Comb and hairpin

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Historical period(s)
Taisho era, 1912-1926
Medium
Wood with lacquer and gold
Dimensions
H x W x D (.1 comb): 3.7 × 9.5 × 0.5 cm (1 7/16 × 3 3/4 × 3/16 in) H x W x D (.2b hairpin, assembled): 1.4 × 15.3 × 0.9 cm (9/16 × 6 × 3/8 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth Candida Ridout
Accession Number
S2017.2.1-2a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jewelry and Ornament, Lacquer
Type

Comb and hairpin

Keywords
Japan, Taisho era (1912 - 1926)
Provenance

To 2015
Elizabeth Candida Ridout (d. 2015), Washington, D.C. [1]

From 2015 to 2017
Estate of Elizabeth Candida Ridout, Washington, D.C. [2]

From 2017
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, bequeathed by Elizabeth Candida Ridout, Washington, D.C. [3]

Notes:

[1] See Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

[3] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

Estate of Elizabeth Candida Ridout
Elizabeth Candida Ridout American, died 2015

Inscription(s)

Comb with characters at front right.

Marking(s)

Comb with tag printed ¥48000.

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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