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Asian Art

Frontlet

19th century

Cotton, cotton thread, silk tassels, brass, glass beads, Qing coins

16 × 5 7/8 in. (40.64 × 14.92 cm)
Ann B. Goodman Collection, Gift of Ann B. Goodman
2015.125.518a-b
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese, Yao
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Provenance: 

Acquired in 2009 from Steven Frost, Birmingham, AL.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2015–June 30, 2016,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2016.pdf (accessed December 1, 2016).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.