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Posted 8 months ago

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kyratango
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Hat pins!!!
Rare to get a pair...

Sold for bakelite, but they are blonde carved turtle shell!

Condition is very nice, once removed grime and stickers traces... stem was a little rusted too.

Ornate shell is 10cm long, total length is 17cm.

I love the braided like carving and the glow :-)

Short stems are typical of art deco/1920 era, to wear on flapper's cloche hat.

The ball one (2.3cm) is butterscotch amber, earlier with 20 cm length.

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  1. Efesgirl Efesgirl, 8 months ago
    An online buy? They're wonderful!
  2. bijoucaillouvintage bijoucaillouvintage, 8 months ago
    Oh yes, stunning!
  3. nutsabotas6 nutsabotas6, 8 months ago
    Beautiful ! :)
  4. kyratango kyratango, 8 months ago
    Oh la la! Already 14 hatpins lovers! Thanks a lot, and love back to you all! :-))

    Bonnie and Bijou, thank you, yes, an online buy from France!
    Ken, thank you for your visit and appreciation!
  5. TassieDevil TassieDevil, 8 months ago
    Love these....beautiful!
  6. Enameled_Beetle Enameled_Beetle, 8 months ago
    Stunning! :)
  7. kyratango kyratango, 8 months ago
    Judy, Enameled_Beetle, thank you for your lovely visit and appreciation!!!

    Many thanks too for your visit and love, Lisa,Lamplover, Paris, Mrstyndall, Roycroft, JImam, Eza and Inky :-)
  8. shareurpassion shareurpassion, 8 months ago
    Kyra, these are gorgeous! Wow!!!
  9. katherinescollections katherinescollections, 8 months ago
    Beautiful carved turtle shell, love these, Pascale, little works of art! :)
  10. kyratango kyratango, 8 months ago
    Sue, Katherine, hi! Thank you for your wow, and loves :-))
    I love them much too, the braided effect carving is simple but so arty!
  11. vintagelamp vintagelamp, 8 months ago
    Love the flapper hatpins!
  12. kyratango kyratango, 8 months ago
    Ha Vintagelamp... I know you love flappers! ;-))
    Thank you for your appreciation and love!

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