$160

Antique: 19th Century Hair Pin with Sparkling Paste Stones

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SKU: #BR306

A beautiful antique hair pin with a garland of sparkling pastes. The pin portion is made of horn rather than celluloid. A perfect way to add a little flash and shimmer to your hair on your wedding day, not only because the pastes are still bright despite their age, but also because the pin has a hinge mechanism that allows you to adjust it to just the right angle. 

Dimensions & Details

  • The diameter of the paste garland is approximately 1.8 cm. The total length of the pin is 8.6 cm or 3.4 inches.

Origin

  • Unknown

Period & Hallmarks

  • 19th century

Condition

  • The pin is in good condition for its age. The pastes are bright.

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