Liu, Robert K.
October 2013
Ornament;2013, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p16
The author discusses vintage Chinese bangles and bracelets, focusing on ethnographic analysis of various pieces dating from the Qing Dynasty to Republic of China. Topics include the use of materials such as rattan, silver, and bamboo in such jewelry, the social use and meanings of the pieces, and the craftsmanship and design in their construction.


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