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Hairpin

Hairpin

  • Place of origin:

    China (made)

  • Date:

    1644-1911 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    silver, jade

  • Museum number:

    M.128G-1938

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Hairpin, made of silver, with a head of carved jade in the shape of a fish-dragon in filigree mount

Place of Origin

China (made)

Date

1644-1911 (made)

Materials and Techniques

silver, jade

Dimensions

Length: 15 cm

Object history note

Purchased from George Eumorfopoulos (M.94 to 128-1938)

Descriptive line

Silver hairpin with jade fish-dragon, China

Materials

Silver; Jade

Techniques

Carving; Filigree

Categories

Ph_survey; Accessories; Jewellery

Collection

East Asia Collection

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