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Antique Master of Tea Ceremony Sign

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L: 76 D: 2 H: 41


An intricately carved master of tea ceremony sign with black and gold lacquer inscribed with the names of the master and his students, as well as the date. Detailed carvings appear on the frame of the piece, including a bat symbol at the bottom center of the piece symbolizing happiness and good fortune. From Shanxi Province, c. 1875.

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