The ceramic collection of the UST Museum is comprised mainly of Chinese wares and a display of many glaze types. A significant grouping are the trade wares exported from China to the Philippines over 600 years ago. The Museum’s collection can be grouped under these broad headings: ancient Philippine pottery, Chinese ceramics, Thai ceramics, Vietnamese ceramics, Japanese ceramics, and European ceramics. The bulk of the oriental arts collection consists of Chinese wares. The collection also boasts of wares from Japan, Thailand, and Vietnam.