Ink slab: Chinese culture grinder
Updated: 2007-05-30 09:55
Chinese calligraphy has Four Treasures of Study - Wenfangsibao , or writing brush, ink stick, ink slab, and paper. These four traditional 'treasures' have played an important role in disseminating culture and art in China, and with the passing of time, ink stones have became art works themselves.
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