Scholar's Inkstone

c. 1850
$580 USD SOLD
Dimensions
W: 4.5" D: 7.25" H: 1.0"
Materials
Stone
Collection #
CAF167
Estimated Shipping
$25

This finely crafted 19th century ink stone was carved by hand in China during the Qing Dynasty. An artist would have used this stone to mix the ink for his work. Traditional Chinese ink starts out as a solid stick or cake, which would be ground in the flat tray of this stone and then mixed with water. This ink stone has aged with a beautiful texture over time and calls to be touched.

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