Science Museum Special Exhibition – Treasures of Time Exhibition Catalogue
This exhibition catalogue has been specially produced for “The Hong Kong Jockey Club Series: Treasures of Time” exhibition. It contains detailed descriptions and exquisite photos of The Palace Museum’s 120 invaluable collections of the 18th and 19th century timepieces that are displayed in the exhibition. It also has a brief introduction of the development of ancient Chinese timekeeping instruments and articles on research by experts from Science Museum, London and The Palace Museum on the development of the British clockmaking industry, as well as the features, transformation and conservation of the timepiece collection in the Qing court. The 376-page catalogue is in Chinese and English.