Vase, carved nephrite jade with wood stand, China, Qing dynasty, ca. 1800-1850
Height: 19.7 cm
[Vase] Height: 15.5 cm
China, room 44
Vase shaped as a pine tree
The combination of pine, bamboo, fungus and rock makes a wish for longevity. The crane is also a symbol of long life, so a common birthday wish.
Carved nephrite jade with wooden stand
Museum no. C.1897-1910