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Hair Ornament

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Object Number:20447
Current Location:
Currently On Display
Culture:Manchu
Chinese
Provenience: Mongolia
Tsitsihar
Period: 19th Century
Date Made: 19th Century
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1897
Section:Asian
Materials:Silver
Enamel
Iconography:Bat
Height: 3.3 cm
Length: 30.1 cm
Depth: 0.7 cm
Credit Line:Gift of George L. Farnum and John Edward Farnum, 1898

Description

Bianfang (flat hair ornament). Silver, flat strip, bat and Chinese Shou character in blue.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

The Stories We Wear (25 Sep 2021) View Objects in Exhibition

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