Couplet : "羅才晉士禮賢始，富國強民教育先"
Composed by Dr Li Chau Yuan (Hong Kong), written by Mr Cho Chung Ngok (Hong Kong)
Dingmao year 
173 x 30 x 0.7 cm
Inscribed on the couplet : "羅才晉士禮賢始 / 富國強民教育先 / 李超源撰句 / 曹忠岳書 / 丁卯年三月"
Reddish brown rectangular wooden block with gold ink inscription.
The couplet was composed by Dr Li Chau Yuan and given to the Northcote College of Education. The couplet means : "In order for a nation to be strong, it has to promote education and nurture the talented".
- Hong Kong Institute of Education