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Five scholar's articles, Late Qing dynasty / 20th century

Five scholar's articles, Late Qing dynasty / 20th century

Five scholar's articles, Late Qing dynasty / 20th century

Five scholar's articles

Late Qing dynasty / 20th century

清末 / 二十世紀 文房品五件


comprising a cricket cage; an inkstone with wood box and cover; a scholar's rock with wood stand; a knife and scabbard; and a brush (9)


Length of largest 12¼ in., 31 cm

The cricket cage in overall good condition. The inkstone with a few very faint fissures to the stone near the tip. The scholar rock with a restored break to the mid-section. The fan-shaped knife and scabbard with a few minor age cracks to the wood and small minor losses to the tip of the scabbard. The brush with a few age cracks to the handle. All with some minor age-appropriate wear, as can be expected.


蟋蟀籠整體品相良好。硯料邊緣見少許微細綹紋。賞石中部見一斷損經修補。扇形刀鞘見少許微細裂紋與年代相符,頂端見小缺損。毛筆筆桿見少許裂痕與年代相符。整體均見少許正常磨損與年代相符。


Please note that this lot will require a CITES permit for export outside of the United States.


敬請注意,本拍品如出口至美國境外需申請相關CITES許可證。


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The cricket cage: 

Play It Again: Asian Games and Pastimes, E&J Frankel, New York, 2004, cat. no. 23A.