Shaku (牙笏)

Dublin Core

Title

Shaku (牙笏)

Subject

traditional props in courts, ivory, white

Description

It is made of ivory, with a length 50cm, width 8cm.

Date

n.d.

Rights

This Item is protected by copyright and/or related rights. However, for this Item, either (a) no rights-holder(s) have been identified or (b) one or more rights-holder(s) have been identified but none have been located. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Relation

officials in court, presentation

Type

Physical object

Identifier

shaku

Audience

Cultural tourists
Government
Locals
NGOs for Intangible cultural heritage protection

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Feature

It is for official use. When they have assembly on every day morning, they will hold it on hand which is a way for them to inform news to the emperor.

User

court councilor

Material type

ivory

Types of performance

palace theme

Files

th-2.jpeg

Citation

“Shaku (牙笏),” CCCH9051 Group 42, accessed June 19, 2024, https://learning.hku.hk/ccch9051/group-42/items/show/42.