Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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kanzashi hairpin
  • Japan
  • kanzashi hairpin, date unknown
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ivory, coral, mother of pearl
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • On view: 20/21 Gallery, 405, Metal Drawer 3
  • 1928.0233

Kanzashi hairpin, scalloped ivory disk an inlay of coral cherry blossoms, and a pearl moon.