fruits from china

img.: Fruit still life with whole and peeled red grapefruit (grapefruit) with wedges and blossom and on the right six lychees (hair fruits); Elisabeth Johanna Koning (1816-1887), Teylers Museum CC-BY-NC via Europeana.

Flows of people, objects and knowledge went back and forth between Europe and China across centuries, and are witnessed by a wealth of China-related cultural heritage preserved in European Institutions.
Discover the interesting stories that are told in digitized collections available on Europeana, carefully curated and selected by the Editorial Team of EU funded PAGODE – Europeana China project.

Today’s gallery is about “Fruits from China“: we sliced up some of China’s most popular fruits into this colourful gallery.

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PAGODE – Europeana China is co-financed by the Connecting Europe Facility Programme of the European Union, under GA n. INEA/CEF/ICT/A2019/1931839