Antique and Estate Jewelry and Sterling Silver from Vintages of Los Gatos
Home
 
19th Century Flower Kanzashi Hairpin

browse these categories for related items...
Directory: Estate Jewelry: Ethnic: Far Eastern: Pre 1900: item # 875853

Please refer to our stock # 99044 when inquiring.

Click to view additional online photographs
detail 1 detail 2 detail 3


Vintages
130C N. Santa Cruz Ave.
Los Gatos, CA 95030
Voice 408-399-9090

Guest Book

$295.00

19th Century Flower Kanzashi Hairpin
Beautiful flower with petals and leaves made of faux tortoise (celluloid?) or nut casing. The flower is suspended on a spring on the end of the hairpin so that it trembles. The flower is about 2 inches by 2 3/4 inches and 3/4 inch deep very 3-dimensional. The spring attaches to a 3 3/8 inch long two-prong hairpin. Condition is excellent for such an old, delicate piece. One petal has a spot of surface damage and one leaf is partially loose. Not much, considering


Page design by TROCADERO © 1998-2013 View Cart
Categories Shops Join Terms Critique Map Help