|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
San Francisco (California)
|Date Made:||19th Century|
|Inscription Language:||Chinese Language|
|Credit Line:||Gift of John Wanamaker, 1900|
One of a pair of Kan pui or jiaobei (筊杯), divining blocks. Half moon shaped. Faint traces of red paint, otherwise unpainted. Each block has the Chinese character 宙 zhou meaning "universe" written in red on the top.
|[Article] 1901. "Collections and Publications". Bulletin of the Free Museum of Science and Art. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania. Vol. III. no. No. 1. pg. 47-57 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 51-52||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
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