Beginning in the Tang Dynasty and thriving in the Song Dynasty, it
experienced a long history of over 1700 years, covering Yuan, Ming
and Qing Dynasty till nowadays, during which its glorious beauty
has always been cherished, especially since the Song Dynasty when
Jun porcelains were possessed exclusively by the royal family as
rare curios, the collection of which by civilians was prohibited,
thus the saying had it that Gold is of high price while Jun
porcelain is priceless”.