Chinese Antique Jades in the National Palace Museum( 國立故宮博物院 )

1475630465633The National Palace Museum,located in Taipei and TaibaoChiayi County, Taiwan, has a 158579905868408088 (1)permanent collection of nearly 700,000 pieces of ancient Chinese imperial artifacts and artworks, making it one of the largest of its type in the world. The collection encompasses 8,000 years of history of Chinese art from the Neolithic age to the modern.[3] Most of the collection are high quality pieces collected by China’s emperors. The National Palace Museum shares its roots with the Palace Museum in the Forbidden City, whose extensive collection of artwork and artifacts were built upon the imperial collections of the Ming and Qing dynasties. (65) (66)