metal hairpin with white medallion featuring crescent moon and cherry blossom motif in gold; moon is outlined on one side, and filled in on other; gold foil around top of prongs with floral motif

Tortoise shell hairpin, late 19th-early 20th century

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Details
Title
Tortoise shell hairpin
Role
Artist
Accession Number
2017.146.14
Provenance
Gift from Hosomi Minoru, 1975, to Mary Burke
Catalogue Raisonne
Murase, Art through a Lifetime, no. 834
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metal hairpin with white medallion featuring crescent moon and cherry blossom motif in gold; moon is outlined on one side, and filled in on other; gold foil around top of prongs with floral motif