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19th Century Chinese Scholar's Sign

$2,900

About

A distinctive 19th century Chinese scholar's sign mounted on custom base. These pieces were awarded to the winners of national academic examinations in China. They were customarily displayed in front of the home of the winner to bring honor to the family. M524.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 73 in. (185.42 cm)Width: 29 in. (73.66 cm)Depth: 11.5 in. (29.21 cm)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1850
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor fading.
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    Seller: M5241stDibs: 1505139724385

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    Ships From: New York, NY
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    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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