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Ornament

Museum number:
9-89
Permalink:
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Accession number:
Acc.373
Object count:
1
Description:
Hair ornament of thin tortoise shell, decorated in gold and set with imitation flowers and berries of coral
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Japan
Verbatim coll. place:
Japan
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Coral (material) and Shell (animal material)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
1909
Department:
Cat. 9 - Asia (incl. Russia east of Urals)
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