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Object Number: 29-96-826
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Qing Dynasty
Date Made: 19th Century
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Paper
Metal
Glass
Height: 22cm
Length: 10cm
Width: 22cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904

Description

Theatrical headdress resembles a tiara with earflaps. Two dragons with heads attached by springs on each side. Inlaid with nine mirrors on each side.


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