Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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“national treasure” (guo bao 國寶) ink cake
  • China
  • “national treasure” (guo bao 國寶) ink cake, early 1900s, Republic of China (1911–1949)
  • Where object was made: China
  • ink, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 1.9 x 5.08 x 15.24 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 3/4 x 2 x 6 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3000
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Ink cake with dragon design