Two antique bamboo chinese calligraphy or paint brushes, arranged neatly on an old ink stone for grinding chinese black writing ink. Used in chinese calligraphy writing, painting and literature. Calligraphic brushes are usually made with bamboo and animal hair such as from horse, sheep or wolves. Made in Huzhou, China. Taken with sparse composition and clean white background, with copy space for text, words, etc, nobody in picture.