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Subject:Chinese bronze brush rest
Posted By: Chris J. Thu, Jun 17, 2021 IP:

I need translation of inscriptions on this brush rest.

Subject:Re: Chinese bronze brush rest
Posted By: I.Nagy Fri, Jun 18, 2021

状元 - Number One Scholar (Title conferred on the one who came first in the highest imperial examination)
及第 - Pass an imperial examination
宣徳年制 - Made during the Xuande Reign
(An apocryphal four character base mark - Xuande -
title of reign - 1426-1435)

With regards,

Subject:Re: Chinese bronze brush rest
Posted By: Chris. J Fri, Jun 18, 2021

Thank you very much. For me it looks that this was maid in fourth quater of 19th. century | Associations | Articles | Exhibitions | Galleries |