Hair Ornament


From: Mongolia | Qiqihar

Curatorial Section: Asian

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Object Number 20455A
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Manchu
Provenience Mongolia | Qiqihar
Period 19th Century
Date Made 19th Century CE
Section Asian
Materials Silver
Iconography Butterfly

One of two hair ornaments. Silver. Pins with butterfly-shaped beads (beelbeetii).

Length 9.2 cm
Width 5.9 cm
Credit Line Gift of George L. Farnum and John Edward Farnum, 1898

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