FMNH 32903.nosub[2]

  • 32903: book

    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Side view of the Imperial book of ten rectangular slabs carved from exquisite Khotan nephrite jade, thirty pounds weight bound in yellow satin, silk, brocade. Chinese and Manchu writing. stacked together to show the outward appearence when the tablets are covered in the brocade.
  • 32903: book

    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: jade, silk, brocade book [2 pages of the Imperial book of ten rectangular slabs carved from exquisite Khotan nephrite, thirty pounds weight bound in yellow satin, silk, brocade. Chinese and Manchu writing]
  • 32903: book

    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: jade, silk, brocade book [2 pages of the Imperial book of ten rectangular slabs carved from exquisite Khotan nephrite, thirty pounds weight bound in yellow satin, silk, brocade. Chinese and Manchu writing]
  • 32903: book

    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Front page with dragon, 1 page of Manchu writing. 2 pages of the Imperial book of ten rectangular slabs carved from exquisite Khotan nephrite jade, thirty pounds weight bound in yellow satin, silk, brocade. Chinese and Manchu writing.
  • 32903: book

    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: [Eighth] page of Chinese writing and back page with dragon figure carved into jade. 2 pages of the Imperial book of ten rectangular slabs carved from exquisite Khotan nephrite, thirty pounds weight bound in yellow satin, silk, brocade. Chinese and Manchu writing.
  • 32903: book

    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: 2 pages of the Imperial book of ten rectangular slabs carved from exquisite Khotan nephrite jade, thirty pounds weight bound in yellow satin, silk, brocade. Chinese and Manchu writing.
  • 32903: book
    Photographer: John Weinstein : Field Museum
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Imperial book of ten rectangular slabs carved from exquisite Khotan nephrite jade, thirty pounds weight bound in yellow satin, silk, brocade. Chinese and Manchu writing.
  • 32903: book
    Photographer: John Weinstein : Field Museum
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Imperial book of ten rectangular slabs carved from exquisite Khotan nephrite jade, thirty pounds weight bound in yellow satin, silk, brocade. Chinese and Manchu writing.
  • 32903: book
    Photographer: John Weinstein : Field Museum
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Imperial book of ten rectangular slabs carved from exquisite Khotan nephrite jade, thirty pounds weight bound in yellow satin, silk, brocade. Chinese and Manchu writing.
  • 32903: Jade

    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Jade Hall 30 Case 6. Includes most of the ten pages of the Imperial Jade Book and other artifacts.
  • 32903: Jade Hall 30 Case 6

    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Jade Hall 30 Case 6. Includes most of the ten pages of the Imperial Jade Book and other artifacts.
  • Scanner: Hana Lord : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Scan of catalog card
Catalog Number: 32903.nosub[2]
Description: book
Materials: stone; jade, silk, brocade
Cultural Attribution: Han Chinese
Time Period: Qing Dynasty - 1688 AD
Locality: Asia, China, Beijing, Beijing - Peking
Accession Number: [1220] F. von Frantzius (Gift)
Accession Year:
Continent: Asia
Country: China
Province/State: Beijing
City/Town: Beijing - Peking
Collector/Source: F. von Frantzius, E. J. Heller
IRN: 1414544
GUID: 40537f29-e79c-4e90-a939-e874341e2209