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Summer Palace - Dubbo glass tower
Beijing

Beijing outside the existing maximum building retains most complete imperial garden Summer Palace of Longevity Hill stands a glass tower, and its name is called "stupa" is also commonly known as "Treasure glass tower.

Treasure glass tower was built on behalf of Qianlong 16 years (1751), built by Emperor Qianlong of the celebration of the sixty birthday of the Queen Mother, is a combination of a pavilion and Miyan Shi tower, the tower was equilateral octagonal, from top to bottom is divided into seven, 16 meters high. The whole tower with yellow, green, green, blue, purple colored glass tiles inlaid. Tower ride south to north, with red walls in the tower around the puzzle, the gate north, the door to establish the structure of a wood, glazed tile roof of the arch.

The whole tower of the base layer of white marble carved Xumizuo. The tower of one, three, five, tall, pavilion-style, two, four, six, seven-storey tower is relatively short, like a double-double eaves of the pavilion. In the north of the pavilion-style tower, east, south, west, middle with an arch-shaped shrines, placed in the shrines Results Jiafu Zuo glass Buddha. Surrounded by large shrines around the tower, covered with rows of small shrines, plastic sitting Buddha in the shrine, a total of 580 Buddha statues. The body of the Buddha of this three-tiered tower, are golden yellow glazed tiles inlay puzzle. In the eaves of the angle of the tower, the hoisting of a brass bell. Around the pavilion-style tower, around the fence of hollow glass. Thrones were set on the top of the tower, surrounded by hanging lap bells, above the bells brake body, above the brake top. The whole Tasha are made ​​of copper, and in the above gold-plated. Treasure the overall shape of the glass tower is beautiful, well-proportioned between the layers, is a boutique in the glass tower of the Qing Dynasty.

Copyright: Jacky cheng
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送信日: 08/03/2012
更新日: 19/06/2014
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