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Maker: Unknown
Material and Medium: Ivory, bristles (hair)
Dimensions: Overall: 235 x 75mm (9 1/4 x 2 15/16in.)
Department: Decorative Art
Accession Number: 2007.338
This brush would have been mounted on a long wooden pole to do large scale calligraphy and painting. The decoration is a stylised form of the Chinese character 'shou', which means 'longevity'.
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