Ornaments for a Headdress, Gold, gilded metal, kingfisher feathers, glass, and semiprecious stones, China

Ornaments for a Headdress

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
18th–19th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Gold, gilded metal, kingfisher feathers, glass, and semiprecious stones
Dimensions:
a) H. 6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm); W. 10 1/2 in. (26.7 cm)
b–d) each: Diam. 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
John Stewart Kennedy Fund, 1915
Accession Number:
15.95.182a–d
Not on view
[ Lockwood de Forest , New York, until 1915; sold to MMA]
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Costumes and Accessories of the Qing Dynasty (1644–1911)," August 8, 2007–October 28, 2007.