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Printing Block

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Object Number:
29-96-815A
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Tibetan
Provenience:
Tibet
Section:
Asian
Materials:
Wood
Description:
Rectangular slab of wood with a small hole on one corner. One side is carved in relief for printing. The image is in the form of a spearhead outline, with the interior filled with calligraphy (probably a Buddhist prayer). On the reverse, in ink, the numbers 155 P 21- have been written.
Height:
15.9cm
Width:
8.3cm
Depth:
0.6cm
Credit Line:
Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:
155   -   Other Number

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