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Antique natural seed pearls filigree flowers trembler hair ornament.

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    Posted 3 years ago

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    Only bidder :-)

    Described as brass and natural seed pearls, but I think the flowers are gilded silver filigree, and only the pin and springs are brass.

    The whole piece measures 14cm (5 1/2") long and each flower 2cm, spring stem is approx. 5cm (1.7/8") long.

    Even if it may looks like some Chinese Qing dynasty hair ornaments, as it is all white, without coral, enamel or kingfisher parts, I feel it to be european, regional.

    Though I sometime need seed pearls for repairs, I won't dismantle this charming hair pin.

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    1. Efesgirl Efesgirl, 3 years ago
      That's fantastic, Pascale!
    2. kyratango kyratango, 3 years ago
      Yep Bonnie, unusual and very good condition :-)
      Thank you for your prompt and lovely comment!
    3. TassieDevil TassieDevil, 3 years ago
      Not something I have seen before Pascale but very nice and almost makes me wish I had long hair still :-)
    4. KarenLR71, 3 years ago
      Simply lovely pin! I've always wondered why we don't see more 'hair' items. This one is particularly nice!
    5. nutsabotas6, 3 years ago
      It's so very pretty !! Definitely not for parts. Love pearls and this piece ! :)
    6. kyratango kyratango, 3 years ago
      Judy, thanks! Antique hair ornaments, pins or combs, even tiaras, were one of my collecting interests when I had long hair (I sold most of them years ago...) ;-))
      Can't help to buy those I encounter when they are bargains!

      KarenLR71, thank you for your kind comment! Yep, it's a shame these charming accessories are now only worn by brides... here in France all teen girls have untied long hair, they should give their uniform look a twist by using hair ornaments ;-))

      Ken, thank you for your appreciation! I love old pearls too!

      Gary! As you can see, I wasn't keen on princess costume as young girls are now (pink Barbie effect?)! This was as Obelix costume from the comics characters Asterix and Obelix.
      I still laugh at my horned helmet and mustache in a whole mess... I well remember how fun was this birthday party :-)))
      Thanks my friend for your educative comment on French language history, I certainly won't delete it!

      Love back to all of you, 19 lovers!
    7. antiquerose antiquerose, 3 years ago
      OMG....Stunning !!!!
    8. kyratango kyratango, 3 years ago
      Rose, many thanks for your lovely visit and wow comment!

      Love back to you all 23 lovers :-D
    9. vintagelamp vintagelamp, 3 years ago
      You have a great eye! Love it!
    10. lentilka11, 3 years ago
      So beautiful, I would love to wear it - except I would look weird while doing so!! :D
      But it is beautiful!!
    11. kyratango kyratango, 3 years ago
      Vintagelamp, thanks for the compliment and love!

      Lentilka, no! Not weird... Special! ;-) Thank you for all your loves :-D
    12. kyratango kyratango, 3 years ago
      Sean! Wandlessfairy! Thank you for loving :-)

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