Lettering Brush


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Lettering Brush   (1900.16.0031A)
  1. Communication T&E
  2. :
  3. Written Communication T&E
  4. :
  5. Writing Devices
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Late Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), Early Republic of China (1912-1949), Early 20th Century
Culture Chinese

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 17.2 cm
Dimension 2 (Diameter) 0.6 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 4 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Plant--Bamboo, Pigment, Animal-Hair
Manufacturing Processes Carved
Munsell Color Information Moderate Orange Yellow (7.5YR 7/6) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

Cameron, Nigel. The Chinese Scholar's Desk. Hong Kong: FormAsia Books, 2003.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Richard Kao
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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