Bat-shaped hair ornament

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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
1644-1911
Period
Qing dynasty
Accession Number
RLS1997.48.4261
Credit Line
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Topic
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
bat
China
Chinese Art
gilding
Paul Singer collection
wirework
coiled wire
Origin
China
Medium
Gilt metal, jade, glass or stone.
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 18.1 x 7.1 x 2 cm (7 1/8 x 2 13/16 x 13/16 in)
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum
Type
Metalwork
Jewelry and Ornament