Carved Ink Stone and Box
Carved Ink Stone and Box, China, double melon-shape with carved details of melon vines in relief, the conforming wood box with three carved leaves in a vine in relief, the stone stained in dark purple, case ht. 8, wd. 5, inkstone ht. 6 1/4, wd. 4 1/8 in.
in good condition with some surface scratches to stone, the wood box slightly warped.
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