Unusual 19th century wooden Japanese printing block carved on one side with numerous characters both in standard kanji and in cursive script (sosho), most probably a page from a book. Excellent quality sharp carving, fantastic patina on the piece with caked ink all over the printing surface, wonderful feel of age. Comes with a bronze fitting for hanging, makes a wonderful wall decoration. Size 5 x 7 5/8 inches, thickness 3/4 inches.Domestic: Flat-rate of $15.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.Combined shipping: Please ask about combined shipping for multiple lots before bidding.Location: This item ships from Massachusetts
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