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Puzzle Chinese ball made in stone

This ball consists of four separate, perforated balls inside one another, with a marble sized ball in the centre. It is an example of an impossible object, so called because the puzzle is ‘How is it made?’. It was purchased new in Taipei, Taiwan.

Item Details

Size Outer diameter 95mm.
Date Late 20th century.
Key Phrases
Ref no N3174 P398