What is the translation for the calligraphy?
Calligraphy Flower Pedestal (China)
ITEM#: 11747147Product features:
- Add a handmade touch to your home decor with a calligraphy flower pedestal
- Dramatic accent piece features black Chinese characters over a beige background with some red accents
- Decorative accessories offer a perfect way to display your bonsai tree or lucky bamboo
This hand-crafted item and many others come from a third generation family run factory in mainland China. Their skills of hand-painting, hand-rubbed lacquering, and hand-tooling have been passed down for many generations. We are proud to support them in their quest to keep their age-old techniques alive for future generations. Many of the artists are hired out of semi-retirement to work from home training the next generation to become master craftsmen. These masters are highly respected in their craft and their culture which have survived through many Chinese dynasties and continue to produce valuable and desirable pieces for your home decor.
The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.
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|Dimensions||25 in. H x 8 in. W x 8 in. D|
Questions & Answers
Hello lunatec, We do not have a translation of the calligraphy which can often change with each pedestal as they are hand painted, no two are exactly alike. Have a great day!
I don't see what the dimensions are....height/ depth/ diameter..
Hello bengreen, For the Calligraphy Flower Pedestal (China) the dimensions are 25 in. H x 8 in. W x 8in. D. Please feel free to contact us again with any further questions. Thank you for shopping with us!
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