English Edition: The Rebirth of the Big Jar-coffin

Large jar coffins are a burial method unique to the Yeongsangang River basin. This book is the English edition of The Rebirth of the Big Jar-coffin, first published in 2018 in Korean, to assist an international audience with easy understanding of various research findings on the jar coffins. It introduces the characteristics and manufacturing process of jar coffins found in the area, and retells stories from the project to revive the relevant manufacturing techniques, carried out by Naju NRICH. The book also carries accounts from researchers, master craftsmen, and members of the public from a variety of fields who participated in the project.


The Rebirth of the Big Jar-coffin (English edition)