The Ancient Astronomy
Cultural Relics of Ming Qing Dynasty
Ancient Jade Culture of Henan
Bronze Wares of Chu Kingdom
Highlights of Civilization in Ancient Central China
The Chu State Bronze Hall
Henan Ancient Jade Articles Hall
300-year-old painting textbook highlights museum show
An exhibition reviewing a 300-year-old textbook for traditional Chinese painting opened in National Library of China in Beijing recently.The event displays more than 10 different versions of Jieziyuan Huapu, or Manual of the Mustard Seed Garden, as well as modern painting gurus' works that are adaptions of the book to reveal their continuous development of Chinese painting.
Basin with Bluish Green Glaze
This basin with bluish green glaze is a porcelain vessel dating from the Song Dynasty. It is 5 cm high and 17.5 cm in diameter, weighing 350 g. It was unearthed from a Song tomb at Shilipu Village in Qiling Township, Ruzhou City in 1981 and is now housed in the Ru Porcelain Museum in Ruzhou City.