Antique Chinese Brush Container 36 Stratagems

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Antique Chinese Brush Container 36 Stratagems

 

 

Exceptional, antique Chinese brush container made of bamboo. Very detailed carving of the 36 war strategies all along the outer wall.

Diameter: appr. 13 cm, Height: ca. 15,9 cm, ( 5,2 x 6,2 inches) good condition. The brush pot is from the beginning of last century.

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The Thirty-Six Stratagems (Chinese: 三十六計; Pinyin: sanshiliu ji)) was a Chinese essay used to illustrate a series of stratagems used in politics, war, as well as in civil interaction.

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