Item 346

Bamboo wrist-rest carved by Chu Bai,
This bamboo wrist-rest is made of bamboo from southern area of China. It has reddish old wrapped slurry and its calligraphic carving presents the ancient spirit in a very traditional way.
18th century

清十八世紀 竹刻東坡詩臂擱”初白款”
The inscription is written by Qing-dynasty poet Zha Chubai (also named Zha Shenxing, 1650-1727) and is about his comment on writing poems. The followings are the inscription:

  • Length:25.5cm
  • Width: 6cm