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Ink, Written Communication T&E, Art, D53.1301

Physical Description

Group of ink blocks. One large gold, one large black, seventeen smaller ones. Ink blocks have Chinese writing painted or carved on. Associated with the ink blocks are a piece of Chinese writing on a thin tissue paper, and a thicker rectangular piece of paper with a drawing on it.

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Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (a - Gold ink block): 9 x 64 x 14mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (b - Large black ink block): 11 x 36 x 17mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (c - Smaller ink block): 7 x 55 x 10mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (p - Smaller ink block): 9 x 55 x 8mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (t - Writing): 260 x 220 x 1mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (u - Picture): 150 x 85 x 1mm

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