Comb and hairpin

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Historical period(s)
Taisho era, 1912-1926
Medium
Tortoise shell and wood with lacquer, gold and silver
Dimensions
H x W x D (.1 comb): 4 × 9.4 × 0.3 cm (1 9/16 × 3 11/16 × 1/8 in) H x W x D (.2a-b hairpin, assembled): 1.1 × 14.7 × 0.5 cm (7/16 × 5 13/16 × 3/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth Candida Ridout
Accession Number
S2017.7.1-2a-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

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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