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The "Silverware of Nan" refers to the traditional silver crafts produced in Nan province, Thailand. Nan is known for its skilled silversmiths, who create a range of beautiful and intricate silver items such as bowls, trays, utensils, and jewelry. These items are often decorated with engravings, filigree, and inlaid gemstones, and are highly prized for their craftsmanship and artistic value.
The tradition of silver crafting in Nan dates back many centuries, and the skills and techniques used by the silversmiths have been passed down through generations. The silverware of Nan is considered to be among the finest examples of traditional Nan craftsmanship (Mr. Boonchuay Hiranwit, National Artist, Visual Arts (Exquisite Arts) B.E. 2557), and is highly sought after by collectors and art enthusiasts around the world.
Note ; Mr. Boonchuay Hiranwit, National Artist, visual arts (Exquisite Arts) B.E. 2557 passed away from an old disease on November 16, 2021 at Nai Wiang Subdistrict, Mueang Nan District, Nan Province.