The Immortal Stone -
Chinese jades from the Neolithic period to the twentieth century
Jades from the museum’s collection covering the most important periods in Chinese history. Included will be jades for burial; animal sculptures and luxury utensils from the Ming and Qing periods and jades from the imperial collection, as well as fake jades from the late 19th to early 20th century. There will be a catalogue available to accompany this exhibition.
Tue 27 January 2009 to Sun 31 May 2009
Octagon (Gallery 10)