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Medium:
Horn with lacquer, silver, and gold
Dimensions:
H x W x D (.1 comb): 3.5 × 8.5 × 0.4 cm (1 3/8 × 3 3/8 × 3/16 in)
H x W x D (.2a-b hairpin, assembled): 1.2 × 14.4 × 0.9 cm (1/2 × 5 11/16 × 3/8 in)
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Lacquer
Origin:
Japan
Date:
late 19th-early 20th century
Period:
Meiji era
Previous custodian or owner:
Elizabeth Candida Ridout (American, died 2015)
Estate of Elizabeth Candida Ridout
Provenance:
From ca. 1960s to 2015
Elizabeth Candida Ridout (d. 2015), Washington, DC, purchased in Japan ca. 1960s [1]
From 2015 to 2017
Estate of Elizabeth Candida Ridout, Washington, DC [2]
From 2017
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, bequeathed by Elizabeth Candida Ridout, Washington, DC [3]
Notes:
[1] See Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record. See also Acquisition Consideration Form, object file, Collections Management Office.
[2] See note 1.
[3] See note 1.
Topic:
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Elizabeth Candida Ridout
Accession Number:
S2017.1.1-2a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2017.1.1-2a-b