Chinese Scholars Silver Ink Stone. Box with Incised Calligraphy (A Brothers Keepsake), Qing dynasty. A Chinese Scholars Silver Ink Stone Box and Cover with incised Calligraphy, Qing dynasty. A good example in perfect usable condition, the cover incised with incised floral arrangements (magnolia flowers). Such a type is scarcely found, with true silver and not that of Paktong (German silver), attractively worn away to reveal a brass body. The calligraphy is of superb quality, written as to gift the piece from one brother (Bo Chao) to another (Ji Yun) and to maintain its safekeeping. (W)8 x (H)2.25cm. The condition is good, consistent with the estimated age and the material used. Subtracting 25% from each additional item. We are pleased to answer any questions that you may have regarding offered items. This includes requests for additional photos. Please reach out to us via eBays messaging interface. Many of the items on offer are of considerable age. Inherently, these items will have some minor or light wear. Any major flaws and damages i. Chips or cracks will be clearly disclosed within item descriptions and images. Pieces are photographed under studio lighting and conditions. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. More detailed condition requests can be obtained via the messaging interface. In the event that an item arrives not as described or damaged, notification must be received within 24-hours of signature confirmation with a clear photograph showing the discrepancy or damage. Photographic stands and aids are not included in sale, unless stated otherwise. The item “Chinese Silver Ink Stone Box Calligraphy (A Brothers Gift), Qing dynasty” is in sale since Friday, May 11, 2018. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Chinese\Other Chinese”. The seller is “lost-and-found-antiquities” and is located in Windsor. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Original/Repro: Antique Original
- Region of Origin: Chinese
- Sub-Type: Asian Art Sale
- Chinese Dynasty: Qing (1644-1911)