Chinese collection

Item LL 9546

Accession no: LL 9546
Object type: Jade, Hardstone and Glass
Name: Hair ornament
Materials: Kingfisher feather, silver, jade and glass
Place made: China
Date made: Late Qing Dynasty (C.1851-1911 AD)
Measurements: L.14.5 cm

Description: Hair ornament, of filigree work. Designs of flowers, foliage, fruit, and emblems, inlaid with kingfisher feathers. Fruit and berries in green jade and ruby glass.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 831.