Lacquer Hairpin with Flowers

Period: Meiji period (1868–1912)
Date: second half of the 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Lacquered wood with gold, silver hiramaki-e, gold, silver foil application and mother-of-pearl inlay on black ground
Dimensions: L. 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm)
Classification: Lacquer
Credit Line: Bequest of Hope Skillman Schary, 1981
Accession Number: 1982.244.8a, b

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