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清 十八世紀顧二娘款鳳紋硯
Inkstone with phoenix design

Artist:
Attributed to Gu Erniang (Chinese, active early 18th century)
Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
18th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
L. 5 1/16 in. (12.9 cm); W. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm)
Classification:
Inkstone
Credit Line:
Gift of Lily and Baird Hastings, 1989
Accession Number:
1989.99.1a–d
Not on view
Signature: Signature reading Wumen Gu Erniang zhi (made by Gu Erniang of Wumen)
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