石狮 Stone Lions2017-07-26
石狮 Stone Lions
Time: March, 1924
Location: Outside the west school gate
Peking University purchased them from the folk. There was still the receipt in the university document archives. Its full text was the following:
The writer Wen Hanzhang has a pair of stone lions handing down from my ancestor. Now because of the difficult livelihood, the family allows to sell them, through the introducer Zhen Deyuan, to Yenching University. We make it seven hundred yuan, 100 of which will be paid at first and the remaining paid once transported. I will be irresponsible if damaged afterwards. This writing will be the proof.