Miao Silvered Metal, (Nickel free), three tiered ceremonial crown. South West China. The crown is decorated, around the sides with panels of stylised monkeys and flowers. Above the panels is a row of stylised fish, and, above that, a row of female deities. The three tiers of the crown are decorated with pointed circular banded lugs, and pendants hang off the six curved finials. The inner diameter of the crown is 7.5 inches, and the height is 12 inches.