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Brush, 1890–1910

This is a brush. It was made by Luan Chang. It is dated 1890–1910 and we acquired it in 1997. Its medium is rolled, cast, repoussé, and punched silver; bristles. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Fong Chow. It is credited Gift of Fong Chow.

  • Button (China)
  • cloisonne enamel, metal.
  • Bequest of Julia Hutchins Wolcott.
  • 1959-66-73

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 4.7 × 24.7 × 8 cm (1 7/8 × 9 3/4 × 3 1/8 in.)

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Brush, 1890–1910; Made by Luan Chang (Chinese); rolled, cast, repoussé, and punched silver; bristles; H x W x D: 4.7 × 24.7 × 8 cm (1 7/8 × 9 3/4 × 3 1/8 in.); Gift of Fong Chow; 1996-109-7

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Passion for the Exotic: Japonism.

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