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Hairpins, China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911)  Silver and kingfisher feather
Silver and kingfisher hairpins from the Qing dynasty. Photo courtesy of San Antonio Museum of Art
Crown China, Liao dynasty (907-1125)  Gilt bronze
A gilt bronze crown from the Liao dynasty. Photo courtesy of San Antonio Museum of Art
Plaque with a Standing Lion  China, Liao dynasty (907-1125), Gilt bronze
Plaque with a Standing Lion from the Liao dynasty. Photo courtesy of San Antonio Museum of Art
Belt Plaques, China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)  Jade
A set of 18 jade plaques from the Ming dynasty. Photo courtesy of San Antonio Museum of Art