Scholars' Root Pot

c. 1800
$5,080 USD
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Dimensions
W: 16.5" D: 11.25" H: 15.75"
Materials
Root
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Collection #
CAE118
Estimated Shipping
$75

Brush pots and scroll pots carved to resemble tree trunks were popular during the Qing dynasty (1644-1911), and were among the many esteemed objects found in a traditional scholar’s studio. This early 19th-century scroll pot made of hand-carved root wood has an organic form that would have been used as a source of creative inspiration, calling to mind the complexities of nature.

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