Chinese Jade: A slide show and talk in English and Cantonese on Saturday, May 28, 2:30-4pm

Pauline Tsui, a docent from the Asian Art Museum, will present the story of jade, considered in China to be more precious than gold. She will give a brief introduction about the formation and classification of jade, followed by an appreciation of jade pieces from 18th to early 20th century China focusing on the symbolic and auspicious meanings of jade. She will finish with tips on how to care for jade.

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