Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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hair ornament
  • Japan
  • hair ornament, date unknown
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • silver, coral
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0236
Description

Hair ornament with silver flowers, four prunus blossoms with coral centers. Spray mounted on a silver form shaped like a closed fan. Handle of the fan has three silver leaves with a coral bead mounted on it. Small silver bud on a piece of coral on a slide on pin. Filagree ball with tiny silver bell mounted on a fan. Two silver charms suspended from spray, one with prunus flower, the other is a bell-shaped flower.