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Norigae (Trinkets)
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Why this is a
Masterpiece

It is representative of accessories worn by Korean women in daily life.

History of the Object
There are many types of norigae and they are decorative and elegant. Women usually wore them on the jacket of the hanbok and at the waist of the skirt. This piece consists of a butterfly‐shaped loop. It is designed to be worn at the waist. Underneath the butterfly ornament, there are grape, flower, and jar‐shaped ornaments and strings with colorful tassels. All three ornaments are covered in gold and there are corals attached.

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Type
Costume and Jewelry 
Materials
Metal, silver, glass, coral, gems, and enamel 
Measurements
Length 36 cm.  
Creator name
Unknown 
Creator date
Unknown 
Where it was made
Korea 
Geography
Korea 
Time period
AD 14th century ~ AD 20th century 
Creation date
14th Century - 20th Century; Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910) 
Function
Norigae is an accessory worn by women with the Korean traditional dress, hanbok. 
Acquisition
Purchase 
Copyright
Government of the Republic of Korea 
Acknowledgements
 
Owner
 
Museum
National Folk Museum of Korea 
Credit line
National Folk Museum of Korea 

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