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    Posted 8 years ago

    kyratango
    (440 items)

    This little fellow bears the marks for Meyle & Mayer.
    Stamped "Depose", "sterling" and the Mayle & Mayer maker's mark of a dragonfly, 22cm steel pin, 4cm large, 3cm long.
    Had it for a loong time without notifying the dragonfly stamp at the very bottom of the abdomen
    When I bought it, there was a second one, pin attach broken, which I
    don't bought ... Bitterly regret, Sight...

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    Comments

    1. Elisabethan Elisabethan, 8 years ago
      Love the Bee :-)
    2. antiquerose antiquerose, 8 years ago
      Awwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww....love it!!
    3. period_gems period_gems, 8 years ago
      :O So much lovely!

      We always remember the ones that got away.
    4. Roycroftbooksfromme1, 8 years ago
      cool beans.............
    5. Vintagefran Vintagefran, 8 years ago
      Beautiful. I love it!
    6. toracat toracat, 8 years ago
      Beeeee u tiful!!!
    7. SEAN68 SEAN68, 8 years ago
      stunning!!
    8. Hatpinholly, 8 years ago
      Your French plique-a-jour hatpin is STUNNING. You SHOULD regret not buying the other! If you ever feel like you don't want this anymore, contact me!!!

      Holly ;-)
    9. Jewels1900 Jewels1900, 8 years ago
      This is a lovely, lovely bee. You can see the fantastic quality from underneath. I would so happily have him in my collection. He's also pictured in the Jugendstil-Schmuck book in a fantastic red, blue & yellow combo. Try not to feel too bad about overlooking the other one, he's a real treasure.
    10. kyratango kyratango, 8 years ago
      Thanks Holly, Toracat, Sean and Jewels1900 for your kind comments, and thanks all for your loves!
      BzzBzz ;-)
    11. kyratango kyratango, 8 years ago
      Thanks too Newtmes Antiquerose and DrFluffy for your loves! :-)
    12. kyratango kyratango, 7 years ago
      Just saw this dragonfly, 161285175655 item
      Don't you think it is a shame to clean as much an remove all the patina?
    13. Jewels1900 Jewels1900, 7 years ago
      Looks like that poor little chap has been dipped. Hate dipping.
    14. kyratango kyratango, 7 years ago
      You're right!!! Dipping & rhodium plating on silver diamond 19th jewels! Grrr.
    15. kyratango kyratango, 7 years ago
      Thanks Phil! :-)
    16. Virginia.vintage Virginia.vintage, 7 years ago
      Beauty!!
    17. MrsWarren MrsWarren, 7 years ago
      Double LOVE.
    18. kyratango kyratango, 7 years ago
      Totally agree with you idcloisonne! But be careful not to wash paste or rhinestone jewellery (1920 silver costume jewelry) wich is not open back !
      Thanks to you, Virginia.vintage and MrsWarren for your loves and warm comments :-)
    19. kyratango kyratango, 7 years ago
      Many, many thanks to the 38 lovers!
    20. AmberRose AmberRose, 7 years ago
      Just saw this...beautiful. So organic and earthy. Holly's comment just cracked me up...don't we all have regrets while hunting.
    21. Nigella, 7 years ago
      Stunning hatpin - a work of art! Juuuust beautiful.

      Thanks for sharing kyratango!
    22. vintagelamp vintagelamp, 7 years ago
      I really love this! It is beautiful!!!
    23. kyratango kyratango, 7 years ago
      I did nothing to it, it was in perfect condition!
      I identified Meyle Mayer pinch very recently, by seeing other items on the net...
      The same hat pin without name in the description sold on swiss EBay for 1200$ One or two years ago :-)
      Many thanks for your input !
    24. kyratango kyratango, 7 years ago
      Volontiers, c'est quoi ton fb, je ne t'ai pas trouvé?
    25. kyratango kyratango, 6 years ago
      Thank you Hunter for loving my BZZZ Bzzz :-)
    26. kyratango kyratango, 6 years ago
      50 000 thanks to all of you, 50 lovers! BZZZ Bzzz
    27. kyratango kyratango, 4 years ago
      It has been reproduced! ô..Ô
      https://www.ebay.com/itm/Victorian-Trading-Co-Bee-in-My-Bonnet-Hat-Pin/272926178717?hash=item3f8baafd9d:g:7f0AAOSwg8taB0Zy
    28. kyratango kyratango, 1 year ago
      Just found and kyratised this old all BRASS unsigned bumblebee brooch... So much similarities in shape, size and construction make me sure it is made by Meyle and Mayer...
      https://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/285937-old-brass-bumblebee-brooch-meyle-and-ma#comment-1314628

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