Comb and hairpin

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Historical period(s)
Late Edo or Meiji period, mid 19th-early 20th century
Medium
Wood with lacquer and gold
Dimensions
H x W x D (.1 comb): 3.6 × 8.5 × 0.5 cm (1 7/16 × 3 3/8 × 3/16 in) H x W x D (.2a-b. hairpin, assembled): 1.2 × 14.2 × 0.9 cm (1/2 × 5 9/16 × 3/8 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth Candida Ridout
Accession Number
F2016.9.1-2a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jewelry and Ornament, Lacquer
Type

Comb and hairpin

Keywords
Japan, Late Edo period (1716 - 1868), Meiji era (1868 - 1912)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Elizabeth Candida Ridout American, died 2015

Inscription(s)

Characters on comb at front right.

Marking(s)

Comb with tag printed: ¥38000.

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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