French 19th Century gilt metal and celluloid hair comb, with faux pearls. For Sale
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French 19th Century gilt metal and celluloid hair comb, with faux pearls.

About

This is a really bold and unusual hair ornament. The pearls look like they are buttons on a shirt cuff, with gilt rope button holes. To add extra flourish, the maker has added three snake chains, suspending a larger blown glass pearl on a pendant.

Details

  • Condition
    Fair
  • Condition Details
    Some of the pearls are not exactly matching, which would suggest that at some time one, or possibly two, would have been replaced.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    W 5 in. x D 1 in.W 127 mm x D 25.4 mm
  • Length
    4.25 in. (107.95 mm)
  • Weight
    65 g
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
  • Seller Reference Number
    FB0479
  • Reference Number
    v30921710233407363fs
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