cs169

Chinese seal 169 Kalani 卡拉霓 uses the Chinese characters for their sound, to recreate the sound of the English name, rather than for their meaning (this is commonly done for foreign names). Chinese language seal with three white characters from top to bottom right to left. Image is not to scale.

  • Inscription: 卡拉霓
  • Pinyin: ka la ni
  • Collection: Kalanie Thomas
  • Material: white marble
  • Carver’s mark: 魯
  • Size: 2 x 2.2 cm
  • Date: October 2010
  • Registry: cs169

A gift for the owner’s tenth birthday.