Top 10 treasures in Palace Museum
Located in the center of Beijing, the Palace Museum, historically and artistically one of the most comprehensive museum in China, was established on the basis of the Forbidden City, a palace of the Ming and Qing dynasties (1368-1840), and their collection of treasures. The Palace Museum has the country’s largest collection of ancient art works, some of which are invaluable national treasures. These art treasures include paintings, pottery, bronze wares, inscribed wares, toys, clocks and court documents. Here collected are top 10 treasures in this fantastic China museum.
1. Gold cup inlaid with treasures of the stable Qing Empire 乾隆款金瓯永固杯– It’s the representative of the palace cultural relics in the Palace Museum.
5. Riverside Scene at Qingming Festival 《清明上河图》 – “Riverside Scene at Qingming Festival” is one of the most valuable Chinese ancient paintings, was created by Zhang Zerui in Song Dynasty (960-1279).
6. Pingfu calligraphy copy book by Lu Ji in Western Jin Dynasty 西晋陆机的《平复帖》