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
Period
Early 20th Century
Materials and Techniques
Limestone
Condition
Good
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
21 in. H
53 cm H
Diameter
10
Dealer Location
Chicago, IL
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU82008191043
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