Brush Rest, Base


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Brush Rest, Base   (2010.03.0006B)
Communication T&E : Written Communication T&E : Writing Accessories
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Asia, East, China
Period/Date Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), 18th or 19th century
Culture Chinese

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 12.2 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 5.6 cm
Dimension 3 (Height) .14 cm
Weight 41 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Varnish, Plant--Wood
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Lacquered
Munsell Color Information N/A

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A

Christie’s Hong Kong, sale #2625, December 3, 2008. Lot #2343. A Bamboo Carving of Shoulao, Qing Dynasty, 18th century.


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

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Fred A. Freund Collection
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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