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Hair Ornament

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Object Number:20455A
Current Location:
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Culture:Manchu
Provenience: Mongolia
Tsitsihar
Period: 19th Century
Date Made: 19th Century CE
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Butterfly
Length: 9.2 cm
Width: 5.9 cm
Credit Line:Gift of George L. Farnum and John Edward Farnum, 1898

Description

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

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

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