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Hair Ornament

Object Number:20452
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Manchu
Provenience: Mongolia
Qiqihar
Period: 19th Century
Date Made: 1800 - 1899
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Bat
Shou
Height: 3.6 cm
Length: 30.2 cm
Depth: 0.7 cm
Credit Line:Gift of George L. Farnum and John Edward Farnum, 1898

Description

Flat hair pin ornament (bianfang). Silver. Flat strip with bat and Chinese Shou character.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

The Stories We Wear (25 Sep 2021 - 12 Jun 2022) View Objects in Exhibition

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