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A Rare Pottery Ink-Stone of Tang Dynasty.

A Rare Pottery Ink-Stone of Tang Dynasty.


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Pottery: Pre 1492: Item # 1205315

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Description:
A black pottery inks-tone was a rare survivor of scholar items from ancient time.
With characteristic image of a toad, the ink-stone was assembled by a cover and a basin.
Vividly it was depicted on the surface with toad's skin when old adhesives were preserved within the pleats.
One old chip was found on the side of the cover.

Date: Tang Dynasty, 618-907.

Length: 12.5cm

A CUSTOM-MADE COTTON BOX IS INCLUDED.