Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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kushi (comb)
  • Japan
  • kushi (comb), date unknown
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • lacquer, wood, gold leaf
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0211

The gold lacquer comb has a dragonfly motif and small leaves in gold leaf. On the reverse is a red dragonfly and large leaves.