Tai-Dam Silver Teak Hairpin Vietnam ETJ173


From the Tai-Dam minority of north-west Vietnam, this antique hairpin is made with a teak wood shaft overlaid with beautifully decorated sheet silver. It is the first of its kind that we have been able to offer in the gallery.

Availability: In stock

The Tai-Dam who crafted this antique hairpin are the third largest ethnic group of the 54 ethnic groups recognized by the Vietnam government.

Length: 18.7 cm, 7.3 in
Materials: Silver, teak
Provenance: NW Vietnam
Period: Late 19thC

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