Sep 9, 2005
Sep 9, 2005

Brush Washer in Shape of a Leaf

Brush Washer in Shape of a Leaf


Porcelain with camellia-leaf green glaze

Overall: 19.7 cm (7 3/4 in.)

Gift of Lois Clarke 1970.136


The leaf-shaped brush washer came with a carved wooden stand that was made separately. It reflects how the object was previously used, displayed, and appreciated.

See also
Chinese Art
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Gift of Lois Clarke

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