Calligraphy is among the oldest and most-revered art forms in China, with a history that stretches back thousands of years. In keeping with that status, the tools of the calligraphy artist are works of art in themselves, prized by collectors for their beauty and craftsmanship. Our faithful reproductions of antique calligraphy brushes are crafted entirely by hand, with beaded bone handles and soft horse hair bristles. Reproduction antique calligraphy brushes. Handcrafted from dyed deer bone and dyed and natural horse hair. Decorative use only. Made in China. A Williams-Sonoma exclusive.