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Chopstick

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Object Number:92-1-19A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Section:Asian
Materials:Ivory
Silver
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1992
Other Number:7549A-C? - Other Number
7049A-C? - Other Number

Description

Pair of ivory chopsticks (A-B) in an elaborate case (C) of carved wood with heavy silver fittings. The silver is decorated in repousse with dragons, and with incised floral patterns and auspicious characters. Case contains one large empty space, possibly for a knife or pipe.

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