Lukesi Weilian (魯可思威廉) is Chinese for “William Lucas.” A Chinese language chop with five characters, the first three in white from top to bottom on the right and the last two in red from top to bottom on the left.
Pinyin: lukesi weilian
Collection: William Brian Lucas
Material: white translucent calcite with brown band around middle and brown top
Carver’s mark: 魯可思為威廉兒做。甲午年。
Size: 1.9 x 1.7 cm.
Date: August 2014