and well-known kiln Mouth porcelain), there are also a small part of the aluminum, galvanized sheet metal, plastic, stainless steel, artificial crystal, bamboo, wood, bamboo and special paper made of wine bottles. Throughout the evolution of Chinese wine containers, the dominant material order is roughly: natural materials - pottery - bronze - lacquer - porcelain - glass.


The material of the wine bottle is more diversified, such as gold plating, copper plating, iron, tin, stainless steel, pottery, purple, porcelain, wood, bamboo, glass, horns and bakelite. A variety of material bottles show their own characteristics and style. Some gorgeous precious, some solemn and generous, there are light body. Such as gold-plated seven pagoda bottle. Copper lacquer cannon bottle in Guizhou. Guizhou, Guangxi, using local specialty resources horns and bamboo made of various specialty bottles. Yunnan strange 18 pipe smoking wine when the pipe is favored.


Common bottle with ceramic bottles, glass bottles, plastic bottles, ceramic bottles are particularly welcome.