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Hairpin

Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Date:
15th–16th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
L. 6 5/16 in. (16 cm)
Classification:
Jade
Credit Line:
Alfred W. Hoyt Collection, Bequest of Rosina H. Hoppin, 1965
Accession Number:
65.86.171
Not on view
Alfred W. Hoyt , New York (until d. 1911) ; Rosina H. Hoppin , New York (until d. 1965; bequeathed to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Extravagant Display: Chinese Art in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries," December 14, 2010–May 1, 2011.

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