OBJECTS FOR THE SCHOLAR'S DESK, Hong Kong 2009
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Scholar's Implements

A FIVE-PEAKED IVORY BRUSHREST

MING DYNASTY (1368-1644)

DIAMETER: 12CM

The brushrest is carved from a semi-circular section of ivory. Each peak of the brushrest varies in height and is decorated front and back with a pattern resembling either gnarled knots of a tree or swirling clouds.

明代象牙仿樹紋筆山