Chatelaine of chains and Chinese coins

Made:
1880-1920 in China

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White metal chateleine, 2 chains and 2 Chinese coins, from the larger coin depend tweezers, scoop and probe, each on its own chain, Chinese, 1880-1920

Details

Category:
Asian Medicine
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A657768
Materials:
alloy, complete and silk
type:
chatelaine
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume