Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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wood block
  • China
  • wood block, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: China
  • wood, pigment, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 7 x 6.5 x 3.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 2 3/4 x 2 1/2 x 1 3/8 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Allen Phillips
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3509

The square wood block has two corners angled off. One surface has rows of raised Chinese characters. That surface is red, the rest is dark brown.