Miao Silvered Metal traditional circular crown. China.The sides of the crown are decorated with a series of panels, decorated with stylised fish and flowers. At the top of the crown is a Silvered Metal graduated circular spiral lug, and, below the top, twelve Silvered Metal lines, each decorated with three graduated circular spiral lugs. Between these lugs are bands of twisted Silvered Metal wire. A Silvered Metal linked chain is attached to the base for the crown. The inner diameter of the crown is 8 inches, the height of the side panels is 2 inches, and the overall height of the crown is 5 inches.