An exhibition entitled ‘Wonder of Stone’ opened on Thursday, at Bogd Khaan Palace Museum, which showcasing precious stone articles with exquisite designs, used by the 8th Bogd Javzandamba Khutagt.
Mongolians have widely used precious stones in their daily life from ancient time. The Bogd Khaan Palace Museum is rich in exhibits of treasure and precious collections by Bogd Khaans and offerings of people to them.
Selected from the treasures, jewels and precious objects belonging to the beginning and middle of 20th century have been displayed at the exhibition. Snuff-bottles made of agaphite, turquoise, chalcedony and jade, necklaces made of silver, coral, pearl, and sand stone, azur stone censer, jade ashtray and pipe attracted the viewers’ attention.
The exhibition is open to pulic until December 8 free of charge to public.