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Jade/onyx signature blotter

Short-handled roller made of green jade, or onxy, and brass for rolling across blotting paper that has been placed over a signature. It was probably once part of a writing set. Originally on display as a mystery object (roller for screenprinting; smoothing hand-made paper; polish starched shirt collars; Chinese face massager) and identified by the senior photographer of Bonhams Auctioneers, Edinburgh.

Object Details

Other Number: not specified
Normal Location: Main Store West: archive box 84
Current Location: normal location

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