[普林斯顿大学藏科举考试作弊小抄].

[Cheat sheet of Confucian text].

Format
  • Manuscript, Book
Language
Chinese
Published/​Created
[China] : [manufacturer not identified], [not after 1905]
Description
1 satin sheet ; 15.5 x 74 cm

Details

Subject(s)
Form/​Genre
Silk
Notes
  • Manuscript on silk cloth.
  • Title devised by cataloger.
  • Text of Confucian canon (in red ink) and essay responses (in black ink) handwritten in brush pen on one side of a satin sheet, folded into 8 sections. In minuscule font size. A single word "yi" (propriety) on the back side. Prepared for cheating in imperial civil service examinations. The sheet would have been well hidden on a person, or, more likely, sewn into clothing.
Other title(s)
Word on back side
  • Yi
OCLC
179143842
Other views
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