The Legend of Jade
 

The Legend of Jade

(玉石傳奇)
 
 
Synopsis: The 1976 discovery of a Henan tomb and its astonishing cache of jade treasures have baffled archaeologists for decades. Originally intended for the wife of a Shang Dynasty king, more than 750 items were retrieved, each with great historic value. This fascinating documentary series explores the mystery of how over 3,000 years ago, the Shang people could unearth such vast amounts of this precious stone and how they skilfully produced such magnificent artefacts, claimed priceless today.
 
Duration (min) : 60
Number of Episodes: 8
Genre: Documentary
Language: Mandarin
Subtitles: Chinese