A BRONZE BRUSH REST AND WASHER, MING
China, 1368-1644. The washer of square shape with archaistic designs, some remains of gilt, standing on four feet, with six-character mark to the base, and with an associated wood base from the Qing dynasty. The brush rest with floral designs and an associated Qing dynasty wood base. (4)
Condition: Good condition with some wear, traces of use and fine patina.
Provenance: Austrian private collection.
Weight: 233.9 g in total.
Dimensions: Size 2.5 x 5.5 x 5.5 cm (the washer). Length 7.4 cm (the brush rest).