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Wig

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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

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes