chrysanthemum Stone Carving, Changsha
Chrysanthemum stone carving is the unique craftwork of Liuyang County. It is made from the chrysanthemum stone which was formed 200 million years ago. As far as we know, this kind of stone is produced in Liuyang County only all over the world. Liuyang chrysanthemum stone carving is regarded as "number one in the world". The stones look like chrysanthemum, with single core, double core, triple core or no core. The craftsmen take the shape of the stone to create different kinds of chrysanthemums. In recent year, it developed to be solid multilayer flowers, some even with figures in it.
Where to buy:
Liuyang County, Changsha City