Tang Dynasty Jade Bottle, 唐玉瓶

Tang Dynasty Jade Bottle, 唐玉瓶. H.25cm, W.6cm,D.4cm. Carved with white jade, the cover of the container has onion shape. At the neck of the container, there are two notched ears each has a loose ring. bbbBelow the ccears, there is incised line auspicious motif.  At the belly part,  there is low relief honeysuckle, the bottom has water lily. Both sides have the same motif. Based on the meaning of the water lily, this is container may be called the treasury bottle of the Guang-In.本器白玉雕琢, 蓋子呈洋蔥形, 頸部較窄, 兩側有游環執耳, 瓶腹飾忍冬花淺浮雕, 下端飾蓮花淺浮雕, 此器可能作為觀音菩薩之詩寶瓶.