House of China (瓷房子), a landmark building in Northern Chinese city of Tianjin, opens on Monday (September 3). The building is clad with 400 million porcelain pieces, took 5 years to complete, and reportedly cost USD65 million on decorations.

China House opens
House of China opens (Image courtesy of Xinhuanet)

Most of the porcelain pieces and vases are from ancient Chinese dynasties, which include some precious jade figurines and rare jewels… hence the outrageous cost.

House of China, Tianjin House of China, Tianjin
The exterior of the porcelain decorated house (File images courtesy of Crienglish)


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