Qing Dynasty Jade清代花生竹筍白玉座

 

peanut

7f

長29 cm, 高16m., 全器為花生竹筍紋, 花 為長生果, 寓意生生            不息, 竹筍表節節高升. Carved with white jade, this boulder stand has the motif of peanut and bamboo. Peanut is considered good for long life while the bamboo has a meaning to promote to a higher position in the job or public service.