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Pair of hairpins

Pair of hairpins

  • Place of origin:

    China (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1883 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silver, chased and enamelled

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Pair of hairpins, made of silver, in the shape of flower tubes tapering to a point, chased and enamelled.

Place of Origin

China (made)


ca. 1883 (made)

Materials and Techniques

Silver, chased and enamelled


Length: 3.25 in

Object history note

Purchased from Amsterdam Exhibition 1883

Descriptive line

Pair of hairpins, silver, enamelled, China


Silver; Enamel


Chasing; Enamelling


Accessories; Jewellery


East Asia Collection

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