cs210 Gang 鋼 means “steel,” the metal, but also the last name of the chop’s owners. Chinese language chop with one red character. Image is not to scale.

  • Inscription: 鋼
  • Pinyin: gang
  • Collection: Joy and Dan Steele
  • Material: white calcite with dark brown stripe
  • Carver’s mark: Lukesi
  • Size: 1.8 x 1.8 cm. cm.
  • Date: February 2012
  • Registry: cs210