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A work made of gold, pearls, jade, quartz and kingfisher feather ornament.

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  • A work made of gold, pearls, jade, quartz and kingfisher feather ornament.

Date:

19th century

Artist:

China

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Headress

Place

China (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

1801–1900

Medium

Gold, pearls, jade, quartz and kingfisher feather ornament

Dimensions

42.9 × 26.4 × 15.9 cm (16 7/8 × 10 3/8 × 6 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Richard E. Danielson and Mrs. Chauncey McCormick

Reference Number

1963.396a-b

Extended information about this artwork

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