Home /Culture/ Art70-year-old woman builds timepiece museum at home(chinadaily.com.cn)Updated:2015-07-29 10:47Comments70-year-old woman Wu Xiuying presents her timepieces collected over 32 years at her home in Jilin, Jilin province July 21, 2015. [Photo/IC]Wu Xiuying, a 70-year-old woman in Jilin, Jilin province has collected more than a thousand large and small timepieces from home and abroad in the past 32 years, spending more than 100,000 RMB. Her nearly 200-square-meter residence houses all kinds of old-fashioned wall clocks and other timepieces, making it a small museum.Wu said that, with the strong support of her husband and son, she started collecting timepieces that appealed to her. The oldest wall clock at her museum was produced in 1813. The item from farthest away is a small, old belt clock produced in the United States.Previous Page1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Next PagePrevious Page1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Next PagePhotoChinese navy conducts drill in South China SeaLast telegram office in ShanghaiSandstorm hits grassland festivityTop 10 profit earners in the worldWorlds largest radio telescope being builtRelated StoriesSwiss watchmaking exhibition comes to BeijingThe beauty of time: Swiss watch exhibition makes splash at Capital Museum BeijingIWCs panda watches on sale in ChinaCapital Museum holds Swiss watchmaking exhibitionApples watch hasnt impressed the fashion worldTagsmuseum timepiece artMost Popular…| About China Daily | Advertise on Site | Contact Us | Job Offer |Copyright 1995 -. All rights reserved. The content (including but not limited to text, photo, multimedia information, etc) published in this site belongs to China Daily Information Co (CDIC). Without written authorization from CDIC, such content shall not be republished or used in any form. Note: Browsers with 1024*768 or higher resolution are suggested for this site.License for publishing multimedia online 0108263             Registration Number: 130349