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文房四寶 The four treasures of the study

The ‘four treasures of the study’ (文房四寶, pronounced wén fáng sì bǎo) is a Chinese expression used to refer to the brush, ink-stick, ink-stone and paper. The study is the study room of the scholar. The Chinese ink-stick is made … Continue reading

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