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Hair Combs: China, Mongolia, Tibet, Nepal, Central Asia

The collection includes all types of hair ornaments: combs, pins, diadems, crowns, and tiaras.
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ancient Chinese gold hairpin

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Chinese eight immortals comb: Impressive ivory comb featuring the eight Chinese Gods from Dao Temple (tao - taoism). The eight immortals are crossing the sea. They separately represent male, female, the old, the young, the rich, the noble, the poor, and the humble Chinese.

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Chinese eight immortels comb (4) | Creative-museum

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China | Kingfisher feather hair ornament; Metal hair ornament, decorated with kingfisher feathers, metal, pearl beads, coral beads, & cloisonné. | ca. 1700 - 1899 / Qing Dynasty

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Ornament Period: Tang dynasty (618–907) Culture: China Medium: Gold Classification: Jewelry

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China | Pale Celadon jade hairpin; carved with a tapering reticulated panel depicting figures amidst scrolling lotus flowers, the tassel formed from pearls, red and coral-coloured beads, a small jade butterfly, and a small jade plaque carved with a two character mark which reads tian fu, 20.5cm | Late Qing Dynasty | 1'000£ ~ sold (May '15)

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Barrette. Chased gilt silver mount, seed pearls and black bead. Mongolian

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An Important Gold and Ivory Comb, Probably Tang Dynasty (618-907) 48,800.00$. 9cm wide. Decorated with fine filigree work on the both sides, inset with well polished malachite, the spine with small coral beads. Source: http://mossgreen.com.au/

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Manchu woman's hairpins, bien-fang. Gilt silver, carnelian, kingfisher feather, gemstones. Qing dynasty. Private collection

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Pearl And Ruby Hairpin Ming Dynasty 16th Century www.ollemans.com

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Comb with the Hindu God Vishnu Nepal, circa 1725 Jewelry and Adornments; combs Ivory

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Comb with the Hindu God Vishnu

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