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A Chinese circular ink cake, Qing Dynasty, inscribed 'Da Qing Qian Long Nian Cao X Gong Zhi' ('Made by Cao Gong in the Great Qianlong period') within a gilt square, and 'Yu Zhi' (gifted);, decorated with dragons and characters with traces of gilding and po
A set of three Chinese vermilion ink cakes and two ink sticks, each ink cake finely moulded with relief decoration and all five with inscriptions. 10.6 cm; 9.7 cm; 9.7 cm diameter; 15.8 cm long, fitted box
A rare Chinese polychrome ink cake, 1844, Qing Dynasty, Daoguang period, with a carved landscape on one side, a lengthy poem on the reverse, framed by four Strident dragons, the edge inscribed 'Daoguang Jia Chen' cyclical year. 14 cm diameter. Provenance:
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