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A PRIVATE COLLECTION OF SCHOLARLY WORKS OF ART

AN ALOESWOOD 'PRUNUS' HAIRPIN
QING DYNASTY
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349

A PRIVATE COLLECTION OF SCHOLARLY WORKS OF ART

AN ALOESWOOD 'PRUNUS' HAIRPIN
QING DYNASTY
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Details & Cataloguing

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AN ALOESWOOD 'PRUNUS' HAIRPIN
QING DYNASTY
of elongated form, intricately pierced with blooming prunus branches encircled by a gilded floral border, the handle inlaid with a mother-of-pearl bat with wings stretched in flight
30.6 cm, 12 in.
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Catalogue Note

An aloeswood hairpin carved with flowers, in the Palace Museum, Beijing, is illustrated in The Palace Museum Collection of Elite Carvings, Beijing, 2004, pl. 89.

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