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tassel
  • China
  • tassel, early 1900s, Republic of China (1911–1949)
  • Where object was made: China
  • bamboo, ivory, glass, silk
  • Object Length: 10.2 cm
    Object Length: 4 in
  • Gift from the Estate of Mrs. Ernest H. Lindley
  • Not on display
  • 1945.0007.a,b
Description
Inscriptions/Signature
Exhibitions

Bamboo cylinder with ivory ends. It has an orange silk cord with an amethyst bead and red silk tassels. The cylinder is carved with chinese characters. The translation is on a paper in the box (missing). The box is covered with brocaded material in colors.