Comb and hairpin

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Historical period(s)
Meiji era, late 19th-early 20th century
Medium
Wood and horn with lacquer and gold
Dimensions
H x W x D (.1 comb): 3.6 × 8.5 × 0.6 cm (1 7/16 × 3 3/8 × 1/4 in) H x W x D (.2a-b hairpin, assembled): 1.2 × 14.3 × 0.9 cm (1/2 × 5 5/8 × 3/8 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth Candida Ridout
Accession Number
F2016.7.1-2a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jewelry and Ornament, Lacquer
Type

Comb and hairpin

Keywords
Japan, Meiji era (1868 - 1912)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Elizabeth Candida Ridout American, died 2015

Inscription(s)

Comb signed on front left side.

Marking(s)

Comb with paper tag printed ¥48000.

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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