Examples of Oriental "prayer board" print blocks
Three prints from Tibetan, Manchu and Mongul prayer boards caring during reign of Emperor Kang Hsi Ching Dynasty, 1662-1723 A.D.. Also print from Buddhist scripture printed from wood blocks in 1440 A.D. Includes advertising material about the block prints, two photos of Edward Barrett in China and letters from E. Barrett to Harold G. Rugg (July 6, 1925 and February 16, 1928). Creator unknown.
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.5 linear ft. : 4 items, printed material and typescripts signed with envelope ; 36-63 cm
Manuscripts, Oriental, Printing, Specimens, Edward Barrett, Harold Goddard Rugg (1883-1957)
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