Wig

Chinese
Qing dynasty
19th century


Object Place: China

Dimensions

5.5 x 7 x 18.2 cm (2 3/16 x 2 3/4 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.23.134d

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Wig: Black hair glued to a foundation of cotton material painted black. From top of braid a jade-colored handle of a pin protrudes.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift