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Dublin Core

Title

Adornment: brooch

Description

One leaf-shaped gilt filigree brooch. Obverse perimeter fashioned into a botanical pattern with tadpole-shaped motifs and embellished with turquoise kingfisher feathers (tian tsui). Obverse centre mounted with a flat carved mutton fat jade motif. Reverse presents flat cross-plate and pin.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

69x30mm (l x w)

Museum Ac. No.

C1956.638

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Citation

“Adornment: brooch,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed July 17, 2020, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/236.