The Sound of Bamboo

Zhumingzi (竹鳴子) means “the sound of bamboo” or possibly “Master of the sound of bamboo.” This is a copy of an old seal. Chinese language chop with three red characters from top to bottom and right to left. Stone supplied by Dr. Yang.

  • Inscription: 竹鳴子
  • Pinyin: zhumingzi
  • Collection: Yang Jiyu
  • Material: brownish/tan Chinese stone with streaks
  • Carver’s mark: 竹鳴子
  • Size: 1.6 x 1.6 cm.
  • Date: January 2013
  • Registry: cs263