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Korean Hair Ornament

2006.44.97ab (RS9212)

Description

Carved floral design Korean jade hair piece. Original case with green fabric exterior and pink fabric interior.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1925
Inscriptions
"Korean /Hair Ornament" (Handwritten)
Location of origin
Korea (origin)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
hair accessories
ORNAMENT, HAIR
Dimensions
7/8 in (hair piece), 1 5/8 in (box) x 1 1/8 in (hair piece), 1 9/16 in (box) (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.97ab
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
101677

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