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Oracle Bone Script Rubber Stamp: Days in a Week

RM40.00

Estimated to be shipped from 16th Nov onwards

Sun (日) Mon (月) Tue (火) Wed (水) Thu (木) Fri (金) Sat (土)

a combination of days of the week in Japanese kanji

with the earliest primitive form of Chinese characters

Oracle bone inscriptions (甲骨文; jiǎ  wén) are the earliest Chinese writing scripts discovered. These characters were carved on tortoise shells and animal bones. They were basically used for recording daily activities and for almost everything, such as weather, cultures, health, farming and fortune. 

These beautiful characters are primitive form of Chinese characters that we are using today. They shed light on how the language came into being, while also revealing clues to the origins of these characters. 

Each piece of rubber stamps is assembled by hand with care and attention to details. We hope this unique creation will add some sparks in your everyday life.

It would be great for marking the day of the week or for adding delicate accents to your journal pages and outgoings. It could great as a gift for people who are looking for something unique or meaningful.

 

 

Size: 5 x 1.5 cm

Designed by SOM Studio x Pooi Chin

Made in Malaysia

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We believe that hand-written form has no equivalent in computer fonts.

 

Distinct from mere writing, we believe that handwriting should continue to be valued and collected. This rubber stamp features handwritten Chinese calligraphy by Pooi Chin (@pooi_chin), who is an avid the art journaling enthusiast. She enjoy expressing herself in analogue way, such as stationery crafting and handwriting.

Pooi Chin is known for her personal creative touches on her journals pages, outgoing mails and wrappings with the usage of different materials, such as wax seals, washi tapes, ephemera, rubber stamps, and many more. She believes that recording memories in analogue way is a chance of allowing ourselves to slow down and experience the rhythm of life, and also looking into the details in everyday life. 

Pooi Chin has also published her first book, "Pooi Chin - Love for Journal: The ultimate mystery of stationery" in 2017 and conducted a number of journalling workshops these years.