Early 20th Century Chinese Mill Stone

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With its textured and ribbed surface this hand-carved stone once ground grain and nuts at a Hebei province wind- or watermill. Over a hundred years old, the stone’s surface has worn down through use, leaving only a hint of its original texture. A polished top adds contrast and provides a smooth surface for a potted plant in quiet corner of the garden.

  

Details

  • Of the Period
    Qing
  • Place of Origin
    China
  • Date of Manufacture
    1900
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    21 in. H
    53 cm H
  • Diameter
    10
  • Seller Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU82008191043
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